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The Pediatric Advanced Care Team (PACT) is a dynamic, multi-disciplinary consultant service that provides comprehensive pain and symptom management, emotional and spiritual support to patients at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals on both the Oakland and San Francisco campuses. The inter-disciplinary team provides holistic, interdisciplinary care for infants, children, teens, and young adults with acute, procedural, neuropathic, and chronic/complex pain. In addition, we care for children with serious illness and provide palliative, end of life, and hospice care in the hospital and outpatient clinic. 

The Bereavement Services Coordinator is a member of PACT and is responsible for implementing a bereavement program that provides ongoing support to families whose child has died while receiving care at UCSF Children’s Hospitals.  The coordinator accomplishes the program objectives through a collaborative strategy that engages interdisciplinary colleagues, volunteers and interested others in the work of the program. The coordinator provides leadership for program organization, development and evaluation of services and systems. This position is responsible for designing and implementing educational programs about bereavement that can meet hospital wide needs. The bereavement coordinator actively promotes a positive, professional work environment, engaging with patients/families, hospital staff, as well as agencies and organizations providing services to patients and families.  This position also requires working with resources and agencies in the community to provide the best bereavement support, including counseling to the entire family unit, and others significantly impacted by the death of any child who dies while under the care of the health teams at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals. The position administratively reports to the Director of Medical Social Services and Spiritual Care in Oakland. 

Position Requirements:
Minimum Education:  
Master’s degree in Religious Studies, Divinity or Theology required or equivalent in relevent training/experience.  Completion of four units of Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) at an ACPE accreditated healthcare center
Minimum Experience:   Minimum of 2 years of experience providing bereavement counseling care for patients with complex acute and chronic life-threatening conditions, complex psychosocial needs, and end of life care, including spiritual, emotional and existential support. Experience in pediatrics strongly preferred.
Certification Required: Certification by a national chaplain’s organization (APC, NACC, NAJC, ACPE, or CASC) or eligibility with completion within 18 months of employment 
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: 

  • Skilled in psychosocial assessment of families and children from infancy through adolescence with a strong counseling background.
  • Skilled in providing counseling, including grief, loss, and trauma-informed care, including spiritual, emotional and existential support for patients, families, and staff.
  • This position requires flexibility to orient and work at all UCSF Medical Center locations, with flexibility in hours (some weekends and evenings) to accommodate needs of clients.
  • Bilingual, Spanish/English preferred.
  • Bicultural preferred.
  • Possess the skills, knowledge, and abilities essential to the successful performance of the duties assigned to the position.
  • Able to work independently as well as collaboratively with other healthcare providers.
  • Demonstrate team and leadership skills with interdisciplinary team collaboration.
  • Prefer experience working effectively in a diverse environment and with diverse populations.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication, teaching and teamwork skills.
  • Ability to work with others in the care of critically ill patients within a stressful environment.

Technical Knowledge:  

  • Microsoft office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook).
  • Prior experience with electronic medical records preferred.    

Physical Requirements:
Sit: Up to 4 hours/day 
Stand/Walk:  up to 4 hours/day
Bend/Stoop: intermittent 
Reach: intermittent  
Rep Use of UE/Grasp: Up to 6 hrs 
Lift/Push/Pull: 25 lbs, over 25# with assistance or equipment
This job requires the ability to hear alarms clients and/or instruction. The ability to see accurately from 20 inches to 20-ft. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disability to perform the essential function of this position.

 
UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, genetic information, or protected veteran status. UCSF Benioff Hospital is a smoke free environment. UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital seeks candidates whose skills, and personal and professional experience, have prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence, and the communities we serve.

 

For more information email:
Gillian.Murphy-Stephans@ucsf.edu

For more information visit:
https://pm.healthcaresource.com/cs/cho#/job/8851https://jobs.unchealthcare.org/jobs/6782670-clinical-chaplain-pediatrics

 

UNC Health Care is an award-winning, not-for-profit integrated health care system that is committed to delivering state-of-the-art health care and outstanding service to patients. From the mountains to the coast, UNC Health Care is there, providing quality compassionate care to North Carolinians from all 100 counties and from across the country.

