Providence Health & Services Chaplain in Everett, Washington


Providence is calling a Chaplain to Providence Providence Regional Medical Center in Everett, WA.

We are seeking a Chaplain to provide spiritual and emotional support and guidance to patients, families, visitors, volunteers, employees, managers and physicians. In this role you will provide services in the area of Pastoral / Spiritual care, bereavement, ethics and crisis intervention in a manner which promotes and supports the Core Values of the Sisters of Providence.

This is an on call position (must be on site during shift) with no guaranteed amount of hours. We are seeking someone who would be available to work the following variable shifts: Monday through Friday from 7:00am - 3:30pm, 11:00am - 7:00pm, and 7:00pm - 7:00am; Saturday and Sunday from 7:00am - 7:00pm and 7:00pm - 7:00am.

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)

  • Board Certification or Board Eligible by one of the following associations: National Association of Catholic Chaplains (NACC), or Association of Professional Chaplains (APC), or National Association of Jewish Chaplains (NAJC)

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Word, Power Point and Outlook

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

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-Everett

Req ID: 157525