Job Title: Chaplain - Protestant Job Code: RF
Immediate Supervisor: Pastoral Care Manager
DEPARTMENT FUNCTION/JOB OVERVIEW
Responsibilities include assessing spiritual needs of assigned patient/resident caseload and developing appropriate plans to meet those needs. Provides spiritual counseling, assists with or presents religious services, assist and coordinates community clergy and other volunteers within the parameters established by the department. Responsible for quality service delivery and internal/external customer relations for the department and Madonna as a whole, including the mission and values of the department and facility.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS
Light work - lifting up to 10 lbs. occasionally. Mobility required in order to perform visitation and counseling. Position requires long periods of standing, extensive walking and functioning at times in a high stress situation. At risk for contact with blood-borne pathogens while performing ministry involving direct contact with patient, including sacramental anointing, laying on of hands, blessing.
QUALIFICATIONS (Education/training and/or Experience)
Graduate of 4 year college plus M.Div. or equivalent from accredited seminary required. Ordination and good standing with denomination. Endorsement by ecclesiastical authority for ministry as a chaplain. Chaplaincy certification or eligibility and ministerial experience, some in a parish setting, preferred. Four units Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) or equivalent strongly preferred or willingness to undertake this commitment. Demonstrated skills and abilities related to conducting spiritual needs assessments, care planning and spiritual counseling. Team player with demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision and make good judgement decisions independently of others. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, as well as an ability to minister to individuals of diverse backgrounds, ideas and religious beliefs. General knowledge of Roman Catholic religious tradition, traditional Protestant mainline religions and ecumenical movements required. Education/experience in medical ethics preferred.
Background checks are conducted. When specific authorization forms are requested so that full background and history can be obtained, employees/applicants must sign the form(s) requested.
|Date Posted||February 14, 2019|
|Date Closes||March 1, 2019|
|Located In||Omaha, NE|
|Department||Omaha-Madonna Main Campus|