Chaplain Resident

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Arlington, TX US
Job ID:
Area of Interest:
Pastoral Care
Job Type:
Full Time
Texas Health Resources System Services

Texas Health Resources is seeking Chaplain Residents to support the Pastoral Care departments at various entities throughout the THR network of hospital entities.

Program duration:
Hire Date - September 24th, 2018
End Date - September 27th, 2019

Hospital entity will be assigned accordingly upon hire

Variable schedules may include evenings, weekends, overnight, and holidays as required by some entities

Bachelor's Degree required
Master's Degree in Divinity or related degree from an accredited theological school is required or must be in progress.

One unit of Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) required

Licenses/Certifications: None

Skills and Abilities:
Graduate School proficiency in written and verbal English.
Relational skills sufficient to work effectively as a member of the department and the health care team; relate to community clergy.
Must be able to work appropriately with highly stressed persons in both crisis and chronic situations.
Must demonstrate openness and ability to learn about ministry and self.

Job Duties:
Provide pastoral and spiritual care to patients, employees, families, and volunteers in keeping with departmental standards.
Provides direct Spiritual/Pastoral Care to patients and families.
Participates in and engages the Clinical Pastoral Education program and curriculum.
Develop internal and external relationships and complete continuing education requirements in the delivery of pastoral and spiritual care within the system.
Assure the timely reporting of pastoral and spiritual care in keeping departmental standards.
Maintain an active relationship with one's own denomination.

Entity Information:
Texas Health Resources is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care delivery systems in the United States and the largest in North Texas in terms of patients served.
Texas Health has 25 acute-care and short-stay hospitals that are owned, operated, joint-ventured or affiliated with the system. It has more than 3,800 licensed beds, more than 21,100 employees of fully-owned/operated facilities plus 1,400 employees of consolidated joint ventures, and counts more than 5,500 physicians with active staff privileges at its hospitals.
At Texas Health, we strive to create an atmosphere of respect, integrity, compassion and excellence for all who come in contact with us, be they patients or our employees. We are committed to diversity in our workforce, and our mission to serve spreads across ethnic, cultural, economic and generational boundaries. We invite you to join us in furthering your career through our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.
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