The Department of Pastoral Care at the UNC Medical Center in Chapel Hill, NC is currently looking for a dedicated, passionate, and highly caring clinical chaplain to join the chaplaincy team. The department has robust ACPE CPE and clinical chaplaincy programs. The clinical chaplain will provide the highest quality of pastoral care to patients, family members and the staff in the North Carolina Children’s Hospital. 

This position will be dedicated to providing pastoral care to the patients, family members, and staff in the pediatric service line. The chaplain will provide care in all units within the Children’s Hospital and the specialty services which include:  Pediatric Intensive Care, Neonatal Critical Care, Hematology/Oncology, Trauma/Surgery, Neurology, Pulmonary, Gastroenterology, and General Pediatrics. The position will include direct patient care and working with a comprehensive interdisciplinary team.  The chaplain will attend team and unit based rounds, participate in service line, department, and hospital wide committees, provide documentation for patient encounters, provide 24 hour back-up coverage in rotation with other pastoral care staff members, lead worship service in the hospital chapel as needed and requested throughout the year, plan and facilitate annual bereavement/memorial events, teach didactics within the Department of Pastoral Care and in the hospital community as needed, serve as a mentor to a CPE resident, complete administrative tasks, and other assigned task may be given according to the spiritual needs of the institution.

 

All interested chaplains should apply at:
https://jobs.unchealthcare.org/jobs/6782670-clinical-chaplain-pediatrics

Position:
Clinical Chaplain
Organization: UNC Health Care
Location: Chapel Hill, NC
Salary: Date Posted:

 

Requirements

  • Master’s degree in Divinity (M.Div.) or equivalent degree from an accredited seminary or university.
  • Four or more units of ACPE CPE, faith group endorsement.
  • Board eligible by Association of Professional Chaplains. Certification must be obtained within two years of hire.
  • Pastoral experience in congregation and/or hospital.
  • Ordination or faith group equivalency preferred

 

For more information email:
shay.greene@unchealth.unc.edu

For more information visit:
https://jobs.unchealthcare.org/jobs/6782670-clinical-chaplain-pediatrics

 

JOB ID # 67600

Why Work at Children’s….

Here, it’s different. Come join us.    

Children’s Hospital Colorado has defined and delivered pediatric healthcare excellence for more than 100 years.

Here, the nation’s brightest nurses, physicians, scientists, researchers, therapists and care providers are creating the future of child health. With an optimist’s outlook, a trailblazing spirit and a celebrated history, we’re making new strides every day.

We’ve been Magnet-designated three times by the American Nurses Credentialing Center and are consistently recognized among the nation’s top 10 pediatric hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. 

As a national leader in pediatric care, we serve children and families from all over the nation. Our System of Care includes four pediatric hospitals, 12 specialty care centers, 400+ outreach clinics and 7,000 healthcare professionals representing the full spectrum of pediatric care specialties.

We need your expertise.

A career at Children’s Colorado will challenge you, inspire you, and motivate you to make a difference in the life of a child. Here, it’s different. Do you have what it takes?

Additional Information

Department: Spiritual Care
Hours per week: 40, eligible for benefits
Shift: Evening and Saturday Chaplain to ensure 7 day in-house delivery of Spiritual Care services.
Hours: Noon to 8pm
Days: Tuesday through Saturday

Job Overview

The Chaplain provides spiritual care, counseling, and crisis intervention for patients, families and team members of Children’s Hospital Colorado (CHCO).  The Chaplain offers spiritual guidance and resources during hospitalization and periods of illness, crisis and loss; coordinates spiritual care services with family faith leaders and home faith communities when it is appropriate; provides consultation on patient, religious, and ethical issues of significance in the healthcare community; and provides compassionate services to a diverse population encompassing all faiths that are represented by patients, families and team members at CHCO.

Interfaith and intercultural Spiritual Care provider needed to complete a team of predominantly Caucasian and Christian Chaplains. We aim to become a practicing interfaith Spiritual Care provider community at CHCO by adding chaplains from non-Christian faith perspectives, specifically Jewish, Muslim, or Humanist chaplains. Specific interest in pediatric family centered spiritual care required; Interested to work late hours to complete our team structure.

Responsibilities

POPULATION SPECIFIC CARE

  • a.) Neonate – <30 days
  • b.) Infancy – >30 days to 1yr
  • c.) Toddlers – >1yr to 3yrs
  • d.) Pre-Schoolers – >3yrs to 5yrs
  • e.) School age – >5yrs to 13yrs
  • f.) Adolescent – >13yrs to 18yrs
  • g.) Adult – >18yrs to 65yrs.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

An employee in this position may be called upon to do any or all of the following essential functions. These examples do not include all of the functions which the employee may be expected to perform.

