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Hospice Chaplain

General Overview:

Our Hospice team has an immediate part-time opening for a Chaplain to work

20 hours per week.  For nearly 30 years, our hospice has offered a wide range of quality medical and support services, from symptom and pain management to emotional and spiritual guidance for patients and their families.  We are the hospice in the community to turn to for exceptional end-of-life care that supports dignity and comfort for individuals, provides peace of mind to families, and honors cultural traditions and customs.  Our professionals, experts in current hospice practice, include medical directors/physicians, highly skilled registered nurses, experienced clinical social workers, certified nursing assistants skilled in end-of-life care, chaplains and extensively trained volunteers. The Chaplain will facilitate the end of life conversations and decision-making with the family or caregiver to provide pastoral, spiritual, and religious care to patients, family members, and relatives.  S/he will lead and coordinate prayer, ability and stamina to minister to patients/residents/clients with varying physical and mental dysfunction.  Additionally, our chaplains work with clergy and volunteers of varying faith.

 

Position Qualifications:

Qualified candidates will possess a bachelor’s degree, Master of Divinity or equivalent graduate degree from a seminary or theological school; three years of pastoral experience in a clinical setting, completed.  The ideal candidate will be able to actively participate in our transdisciplinary team and demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills.  Ordained Chaplains preferred.  2+ units of CPE preferred.

We offer a full benefits package and a healthy work-life balance, a collaborative team environment and many opportunities for professional growth and personal development.

Offered pay rate - $35-40/h (based on experience)

 

Location:

6123 Montrose Road

Rockville, MD  20852

 

Apply Now:

Please submit the following application materials to careers@jssa.org:

•             Resume

Organization: 
JSSA
Locations: 
Rockville , MD
Category: 
Advocacy/Social Action/Outreach
Employment Type: 
Part Time
Contact: 
Close Date: 
Wednesday, April 1, 2020