Sanford Health Associate Chaplain - Spiritual Care in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Title: Associate Chaplain | Spiritual Care | Sioux Falls

City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Department : SPIRITUAL CARE

Job Schedule: PRN

Shift: Nights

Hours Per Shift: 10 hr

JOB SUMMARY

Aim to offer a sense of attentiveness and compassion in the midst of suffering and struggle. Chaplains provide support for patients, families, and staff through times of significant changes or losses. Chaplains assess patients' spiritual resources and well-being and encourage the patient and/or family member to utilize his or her own spiritual and religious coping strategies. The Chaplain must possess empathy for the challenges experienced by patients and families in the medical setting and be comfortable working with diverse patient populations of varying ages, cultures and beliefs. Must have the interpersonal and communication skills needed to work with distressed and anxious patients, families, and staff. The Chaplain must be able to establish and maintain effective professional relationships, working effectively with a team of spiritual care staff as well as the interdisciplinary team.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

Two PRN Chaplains not available for 2-5 months due to pregnancy and out of country. Two shifts needing coverage:

Sunday evening and overnight

Monday evening and overnight

QUALIFICATIONS

College degree required. Ordained, licensed or commissioned to function in a religious vocation by an appropriate religious authority required. Two units of Clinical Pastoral Education in an accredited CPE center preferred.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

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City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Job Function: Clinical Support

Job Schedule: PRN

Shift: Nights

Req Number: req20756