  • Assesses patients, families, and team members’ spiritual needs; assists them in using their faith in dealing with illness, trauma, stress, and loss; and documents services provided.
  • Supports team members with their resiliency and compassion development.
  • Provides crisis intervention as necessary.
  • Develops and provides educational materials and trainings as necessary.
  • Provides compassionate and responsive spiritual services in alignment with departmental and organizational objectives and strategies.
  • Performs religious rites, services, and acts as a resource for faith communities.
  • Participates in departmental committees and projects as assigned.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Other Information

COMPETENCIES

  • ADAPTABILITY – Maintaining effectiveness when experiencing major changes in work responsibilities or environment (e.g., people, processes, structure, or culture); adjusting effectively to change by exploring the benefits, trying new approaches, and collaborating with others to make the change successful.
  • APPLIED LEARNING – Assimilating and applying new job-related information in a timely manner.
  • BUILDING PARTNERSHIPS – Developing and leveraging relationships within and across work groups to achieve results.
  • COLLABORATING – Working cooperatively with others to help a team or work group achieve its goals.
  • COMMUNICATION – Conveying information and ideas clearly and concisely to individuals or groups in an engaging manner that helps them understand and retain the message; listening actively to others.
  • CUSTOMER ORIENTATION – Placing a high priority on the internal or external customer’s perspective when making decisions and taking action; implementing service practices that meet the customers’ and own organization’s needs.
  • DIVERSITY & INCLUSIVITY – Is sensitive to cultural diversity, race, gender, and other individual differences in the workforce; recognizes the value of diverse perspectives and experiences and fosters a work environment reflective of the community at large.
  • DECISION MAKING – Identifying and understanding problems and opportunities by gathering, analyzing, and interpreting quantitative and qualitative information; choosing the best course of action by establishing clear decision criteria, generating and evaluating alternatives, and making timely decisions; taking action that is consistent with available facts and constraints and optimizes probable consequences.
  • EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE – Establishing and sustaining trusting relationships by accurately perceiving and interpreting own and others’ emotions and behavior; leveraging insights to effectively manage own responses so that one’s behavior matches one’s values and delivers intended results.
  • MANAGING RELATIONSHIPS – Meeting the personal needs of individuals to build trust, encourage two-way communication, and strengthen relationships.
  • MANAGING WORK – Effectively managing one’s time and resources to ensure that work is completed efficiently.
  • PLANNING & ORGANIZING – Establishing an action plan for self and others to complete work efficiently and on time by setting priorities, establishing timelines, and leveraging resources.
  • RESOLVING CONFLICTS – Helping others deal effectively with an antagonistic situation to minimize damage to the relationships and promote shared goals; using appropriate interpersonal methods to reduce tension or conflict between two or more people and facilitate agreement.
  • STRESS TOLERANCE – Maintaining stable performance under pressure or opposition (e.g., experiencing time pressure, conflict, or job ambiguity); handling stress in a manner that is acceptable to others and to the organization.
  • SPIRITUAL ASSESSMENT – Must be able to assess patients’ spiritual needs and sense of well-being and find appropriate solutions to meet patient and family needs.

 

SCOPE AND LEVEL

Guidelines: Guidelines are generally numerous, well established, and directly applicable to the work assignment.  Work assignment and desired results are explained by general oral or written instructions.

Complexity: Duties assigned are generally repetitive and restricted in scope but may be of substantial intricacy.  Employee primarily applies standardized practices.

Decision Making: Decisions or recommendations on non-standardized situations are limited to relating organizational policies to specific cases.  Brings non-routine issues to supervisor. Problems that are not covered by guidelines or are without precedent are taken up with the supervisor.

Communications: Contacts with the public or employees where explanatory or interpretive information is exchanged, gathered, or presented and some degree of discretion and judgment are required within the parameters of the job function.

Supervision Received: Under normal supervision, within a standardized work situation, the employee performs duties common to the line of work without close supervision or detailed instruction.  Work product is subject to continual review.

