Providence Health & Services Chaplain Associate in Centralia, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Chaplain Associate (On Call, Variable Shift) to our Pastoral Care department at Providence Centralia Hospital in Centralia, WA.

We are seeking a Spiritual Care Associate to be part of the Spiritual Care Team. Associates working with chaplains and CPE students offer holistic ministry which addresses spiritual, religious, and emotional needs of patients, families, and staff.

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.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Recognition appropriate to specific faith in the community

  • Two (2) continuous years of successful experience in pastoral/ministerial service

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Academic degree in theology, pastoral ministry, or related field

  • Five (5) years of successful experience in pastoral/ministerial service

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Centralia Hospital in Centralia, Washington is a 127-bed, not-for-profit hospital providing emergency, diagnostic, cancer, birthing and surgical services. It consistently receives high scores on accreditation surveys by the Joint Commission, the Washington Department of Health and the Washington Department of Social and Health Services.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

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.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Spiritual/Mission/Pastoral Care

Location: Washington-Centralia

Req ID: 168249