Eventide Senior Living Communities

Chaplain

Location
Jamestown, ND
Salary
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Posted
Sep 24, 2020
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Role
Nurse
Job Type
Long-Term
The Eventide mission and ICARE core values set a standard of excellence for both resident care and our work environment. We hire the best people who share our passion for hospitality and commitment to service, and strive to ensure employees are empowered to make a difference in the organization.

Eventide Jamestown is currently seeking a part time Chaplain to provide pastoral counsel to residents, families, and staff to plan care to meet spiritual needs by offering a spiritual presence and ethical counseling, and facilitating observations of religious and other practices that provide meaning and/or comfort.

The primary focus of the Chaplain in clinical settings shall be resident and resident family care in the following priority:
  • Imminent need as identified by resident, family, or staff.
  • Residents and families who have no known alternative spiritual support.
  • Residents and families with alternative support who will also benefit from a Chaplain's visit, including regular hospital visits.
  • Private communion as requested by residents and families.
  • Hospital visits.
  • Bible studies and support groups as needed
  • Prepare sermons and conduct weekly worship services
  • Serve as a spiritual advisor to staff and their families for professional and personal reasons.
  • Act in an advisory capacity as a spiritual care resource to the campus Executive Director.
  • Provide input to care planning, crisis interventions, and changing resident needs. Responsible to document assessments, communications with residents as required by state and federal regulations
  • Act as a participating member of the interdisciplinary team

Ideal Candidate will have:
  • Advanced Degree in Divinity or Theology (or its equivalency)
  • Previous parish pastoral experience preferred
  • Ecclesiastical endorsement
  • Two units of clinical pastoral education, preferred
  • Two years' work experience pastoral care experience, preferably in a health care or similar setting, preferred


Eventide is an equal opportunity at will employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of age, race, religion, color, disability, sex, sexual orientation or national origin

Other details
  • Pay Type Hourly