Qualifications

  • EDUCATION – Master of Divinity, Pastoral Counseling, Theology or related field. 
  • EXPERIENCE – 4 units of Clinical Pastoral Education at an ACPE accredited healthcare center. Ordination in a religious community or meets ecclesiastical endorsement for health care ministry. 
    • ¿Spanish language fluency preferred but not required.¿
    • Billigual Preferred 
    • Interfaith Focus
  • CERTIFICATION(S) – Board Certified Chaplain (BCC) eligible

Physical Requirements

  • Audio-Visual: Depth Perception: Good
  • Audio-Visual: Hearing: Good
  • Audio-Visual: Near Vision: Good

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT

  • Exposure: Exposure to blood/body fluid: Occasional.
  • Exposure: Exposure to cold/heat: Occasional.
  • Exposure: Exposure to infectious diseases: Occasional.
  • Exposure: Exposure to dampness: Occasional.
  • Mental and Emotional Requirements: Makes decisions under pressure.
  • Mental and Emotional Requirements: Manages stress appropriately.
  • Mental and Emotional Requirements: Works with others effectively.

Equal Employment Opportunity

It is our intention that all qualified applicants be given equal opportunity and that selection decisions be based on job-related factors. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, or any other status protected by law or regulation.  Be aware that none of the questions are intended to imply illegal preferences or discrimination based on non-job-related information.


Salary Information

Annual Salary Range (Based on 40 hours worked per week): $50,879.89 to $76,319.84
Hourly Salary Range: $24.46 to $36.69

Benefits Information

As a Children’s Hospital Colorado team member, you will receive a competitive pay and benefits package designed to take care of your needs that includes base pay, incentives, paid time off, medical/dental/vision insurance, company provided life and disability insurance, 403b employer match (retirement savings), and a robust wellness program.

JOB ID # 66715

Why Work at Children’s….

Here, it’s different. Come join us.

Children’s Hospital Colorado has defined and delivered pediatric healthcare excellence for more than 100 years.

Here, the nation’s brightest nurses, physicians, scientists, researchers, therapists and care providers are creating the future of child health. With an optimist’s outlook, a trailblazing spirit and a celebrated history, we’re making new strides every day.

We’ve been Magnet-designated three times by the American Nurses Credentialing Center and are consistently recognized among the nation’s top 10 pediatric hospitals by U.S. News & World Report

As a national leader in pediatric care, we serve children and families from all over the nation. Our System of Care includes four pediatric hospitals, 12 specialty care centers, 400+ outreach clinics and 7,000 healthcare professionals representing the full spectrum of pediatric care specialties.

We need your expertise.

A career at Children’s Colorado will challenge you, inspire you, and motivate you to make a difference in the life of a child. Here, it’s different. Do you have what it takes?

Additional Information

Department: Spiritual Care
Hours per week: 1
Shift: based on department needs (Friday-Sunday, Night Shift) Holidays included 

Job Overview

The Chaplain provides spiritual care, counseling, and crisis intervention for patients, families and team members of Children’s Hospital Colorado (CHCO).  The Chaplain offers spiritual guidance and resources during hospitalization and periods of illness, crisis and loss; coordinates spiritual care services with family faith leaders and home faith communities when it is appropriate; provides consultation on patient, religious, and ethical issues of significance in the healthcare community; and provides compassionate services to a diverse population encompassing all faiths that are represented by patients, families and team members at CHCO.

Responsibilities

Population Specific Care

  • a.) Neonate – <30 days
  • b.) Infancy – >30 days to 1yr
  • c.) Toddlers – >1yr to 3yrs
  • d.) Pre-Schoolers – >3yrs to 5yrs
  • e.) School age – >5yrs to 13yrs
  • f.) Adolescent – >13yrs to 18yrs
  • g.) Adult – >18yrs to 65yrs.

Essential Functions

An employee in this position may be called upon to do any or all of the following essential functions. These examples do not include all of the functions which the employee may be expected to perform.

