Trinity Health Chaplain in West Hartford, Connecticut
Provide spiritual leadership to residents, families and associates in the community. This person will serve as a spiritual leader in each community and represent the community as the pastoral presence in the community. Disclaimer: The following statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work assigned to this position. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of the individual in this position. Other duties may be assigned as deemed necessary or appropriate by management. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS 1. Know, understand, incorporate, and demonstrate the Mission, Vision, and Guiding Behaviors of Trinity Health and Trinity Health Senior Communities in behaviors, practices, and decisions. 2. Consistently demonstrate (leads by example) Values to all internal and external customers (residents, visitors, volunteers, and associates.) Create and maintain an atmosphere of warmth, propagating a calm environment throughout the community. Actively participates / intervenes with direct care as needed and as a role model in ongoing Sanctuary Training of personnel. 3. Execute assignments in a culture that is shared and collaborative across all divisions within THSC. 4. Assists in establishing and/or maintaining departmental procedures that support the necessary operational functions for the Pastoral Care Department. 5. Assists in Maintaining department budget, place orders for equipment and supplies as necessary. 6. Assist in the recruitment, interviewing, and selection of personnel for the Community or Department. 7. Supports community personnel in home department and from other departments through coaching and mentoring to help achieve optimum standard of excellence. Addresses issues of concern through courageous conversation and notifies department manager of any interactions requiring attention. 8. Participate in community surveys and when necessary develop a plan of correction for department deficiencies. 9. Arranges anointing of the sick on a regular basis or as needed. Networks with local clergy for the provision of the Sacraments and the celebration of the Eucharist as well as worship services for residents of other faith denominations. 10. Is respectful of the religious needs of all residents and provides for religious celebrations for residents of all denominations 11. Provides opportunities for corporate worship for residents, their families and staff. Examples of these may include: Good Friday Worship, reflection and sharing on scriptures and spiritual topics, healing touch, sing-along. 12. Provides opportunities for individual worship such as readings of scripture, prayers, reflections and spiritual reading.
Job Number: 00124720
Location: West Hartford, CT
Organization Name: Trinity Health Senior Communities
Facility: TSLC - Saint Mary Home
Employment Type: Full time
Shift: Day Shift