Providence Health & Services Chaplain-Roman Catholic in Walla Walla, Washington
Providence is calling a Chaplain (Chaplaincy Services, Days, 1.0) to Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Provide compassionate support for patients and their family members.
Articulate and interpret the meaning of spiritual care in the context of health and illness, and advocate for its effective inclusion in the health care we provide.
Communicate with patients, families and members of the health care team in an effort to enhance dignity, autonomy, and self-respect as well as a sense of hope and spiritual well-being.
Cooperate with other disciplines, units and programs as an active member of the care team.
Network and collaborate with appropriate community groups, such as parishes and other health agencies, in order to assure the continuity of spiritual care throughout the health-illness cycle.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Masters in Theology, Divinity or Religious studies
Endorsement or recommendation of own religious body/faith
Certified Chaplain with NAAC (National Association of Catholic Chaplains) or Association of Professional Chaplains (APC) or certification within one year of hire
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Experience as a Chaplain in the hospital setting
Palliative Care experience
One year previous chaplaincy experience
Completion of Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) units
Experience in counseling/advising within health care and in pastoral service
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington is a full service hospital with some of the best technology, expertise, specialists and primary care physicians in the region. We have been named one of the 100 top hospitals in the United States by two separate, independent research companies, Solucient and Cleverly Associates. Walla Walla is located in the southeastern region of Washington state and offers a sunny, mild climate, the benefits of living in a historic college town, outdoor activities and excellent public & private schools at all levels.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.
Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Spiritual/Mission/Pastoral Care
Location: Washington-Walla Walla
Req ID: 167622