  • Assesses patients, families, and team members’ spiritual needs; assists them in using their faith in dealing with illness, trauma, stress, and loss; and documents services provided.
  • Supports team members with their resiliency and compassion development.
  • Provides crisis intervention as necessary.
  • Develops and provides educational materials and trainings as necessary.
  • Provides compassionate and responsive spiritual services in alignment with departmental and organizational objectives and strategies.
  • Performs religious rites, services, and acts as a resource for faith communities.
  • Participates in departmental committees and projects as assigned.
  • Other duties may be assigned

Other Information

COMPETENCIES

  • ADAPTABILITY – Maintaining effectiveness when experiencing major changes in work responsibilities or environment (e.g., people, processes, structure, or culture); adjusting effectively to change by exploring the benefits, trying new approaches, and collaborating with others to make the change successful.
  • APPLIED LEARNING – Assimilating and applying new job-related information in a timely manner.
  • BUILDING PARTNERSHIPS – Developing and leveraging relationships within and across work groups to achieve results.
  • COLLABORATING – Working cooperatively with others to help a team or work group achieve its goals.
  • COMMUNICATION – Conveying information and ideas clearly and concisely to individuals or groups in an engaging manner that helps them understand and retain the message; listening actively to others.
  • CUSTOMER ORIENTATION – Placing a high priority on the internal or external customer’s perspective when making decisions and taking action; implementing service practices that meet the customers’ and own organization’s needs.
  • DIVERSITY & INCLUSIVITY – Is sensitive to cultural diversity, race, gender, and other individual differences in the workforce; recognizes the value of diverse perspectives and experiences and fosters a work environment reflective of the community at large.
  • DECISION MAKING – Identifying and understanding problems and opportunities by gathering, analyzing, and interpreting quantitative and qualitative information; choosing the best course of action by establishing clear decision criteria, generating and evaluating alternatives, and making timely decisions; taking action that is consistent with available facts and constraints and optimizes probable consequences.
  • EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE – Establishing and sustaining trusting relationships by accurately perceiving and interpreting own and others’ emotions and behavior; leveraging insights to effectively manage own responses so that one’s behavior matches one’s values and delivers intended results.
  • MANAGING RELATIONSHIPS – Meeting the personal needs of individuals to build trust, encourage two-way communication, and strengthen relationships.
  • MANAGING WORK – Effectively managing one’s time and resources to ensure that work is completed efficiently.
  • PLANNING & ORGANIZING – Establishing an action plan for self and others to complete work efficiently and on time by setting priorities, establishing timelines, and leveraging resources.
  • RESOLVING CONFLICTS – Helping others deal effectively with an antagonistic situation to minimize damage to the relationships and promote shared goals; using appropriate interpersonal methods to reduce tension or conflict between two or more people and facilitate agreement.
  • STRESS TOLERANCE – Maintaining stable performance under pressure or opposition (e.g., experiencing time pressure, conflict, or job ambiguity); handling stress in a manner that is acceptable to others and to the organization.
  • SPIRITUAL ASSESSMENT – Must be able to assess patients’ spiritual needs and sense of well-being and find appropriate solutions to meet patient and family needs.

SCOPE AND LEVEL 

Guidelines: Guidelines are generally numerous, well established, and directly applicable to the work assignment.  Work assignment and desired results are explained by general oral or written instructions.

Complexity: Duties assigned are generally repetitive and restricted in scope but may be of substantial intricacy.  Employee primarily applies standardized practices.

Decision Making: Decisions or recommendations on non-standardized situations are limited to relating organizational policies to specific cases.  Brings non-routine issues to supervisor. Problems that are not covered by guidelines or are without precedent are taken up with the supervisor.

Communications: Contacts with the public or employees where explanatory or interpretive information is exchanged, gathered, or presented and some degree of discretion and judgment are required within the parameters of the job function.

Supervision Received: Under normal supervision, within a standardized work situation, the employee performs duties common to the line of work without close supervision or detailed instruction.  Work product is subject to continual review.

Qualifications

  • EDUCATION – Master of Divinity, Pastoral Counseling, Theology or related field. 
  • EXPERIENCE – 4 units of Clinical Pastoral Education at an ACPE accredited healthcare center. Ordination in a religious community or meets ecclesiastical endorsement for health care ministry.
  • CERTIFICATION(S) – Board Certified Chaplain (BCC) eligible

Physical Requirements

Ability to Perform Essential Functions of the Job

  • Audio-Visual: Depth Perception: Good
  • Audio-Visual: Hearing: Good
  • Audio-Visual: Near Vision: Good

Work Environment

  • Exposure: Exposure to blood/body fluid: Occasional.
  • Exposure: Exposure to cold/heat: Occasional.
  • Exposure: Exposure to infectious diseases: Occasional.
  • Exposure: Exposure to dampness: Occasional.
  • Mental and Emotional Requirements: Makes decisions under pressure.
  • Mental and Emotional Requirements: Manages stress appropriately.
  • Mental and Emotional Requirements: Works with others effectively.

