|Job Title:||Chaplain Hospital|
|Company Name:||NorthBay Healthcare|
|Employment Type:||Full Time|
|Location:||FAIRFIELD, CA, United States|
|Department:||Spiritual Support Serivces|
|Shift Hours/ Days:||Monday through Friday/8:30am-5:00pm|
|Shift Details:||Monday through Friday 8:00 am-4:30pm or 8:30am-5:00pm|
|Date Posted:||Oct 29, 2013|
|Facility:||NorthBay Medical Center|
|Note: Please read the complete description below before applying for this job.|
Works under the supervision of the Director, Supportive Care Services. Provides spiritual care services to a diverse population of patients, families, and caregivers of NorthBay Healthcare either directly or through coordination of care with other spiritual counselors. Provides support to clinical staff. Communicates respectfully across cultures and with persons of various faiths. Serves as a liaison between the hospital and community faith groups. Together with the Director, develops a volunteer group of community pastoral care providers and provides mentoring and proctoring of this group.
Graduate of an accredited (member of CHEA) seminary or school of theology. Minimum of 2 units of Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) units preferred. CPE provided by ACPE, NACC or CAPPE. Participation in discipline specific requirements for continuing education. In addition, personnel are expected to accept personal responsibility for other educational activities to enhance job-related skills and abilities. All personnel must attend system mandated educational programs. Not required. Board Certification preferred. Experience in working with persons engaged in traumatic life experience in a health or hospice-related setting, or six months previous work-related experience with grief and loss counseling in the health care setting. Computer literate with word processing and spreadsheet experience. Excellent interpersonal skills dealing with different lifestyles, cultures, beliefs and values. Ability to network with community clergy and congregations. Ability to provide spiritual support in an interfaith setting. 40 hours per week, hours may flex to meet patient/family needs and needs of volunteer pastoral care providers. Occasional weekends and evenings required. Endorsement by a faith group community to perform ministry.