Fosters a sense of mission that enhances a culture of Love, experience of Joy, and a sense of Peace within the hospital and the healthcare team. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Demonstrates, through behavior, AdventHealth’s core values of Keep me Safe, Love Me, Make It Easy and Own it.
Engage the Consumer
Respond to inpatient referrals within 24 hours
Respond to outpatient referrals within 48 hours
Participate in evening and weekend chaplaincy care for inpatient and outpatient referrals
Improve People Systems
Participate in Leadership Spiritual Formation
Lead Clinical Team Spiritual Formation
Participate in “Mission-Fit” hiring assessment for campus leaders
Participate in New-Employee Orientation
Provide Spiritual Support for Campus/Entity Leadership
Improve the Product
24/7/365 in person care for spiritual wholeness concerns in assigned setting
Spiritual care for acute crises including: end of life care, difficult diagnosis, decedent care, family crises, pre-surgical support, etc.
Addressing concerns at time of care transition as referred
Coordination of appropriate spiritual support for patient care
Coordinate with Mission and Ministry Campus Liaisons
Volunteer training (initial and continuing education) and service participation
Spiritual/mission resources for team members, patients and their families
Lead in Development/Implementation of MIPR and Christian Service Plan – address recommendations
Exhibits knowledge of the levels of growth, development, and skills for pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric
Expand the Network
Welcome and partner in care with community clergy who are providing spiritual care for congregants in the inpatient setting
Lead educational events, workshops and conferences with community clergy, local congregations, community events
Lower the Cost
Whole person care concerns for patients are addressed
Team members experience support and whole person care through increased availability of care
Respond to patient/team member whole person care concerns in a timely way
Participate in Ethics Consults and Family meetings
Chart all care – accurately and in a timely way
Collaborate with Pastoral Educators – providing feedback on student competencies
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
Personal commitment to God.
Personal integrity and an ability to work under stress.
Ability to effectively relate to and consistently provide meaningful spiritual care to patients, families and staff from diverse religious, educational, and cultural backgrounds.
Ability to demonstrate pastoral qualities by earning the respect of nurses, physicians, and other healthcare professionals in the clinical context.
Displays a high skill level completing tasks and communicating using Microsoft Office Suite.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS PREFERRED:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Minimum of one unit of Clinical Pastoral Education, at a center accredited by ACPE, Inc.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
Congregational pastoral experience
Clinical Pastoral Education Residency (at an ACPE, Inc. CPE Center)
Master of Divinity degree or master’s degree (72-hour minimum) in theology, religious education or related field such as: spiritual care or chaplaincy
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
Endorsement and/or in good standing from recognized faith community
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:
Board Certification with the Association of Professional Chaplains
Eligible for Board Certification with the Association of Professional Chaplains
Ordination, Commissioning or Licensure from a recognized faith group
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.