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.


  • Master's Degree Divinity or Equivalent Required

  • Coursework ACPE

  • Clinical Pastoral Education (4 units) Required


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

Additional Experience:

  • Palliative Care chaplaincy experience.


  • 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


  • 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

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

John Muir Health