• Chaplain On-call Hospice Care Per Diem

    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(10/5/2018 12:26 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-67429
    Program Posting
    San Francisco Bay
    Regular / Temp
    Per Diem
    Min. Exp.(Yrs)
    5
    Category
    Allied Health/Social Services
    Location
    San Mateo
    Zip Code
    94402
    Official Job Title
    Chaplain On Call - California
    State
    California
  • Overview

    VITAS Healthcare is the nation’s leading provider of end of life care

     

    Make a Difference | Change Lives one Patient & Family at a Time!

     

    Join our Dynamic Team

    • Per Diem Chaplain
    • Position available for the following coverage area:  San Francisco
    • Bilingual in English/Chinese (Cantonese/Mandarin)

     

    The Chaplain is a member of the interdisciplinary team and focuses on the spiritual needs of patients, families, caregivers and staff, including volunteers. The chaplain provides pastoral care interventions, including pastoral counseling, which are determined by spiritual assessment, the specific setting and sensitivity to a variety of values, beliefs and religious orientations. The chaplain seeks excellence in pastoral care, which requires authentic demeanor, compassion and skill in dealing with the spiritual dynamics of illness, loss and death.

     

    Benefits Include

    • Competitive compensation
    • Health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance
    • Pre-tax healthcare and dependent care flexible spending accounts
    • Life insurance
    • 401(k) plan with numerous investment options and generous company match
    • Cancer and/or critical illness benefit
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Paid Time Off
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Legal Insurance
    • Roadside Assistance
    • Affinity Program

     

    Qualifications

    • Qualified candidates must have Ordination or Commission to function in a ministry of pastoral care and has received the endorsement of and is in good standing with his/her body of faith.
    • Five years of pastoral experience preferred - two in a clinical setting.
    • A minimum of 1 unit (400 hours), preferably two (2) or more, of Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) accredited by one of the following: Association for Clinical Pastoral Education, National Association of Catholic Chaplains or the Canadian Association for Pastoral Practice and Education.
    • Equivalencies to CPE may include one of the following: Evidence of clinical pastoral educational experience that includes supervision of ministry, peer group participation and theological reflection; AAMFT, AAPC, or AMHC certification; or DMin or other accredited graduate degree in pastoral care.
    • Knowledge and skill in dealing with spiritual dynamics of illness, loss and death.
    • Ability to function as a member of an interdisciplinary team.
    • Commitment to professional growth and development.

     

    Education

    • Bachelor's degree required from an accredited institution.
    • Master's of Divinity or equivalent graduate degree from an accredited (ATS) seminary or theological school required.

    San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance

    Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

    Special Instructions to Candidates

    EOE/AA
    M/F/D/V
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