Equal Employment Opportunity

It is our intention that all qualified applicants be given equal opportunity and that selection decisions be based on job-related factors. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, or any other status protected by law or regulation.  Be aware that none of the questions are intended to imply illegal preferences or discrimination based on non-job-related information.

 


Salary Information

Hourly Rate of Pay: $30.50

 

Benefits Information

As a Children’s Hospital Colorado team member, you will receive a competitive pay and benefits package designed to take care of your needs that includes base pay, incentives, paid sick leave and a robust wellness program.

JOB ID # 66716

Why Work at Children’s….

Here, it’s different. Come join us.

Children’s Hospital Colorado has defined and delivered pediatric healthcare excellence for more than 100 years.

Here, the nation’s brightest nurses, physicians, scientists, researchers, therapists and care providers are creating the future of child health. With an optimist’s outlook, a trailblazing spirit and a celebrated history, we’re making new strides every day.

We’ve been Magnet-designated three times by the American Nurses Credentialing Center and are consistently recognized among the nation’s top 10 pediatric hospitals by U.S. News & World Report

As a national leader in pediatric care, we serve children and families from all over the nation. Our System of Care includes four pediatric hospitals, 12 specialty care centers, 400+ outreach clinics and 7,000 healthcare professionals representing the full spectrum of pediatric care specialties.

We need your expertise.

A career at Children’s Colorado will challenge you, inspire you, and motivate you to make a difference in the life of a child. Here, it’s different. Do you have what it takes?

Additional Information

Department: Spiritual Care
Hours per week: 1
Shift: based on department needs (Friday-Sunday, Night Shift) Holidays included 

Job Overview

The Chaplain provides spiritual care, counseling, and crisis intervention for patients, families and team members of Children’s Hospital Colorado (CHCO).  The Chaplain offers spiritual guidance and resources during hospitalization and periods of illness, crisis and loss; coordinates spiritual care services with family faith leaders and home faith communities when it is appropriate; provides consultation on patient, religious, and ethical issues of significance in the healthcare community; and provides compassionate services to a diverse population encompassing all faiths that are represented by patients, families and team members at CHCO.

Responsibilities

Population Specific Care

  • a.) Neonate – <30 days
  • b.) Infancy – >30 days to 1yr
  • c.) Toddlers – >1yr to 3yrs
  • d.) Pre-Schoolers – >3yrs to 5yrs
  • e.) School age – >5yrs to 13yrs
  • f.) Adolescent – >13yrs to 18yrs
  • g.) Adult – >18yrs to 65yrs.

Essential Functions

An employee in this position may be called upon to do any or all of the following essential functions. These examples do not include all of the functions which the employee may be expected to perform.

  • Assesses patients, families, and team members’ spiritual needs; assists them in using their faith in dealing with illness, trauma, stress, and loss; and documents services provided.
  • Supports team members with their resiliency and compassion development.
  • Provides crisis intervention as necessary.
  • Develops and provides educational materials and trainings as necessary.
  • Provides compassionate and responsive spiritual services in alignment with departmental and organizational objectives and strategies.
  • Performs religious rites, services, and acts as a resource for faith communities.
  • Participates in departmental committees and projects as assigned.
  • Other duties may be assigned

