Ascension Health Associate Chaplain - Pastoral Spiritual Care in Southfield, Michigan
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Associate Chaplain - Pastoral Spiritual Care - PRN (As Needed), Rotating - Ascension Providence Hospitals
On Call and cross trained for Providence Novi, Southfield, and Rochester locations. Hours on-call are overnight. Also available to cover some holidays or days and weekends as needed.
Why Join Ascension?
In Michigan, Ascension operates 16 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities that together employ over 20,000 associates. Across the state, Ascension Michigan is working together to help bring patients more resources and better care. Ascension Michigan is also committed to its community; it provided over $272 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in FY2018. Ascension Michigan is dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities.
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
What You Will Do
As an Associate with St. John Health-MI, you will have the opportunity to provide religious and spiritual care and counsel for emotional and spiritual distress to patients, their families, associates and others with attention to diverse spiritual orientations and cultures.
Assesses, provides, and documents pastoral care to patients, families and staff.
Provides appropriate pastoral care to the local ministry and community through prayer and blessings.
Provides consultation to patients, families, and medical staff with ethical decision making and values while making appropriate referrals as needed.
Assists in planning, organizing, evaluating, and implementing the spiritual program with each local ministry in order to ensure spirituality initiatives are executed properly.
What You Will NeedEducation:
Bachelor's degree required Master's degree in Theology, Religious Studies, Human Behavior or a related field preferred 1 unit of Clinical Pastoral Education accredited by the ACPE required 2 units of Clinical Pastoral Education accredited by the ACPE preferred
2 years of healthcare experience is preferred.
Experience collaborating and building relationships with others.
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