Ministry Health Care Chaplain - Saint Joseph Hospital in Marshfield, WI (20 hrs/wk) in Marshfield, Wisconsin

Title: Chaplain - Saint Joseph Hospital in Marshfield, WI (20 hrs/wk) Location: WI-Marshfield-St Joseph%27s - 611 St Joseph Avenue Job Number: R-1411331

Saint Joseph Hospital in Marshfield is looking for a part time Chaplain! Summary: The chaplain ministers to all patients, families and staff, regardless of their personal faith tradition, by providing appropriate spiritual services, e.g., listening, pastoral counseling, ethical consultation and prayer. The chaplain participates in educational programs and acts as a resource for physicians, staff, volunteers and the larger faith community.The chaplain participates in organizational committees related to the chaplain's area of Ministry.Through personal presence, pastoral ministry and in-service education, the chaplain helps to promote and maintain a Christian atmosphere of quality patient-centered care.In the absence of a Chaplain II, the Chaplain, may assume a leadership position, coordinating other Chaplains and Chaplain Associates. Duties and Responsibilities: 1. Provide effective spiritual care as part of an interdisciplinary team that contributes to the well-being of staff, patients/clients, and their families.

  1. Document a spiritual assessment, intervention and plan of care.

  2. Provide leadership and education that shapes and supports the culture of spirituality, mission and values of Ministry Health Care.

  3. Advocate for patients and families within their organization.

  4. Create and facilitate rituals for individuals/groups and organizational needs.

  5. Participate in general, patient caregiver and physician orientation.

  6. Collaborate with area clergy to honor the requests of patient’s and families.

Qualifications: Current Wisconsin Drivers License, use of a car and proof of auto insurance. Master's Degree in a theological, ministerial or related field from an accredited college or university. A minimum of two units of Clinical Pastoral Education is required. 1 to 3 years of chaplaincy or related experience. Endorsement by Professional Chaplain Organization and/or Denominational Representative.

Job: Spiritual Services