Other Information

COMPETENCIES

  • ADAPTABILITY – Maintaining effectiveness when experiencing major changes in work responsibilities or environment (e.g., people, processes, structure, or culture); adjusting effectively to change by exploring the benefits, trying new approaches, and collaborating with others to make the change successful.
  • APPLIED LEARNING – Assimilating and applying new job-related information in a timely manner.
  • BUILDING PARTNERSHIPS – Developing and leveraging relationships within and across work groups to achieve results.
  • COLLABORATING – Working cooperatively with others to help a team or work group achieve its goals.
  • COMMUNICATION – Conveying information and ideas clearly and concisely to individuals or groups in an engaging manner that helps them understand and retain the message; listening actively to others.
  • CUSTOMER ORIENTATION – Placing a high priority on the internal or external customer’s perspective when making decisions and taking action; implementing service practices that meet the customers’ and own organization’s needs.
  • DIVERSITY & INCLUSIVITY – Is sensitive to cultural diversity, race, gender, and other individual differences in the workforce; recognizes the value of diverse perspectives and experiences and fosters a work environment reflective of the community at large.
  • DECISION MAKING – Identifying and understanding problems and opportunities by gathering, analyzing, and interpreting quantitative and qualitative information; choosing the best course of action by establishing clear decision criteria, generating and evaluating alternatives, and making timely decisions; taking action that is consistent with available facts and constraints and optimizes probable consequences.
  • EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE – Establishing and sustaining trusting relationships by accurately perceiving and interpreting own and others’ emotions and behavior; leveraging insights to effectively manage own responses so that one’s behavior matches one’s values and delivers intended results.
  • MANAGING RELATIONSHIPS – Meeting the personal needs of individuals to build trust, encourage two-way communication, and strengthen relationships.
  • MANAGING WORK – Effectively managing one’s time and resources to ensure that work is completed efficiently.
  • PLANNING & ORGANIZING – Establishing an action plan for self and others to complete work efficiently and on time by setting priorities, establishing timelines, and leveraging resources.
  • RESOLVING CONFLICTS – Helping others deal effectively with an antagonistic situation to minimize damage to the relationships and promote shared goals; using appropriate interpersonal methods to reduce tension or conflict between two or more people and facilitate agreement.
  • STRESS TOLERANCE – Maintaining stable performance under pressure or opposition (e.g., experiencing time pressure, conflict, or job ambiguity); handling stress in a manner that is acceptable to others and to the organization.
  • SPIRITUAL ASSESSMENT – Must be able to assess patients’ spiritual needs and sense of well-being and find appropriate solutions to meet patient and family needs.

SCOPE AND LEVEL 

Guidelines: Guidelines are generally numerous, well established, and directly applicable to the work assignment.  Work assignment and desired results are explained by general oral or written instructions.

Complexity: Duties assigned are generally repetitive and restricted in scope but may be of substantial intricacy.  Employee primarily applies standardized practices.

Decision Making: Decisions or recommendations on non-standardized situations are limited to relating organizational policies to specific cases.  Brings non-routine issues to supervisor. Problems that are not covered by guidelines or are without precedent are taken up with the supervisor.

Communications: Contacts with the public or employees where explanatory or interpretive information is exchanged, gathered, or presented and some degree of discretion and judgment are required within the parameters of the job function.

Supervision Received: Under normal supervision, within a standardized work situation, the employee performs duties common to the line of work without close supervision or detailed instruction.  Work product is subject to continual review.

Qualifications

  • EDUCATION – Master of Divinity, Pastoral Counseling, Theology or related field. 
  • EXPERIENCE – 4 units of Clinical Pastoral Education at an ACPE accredited healthcare center. Ordination in a religious community or meets ecclesiastical endorsement for health care ministry.
  • CERTIFICATION(S) – Board Certified Chaplain (BCC) eligible

Physical Requirements

Ability to Perform Essential Functions of the Job

  • Audio-Visual: Depth Perception: Good
  • Audio-Visual: Hearing: Good
  • Audio-Visual: Near Vision: Good

Work Environment

  • Exposure: Exposure to blood/body fluid: Occasional.
  • Exposure: Exposure to cold/heat: Occasional.
  • Exposure: Exposure to infectious diseases: Occasional.
  • Exposure: Exposure to dampness: Occasional.
  • Mental and Emotional Requirements: Makes decisions under pressure.
  • Mental and Emotional Requirements: Manages stress appropriately.
  • Mental and Emotional Requirements: Works with others effectively.

Equal Employment Opportunity

It is our intention that all qualified applicants be given equal opportunity and that selection decisions be based on job-related factors. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, or any other status protected by law or regulation.  Be aware that none of the questions are intended to imply illegal preferences or discrimination based on non-job-related information.

Salary Information

Hourly Rate of Pay: $30.50

Benefits Information

As a Children’s Hospital Colorado team member, you will receive a competitive pay and benefits package designed to take care of your needs that includes base pay, incentives, paid sick leave and a robust wellness program.

Last Update: 07/26/2021 - 08:43 AM

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