Chaplain Employment Opportunities

FULL-TIME PALLIATIVE CARE CHAPLAIN – UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS CLEVELAND MEDICAL CENTER

Chaplain Partnership is seeking a full-time ordained chaplain (40 hours per week) to provide spiritual and emotional support to patients, families and staff of varying denominations and belief systems. The chaplain will minister by providing appropriate pastoral care within an interdisciplinary palliative care team setting, providing care for those with chronic, life-threatening illness and their families. Through personal presence and pastoral ministry, the chaplain will help to promote and maintain an atmosphere of quality patient-centered care. Qualifications: Graduate degree in an area related to pastoral ministry (e.g., M.Div., M.Th., etc.); ordained and have an ecclesiastical endorsement from appropriate source; completed a minimum of four units of clinical pastoral education; certified or eligible for certification by a recognized national chaplains’ association;hold or be eligible for the APC sub-specialty in Palliative Care within 5 years of hire; and hospital palliative care experience or CPE credits with an emphasis in palliative pastoral care preferred. Send cover letter, resume and references to: Marc Pogachar, Chaplain Partnership, 26777 Lorain Road, Suite 302, North Olmsted, OH 44070. Telephone (440) 455-9001 and Fax (440) 455-9507 (mpogachar@chaplainpartnership.org). This position will be open until filled.

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ON-CALL CHAPLAINS FOR CUYAHOGA AND LORAIN COUNTIES

Summary: Under the direction of the Director of Spiritual Care, provides spiritual care to patients, families and employees fostering spiritual resources for healing.

Job Responsibilities: Spiritual care and counseling for patients, families and employees. Other duties as assigned. Education: Masters of Divinity or equivalent. One unit of Clinical Pastoral Education preferred. Experience: Three years of ministry experience. Licensure/Certification/Registration: Ordained and have an ecclesiastical endorsement by their respective denomination. Physical Requirements: Ability to sit or stand for extended periods of time. Must be able to climb stairs, pull, push and facilitate movement of the patient. Must have normal or correctable vision and hearing to be able to hear normal conversations. Must be within 30 minutes response time for calls (western Cuyahoga and Lorain counties) and Sunday morning coverage is a plus.

Interested individuals should send a cover letter and resume to Marc Pogachar, Operations and HR Manager, Chaplain Partnership, 26777 Lorain Road, Suite 302, North Olmsted, Ohio 44070, phone: (440) 455-9001, fax: (440) 455-9507.

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ON-CALL CHAPLAINS FOR UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS CLEVELAND MEDICAL CENTER

Summary: Under the direction of the Director of Spiritual Care, provides spiritual care to patients, families and employees fostering spiritual resources for healing.

Job Responsibilities: Spiritual care and counseling for patients, families and employees. Other duties as assigned. Education: Masters of Divinity or equivalent. One unit of Clinical Pastoral Education preferred. Experience: Three years of ministry experience. Licensure/Certification/Registration: Ordained and have an ecclesiastical endorsement by their respective denomination. Physical Requirements: Ability to sit or stand for extended periods of time. Must be able to climb stairs, pull, push and facilitate movement of the patient. Must have normal or correctable vision and hearing to be able to hear normal conversations. Must be within 30 minutes response time for calls (Cuyahoga, Lake and Geauga counties) and Sunday morning coverage is a plus.

Interested individuals should send a cover letter and resume to Marc Pogachar, Operations and HR Manager, Chaplain Partnership, 26777 Lorain Road, Suite 302, North Olmsted, Ohio 44070, phone: (440) 455-9001, fax: (440) 455-9507.

URL: https://chaplainpartnership.org/employment/chaplain-employment-opportunities-2/