Ascension Health Chaplain - Pastoral Spiritual Care in Southfield, Michigan
We Are Hiring
Chaplain - Pastoral Spiritual - Full-Time, Rotating - Ascension Providence Hospital, Southfield Campus
Days - rotating
Why Join Ascension?
AscensionMichiganis a member of Ascension Health, the largest not-for-profit Catholic Health system in the United States.
Our Mission, Vision and Values: Ascension Michigan, as a Catholic health ministry, is committed to providing spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals in the communities we serve, with special attention to the poor and vulnerable.
Our Values: We are called to: Service of the Poor, Reverence, Integrity, Wisdom, Creativity and Dedication
Our Vision: Our passion for healing calls us to cultivate trust, advocate wellness, and transform healthcare.
What You Will Do
As an Associate with Ascension Providence Hospital, Southfield Campus, you will have the opportunity to ministerto the spiritual, emotional, psychosocial and cultural needs of patients, family members, and hospital staff.
Performs pastoral visitation, public worship services, and outreach services in assigned areas or to specific faith groups.
Assesses and responds to the spiritual and emotional needs of those counseled, including crisis intervention and bereavement.
Participates in an interdisciplinary approach to pastoral care and patient health.
Documents visits and interventions appropriately according to the standards of the healthcare organization.
Completes a spiritual assessment and based on each person's assessment, provides a supportive, listening presence and works with the patient/family to express thoughts and feelings as they relate to beliefs, faith and religious convictions. Completes re-assessment of pastoral plan during length of stay, including palliative care team patients as appropriate.
Completes required department activity reports, completes and submits required paperwork for statistical reports.
Performs all other duties and projects as assigned.
What You Will Need
Ecclesiastical Endorsement required.
Bachelor's Level Degree
Bachelors degree in Theology, Religious/Pastoral Studies or Divinity from an accredited Theological School required Masters degree preferredClinical Pastoral Education minimum of 4 CPE units required
- One year of hospital chaplain experience preferred.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Ascension Michiganis an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all associates and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, height, weight, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, veteran status or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. The information requested on this application will not be used for any purpose prohibited by law. If you require assistance or an accommodation to complete this application, please let us know.
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