Mercy Health Chaplain in Paducah, Kentucky


Job ID: 4660556

Updated: March 13, 2018

Geographic Location: Kentucky

Location: Paducah, KY, United States

Department: LHI Spiritual Care

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Shift: Days/Afternoons

Standard Hours: 32

Who May Apply

All qualified applicants are welcome to apply.

Job Summary

Provide spiritual care to patients, families, staff, volunteers and others considered in the patients support system as part of the Lourdes Palliative Care program.

Qualifications - Minimum

Bachelors Degree in Theology or related field from an accredited college or university

Prior experience in a healthcare setting, either through work or clinical rotation

Qualifications - Preferred

Masters degree in Theology or related field from an accredited college or university

Four units of Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) through ACPE

Chaplain certification through APC or NACC

One to two years of chaplaincy experience in a healthcare setting

Physical Demands

Works within patient care units and other areas as assigned. Working beyond normal working hours, on weekends, and holidays, and in other positions temporarily, when necessary. Working throughout the facility moving around intermittently throughout the shift. Frequent interruptions


3:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Shift and Job Schedule

Day/Afternoon shift, rotating schedule.

Equal Employment Opportunity

It is our policy to abide by all Federal and State laws, as well as, the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a), prohibiting discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibiting discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.