Providence Health & Services Chaplain in Everett, Washington
Providence is calling a Chaplain (1.0 FTE, Variable) to Providence Providence Regional Medical Center in Everett, WA.
We are seeking an ordained or lay minister of spiritual integrity to provide compassionate support for patients and their family members.
In this position you will:
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:
Master’s degree in divinity, theology or equivalent field
Completion of Four (4) Units of Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) accredited through national association of Catholic Chaplains (NACC), or Association of Clinical Pastoral Education (ACPE)
Board Certification or Board Eligible in one of the following areas: National Assoc. of Catholic Chaplains, (NACC), Assoc. of Professional Chaplains(APC), or National Assoc. of Jewish Chaplains(NAJC)
Preferred qualifications for this position include :
Board certified within two (2) years according to The Common Standards for the Certification of Chaplains of The Spiritual Care Collaborative
Prior chaplain experience as a chaplain or as a resident in an acute care level I or II hospital
Prior experience with Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA is the state’s most award-winning hospital for medical care; having received the HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence four years in a row. Our new state-of-the-art 12 story hospital tower and the implementation of an electronic medical records system will significantly enhance our patient’s experience throughout the continuum of care.
The hospital is located in Snohomish County on the Sound and close to the mountains, so outdoor activities such as snow skiing, kayaking, and golfing are at your doorstep. The communities in Snohomish have all the comforts and appeal of small towns, with historical districts, beautiful homes, interesting boutiques, and unique restaurants, yet the city life of Seattle and Bellevue are just 30 minutes south, while the cosmopolitan city of Vancouver, BC lies only 2 hours north.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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
Req ID: 185994