ï»¿ï»¿ï»¿To show our commitment to you and to assist with your transition into our organization, we will also offer up to a $2500 sign-on bonus to experienced Chaplains and Associate Chaplains with more than 1+ years of experience.
You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a Hospital Chaplain.
Your compassion is tangible: whether your patient is 18 or 85, they feel it in the hand they hold. Families feel it in your prayers. Colleagues feel it in your support.
Youâ™re generous with your compassion, your empathy and especially your ability to listen to others as you work with associates, patients and their families during especially challenging times.
The Hospital Chaplain PDM position requires weekends, over nights and on-call based on the department needs. This is a non-benefit eligible position.
Platte Valley Medical Center is a partner of SCL Health which is a nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. Our 98-bed community hospital is proud to offer comprehensive, integrated care focused on holistic health. We are proud to extend the mission of SCL Health by providing care for the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and each other.
Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being. To that end, weâ™ve launched a Healthy Living program to address your holistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.
**Base wage is $28.50 when seeing patients and $14.25 when on call / inactive in the hospital**
Together weâ™ll align mission and careers, values and workplace. Weâ™ll encourage joy and take pride in our integrity.
Weâ™ll laugh at each otherâ™s jokes (even the bad ones). Weâ™ll hello and high five. Weâ™ll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spirituality in healing.
Weâ™re proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn.
As a Hospital Chaplain you need to know how to:
Initiate pastoral visits and respond to referrals to visit patients and/or their families.
Conduct assessment of spiritual needs of patients, residents, family members, physicians, associates and volunteers.
Assist patients and families with advance directives and end-of-life resources. Provide resources for transition, bereavement and loss.
Participate in multidisciplinary patient rounds, care conferences ethics consultations and documents, as appropriate, in patientsâ™ electronic medical record.
Respond to crisis situations (e.g. Code Blue, trauma, death) to provide spiritual care and support.
Facilitate prayer, rituals and worship services. Offers workshops (e.g., spirituality, advance directives) as needed.
Support ongoing partnerships with community clergy.
Participate as a member of the spiritual care on-call team.
Participate in on call responsibilities as requested.
Participate in maintenance of proper administrative procedures for the department in accordance with institutional policy.
Assist with the development of the department's plan for continuous quality improvement
Participate in hospital wide committees. May lead specific committee projects and initiatives.
We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is why we require:
Bachelorâ™s Degree, required
Masterâ™s Degree in Divinity, Theology or related field within two (2) years of hire is required
Four units Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) by the Association of Clinical Pastoral Education (ACPE) accredited centers, required
Board Certification by APC, NACC, NAJC, or SCA required within two years of hire. Letter of Recommendation of suitability by senior administrative leader of religious tradition (Parish, Synagogue, Conference, Elder Board, etc.), required
Two (2) years of experience as a Chaplain in a hospital setting, preferred
Your next move.
Now that you know more about being a Hospital ChaplainÂ on our team we hope youâ™ll join us. At SCL Health youâ™ll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.
Work that matters. A team you can trust.
SCL Health now Intermountain Healthcare is a leading nonprofit healthcare organization and health system that provides high-quality, accessible, and affordable healthcare to more patients and communities in Utah, Idaho, Nevada, Colorado, Montana, Wyoming, and Kansas.
With more than 59,000 individuals with a shared goal to offer excellent care, we make a difference in our communities by putting our patients and families first. We believe fully engaged employees are the foundation of exceptional patient care. We value diversity and offer promising career opportunities with great benefits for those looking to make a difference in the communities we serve.