Chaplain Employment Opportunities


Chaplain Partnership is seeking a Director of Pastoral Care for University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, a 1,032-bed tertiary medical center specializing in adult/pediatric medical and surgical specialties. UH Cleveland Medical Center is an affiliate of Case Western Reserve University and together, they form the largest center for biomedical research in the state of Ohio. The Director will lead the Pastoral Care Department’s commitment to provide the highest quality spiritual care for the hospital’s patients, their families and staff.

Position Requirements: Graduate degree in an area related to pastoral ministry (e.g., M.Div., M.Th., etc.); completed a minimum of four units of clinical pastoral education; ordained and/or have an ecclesiastical endorsement from an appropriate source; board certified by a recognized national chaplains’ association; experienced as a Pastoral Care Department director or manager (preferred). Additional information can be found on here.

Send resume, three professional references, and salary requirements to: Mark Laskey, Chaplain Partnership, 26777 Lorain Road, Suite 302, North Olmsted OH 44070, email to or fax to (440) 455-9507.


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 Mark Laskey, Executive Director, Chaplain Partnership, 26777 Lorain Road, Suite 302, North Olmsted, Ohio 44070, phone: (440) 455-9001, fax: (440) 455-9507.