Location Address: 1000 Waterman Way Tavares, Florida 32778
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You Will Be Responsible For:
The flex chaplain helps provide pastoral care and spiritual and emotional support to the patients, families and staff of Florida Hospital Waterman of all ages and backgrounds.
Chaplains serve as a resource for staff and administration in implementing Florida Hospital Watermanâ™s ministry of healing to the whole person.
Work primarily within a flexible on call schedule to minister to patients and families in crisis.
Assist in conducting worship services in the Hospital Chapel.
Assist in serving as a liaison between the Hospital and area churches and clergy.
Serve on committees as requested by Senior Chaplain
Other duties as assigned by the Senior Chaplain
What You Will Need:
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
Must be proficient in the English language.
Establish constructive working relationships with all members of the healthcare team, including staff chaplains, and community clergy and caregivers.
Full knowledge and understanding of whole person health principles and related spiritual needs
Proficient in spiritual care principles and assessment abilities
Meet computer requirements.
Able to enter Pastoral Care visit information in Cerner efficiently and correctly.
Knowledge to use effectively Microsoft Word and Outlook.
Must be willing to fill a flexible schedule for on-call and other assignments.
Debrief and crisis intervention
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Personal commitment to God.
Enjoys collaboration and working as a team
Personal integrity and an ability to work under stress.
Ability to effectively relate to persons of diverse religious, educational, and cultural backgrounds.
Ability to earn respect of nurses, physicians, and other healthcare professionals.
Master of Divinity degree
4 units of Clinical Pastoral Education
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Licensure by an ecclesiastical body approved or recognized by the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists.
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED
Board Certification with the Association of Professional
The chaplain is a member of the interdisciplinary healthcare team who provides for the spiritual needs of patients, their families, staff, and physicians. Specifically, the chaplain, through professional training and certification, provides support and guidance to understand more fully life's events as they relate to their spiritual and emotional well-being. Depending on the assessment of the clients served, their faith journey, culture and heritage, and life experience, the chaplain is effective through a variety of case specific interventions including but not limited to the following: listening, the ministry of presence, offering faith appropriate prayers, discussion and/or reflection. The chaplain is sensitive to all faiths, cultures, races, ages and creeds to assist in the mode most acceptable. The Chaplain provides the spiritual support and encouragement so that the whole person may be served.
The Chaplain II PRN position is that of a Flex Chaplain with a flexible schedule to meet the patient care needs of the department and may include days, nights and/or weekend and on-call assignments with a minimum of one weekend per month, two nights per week.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.