Trinity Health Professional Chaplain in Wilmington, Delaware

*This is a per diem role.*

*Provides spiritual and emotional support to patients, families, and staff. Educator and advocate in implementing the ERD’s throughout the hospital environment.*

Works collaboratively to offer spiritual care throughout the continuum:

  • Offers spiritual care to patients, families, and staff Participates in interdisciplinary care conferences and family meetings
  • Shares responsibility for on-call coverage, when required

Ministers within the referral model

  • Responds to referrals within 24 hours of receipt
  • Offers follow-up care as appropriate
  • Makes referrals to and receives referrals from care givers in other disciplines
  • Documents significant pastoral interventions in the patient health record

Shares responsibility for planning/facilitating/

  • Participating in prayer and liturgical services
  • Shares responsibility for planning/facilitating/participating in:

Morning Prayer

Seasonal and holy day celebrations

Hospital celebrations as needed

Minimum Qualifications_(Education/Experience/Licensure/Certification/Skills)_:

  • *Bachelor of Arts degree required, Masters in Theology or related field preferred.*
  • *Chaplain certification from NACC/APC or another nationally recognized certifying Board preferred. *
  • *Previous experience in healthcare chaplaincy preferred; Spanish language skills helpful.*


Job Number: 00112051

Location: Wilmington, DE

Organization Name: St. Francis Healthcare

Facility: SFDE - St. Francis Healthcare Service

Employment Type: Part time

Hours: 0