Chaplain-Palliative Care & Home Health - Spiritual Care - Full Time - Variable Hours - Days

John Muir Health Concord , CA 94519

Posted 2 months ago

Job Description:

Under the supervision of both the Director of Spiritual Care and the Manager of Palliative Care, the Palliative Care/Home Health Chaplain provides direct spiritual care, including on-calls, to patients, families and staff served by the Ambulatory Palliative Care program and the Home Health program. The Chaplain teaches in-services, educational and restorative events to staff and helps mentor CPE students. The incumbent assists the Director in ensuring that the goals and objectives of the Spiritual Care department are met.

Education:

  • Master's Degree Divinity or Equivalent Required

  • Coursework ACPE

  • Clinical Pastoral Education (4 units) Required

Experience:

  • 5 years Healthcare
  • Spiritual Care Preferred
  • Healthcare
  • Chaplaincy Preferred

Additional Experience:

  • Palliative Care chaplaincy experience.

Certifications/Licensures:

  • California Driver's License
  • Proof of Good Driving Record and current Car Insurance Required
  • Ordination in Recognized Faith Group

  • Faith Group Endorsement

  • APC- Association of Professional Chaplains (Clinical Pastoral Education), NACC, NAJC, or CASC Achieved Prior to or within 12 months of hire

Skills:

  • Sensitivity to diverse religious and cultural practices and values.

  • Ability to work collegially and under supervision to facilitate a cohesive and effective ambulatory palliative care service and home health service

  • Ability to function effectively in crisis and under stress, particularly in a high volume work environment

  • Excellent skill in forming empathetic spiritual care relationships with diverse patients and families in individual or small group settings

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel, Outlook and Power Point).

Work Shift:
08.0 - 08:00 - 17:00 (United States of America)

Scheduled Weekly Hours
40


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Chaplain-Palliative Care & Home Health - Spiritual Care - Full Time - Variable Hours - Days

John Muir Health