SCL Health Chaplain Inpatient in Denver, Colorado

This is a per deim Chaplain position. Covers the overnights Mon-Fri andovernights weekend shifts. 6pm to 8am. 1 to 2 shifts a week, and about 1weekend a month The position requires 4 CPE units (clinical pastoral education units byACPE organization) with a year residency program completed in hospitalsettings. Bachelor's degree required. These are required for Chaplain positions in hospitals. SaintJoseph Hospital is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization. Interested in making a difference? Then check us out. Our richheritage and mission, and our focus on health care delivery that valuesperson-centered care, excellence and accountability are a winningcombination as we bring health and hope to our patients. Fast Facts * Denver (estab.1873) * Largest acute care provider in Denver area * 2,397 associates, 1,332 medical staff, 108 residents * 371 beds * New $623 million, 360-bed, 826,000-square-foot replacementfacility (December 2014) Services & Expertise * Breast Care Center * Cardiovascular Services * Center for Women and Infants * Comprehensive Cancer Center * Emergency Services * Medical Imaging * Orthopedics * Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery * Rehabilitation * Surgical Care * Weight Loss Surgery Center Kudos: Saint Joseph Hospital offers excellence across the continuum ofcare for patients.Visit: website This position isresponsible for providing emotional and spiritual support in pastoral care topatients, their families and hospital staff. * Responsible for assessing and attending to the spiritual needs ofpatients, their families, and employees, particularly in times ofspiritual distress brought on by life threatening or life altering medicaldiagnoses and procedures. * Serves the patient and family by assisting in resolution of bioethicalconcerns, and may be asked to assist in matters such as securing familypermission for organ transplantation, or providing a religious perspectiveon withdrawing life support systems. * As a service to the hospital staff, spiritual counseling and supportis offered through group work, religious services, hospitalcelebrations, and other methods. * Represents the hospital to the broader religious community and thesurrounding areas. * Performs other related duties as directed in order to support theachievement of established goals and objectives. The information above is for summary purposes, and is notintended to be a comprehensive list of essential functions. * Masters of Divinity degree in Theology or equivalent, required * Possesses theological and psychological training and religiousbackground so as to relate effectively with a wide variety of individuals withvarious educational, social, economic, and vocational backgrounds, required * Certified Chaplain and Fellow of the College of Chaplains, preferred * One (1) year of experience in a setting serving the sameage/type of patient population served by this facility or department,preferredSCL Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants willreceive consideration for employment without regard to race, color,religion, sex, or national origin.Employer's Job# 17003516Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOEstatement.