Application Link: https://careers.chop.edu/job/Philadelphia-Chaplain-Coordinator-PA-19104/414109800/
Req ID: 10593
Employment Status: AF - Active - Regular - Full Time
The Coordinator, under the direction of the Manager, is responsible for management and coordination of this diversified program that provides a variety of pastoral and spirituality services for patients, families and staff. Accomplishes the program objectives through a collaborative strategy that engages interdisciplinary colleagues, staff chaplains, per diem chaplains, volunteers, community resources and interested others in the work of the program. Provides leadership for program organization, development and evaluation of services and systems. Also provides direct services to patients, families and staff. Other responsibilities include pastoral visitation and worship services, supervision of the chaplains, the on-call program, and coordination of parish and visiting clergy and education/training. Participates in Hospital and Department committees, professional spiritual care organizations and community faith based groups. Responsible to establish and oversee partnerships within the community to develop fellowships, internships and other educational opportunities, as well as to develop professional spiritual training for both clergy and seminary students. Partners with the Development Department to enhance and/ or expand program offerings.
Complies with all department and hospital policies and procedures especially those regarding patient confidentiality and informed consent. Demonstrates and models professional behaviors in accordance with the Department of Patient and Family Services Core Values as well as the CHOP Values ICARE. Serves as a mentor/coach for staff. Subscribes and adheres to the Chaplain Code of Ethics.
1. Professional Spiritual Care: Provides spiritual care services to patients, families and staff
2. Chaplaincy Leadership: Represents the hospital in matters of religion and spiritual care and provides direction for spiritual care service delivery
Job Responsibilities (Continued)
Responsible for identifying the opportunities to meet the (spiritual) educational needs of families/siblings, hospital providers and other program customers.
Required Education and Experience
Preferred Education, Experience & Cert/Lic
Additional Technical Requirements
Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia
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