Staff Chaplain - Adult Cardiology/Cardiothoracic Surgery & Neuroscience
Job ID: R0027995 | Allied Health Specialist | Full Time | Charlottesville, VA
$5,000 SIGN-ON BONUS FOR NEW HIRES! (with a 1-year commitment)

Responsible for providing and coordinating pastoral care with patients, families, visitors and staff; teaching chaplain residents, chaplain interns, medical students, community clergy and community groups; and serving with special initiatives of the Medical Center, such as with the bereavement committee and the critical incident committee.
  • Provides empathic and resourceful pastoral care.
  • Ability to teach effectively.
  • Ability to work as a member of the pastoral care team and interdisciplinary team.
  • Values and practices the highest standards of professional and personal ethics.
  • Participates in special initiatives and religious services within the Medical Center.
  • Reaches out to community clergy and groups to provide education, support and coordination with Medical Center care.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Position Compensation Range: $54,558.40 - $87,297.60 Annually

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
  • Education: Master of Divinity or similar seminary degree required. Completed Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) residency at an ACPE-certified center (minimum of four units of CPE).
  • Experience: One year of relevant experience.
  • Licensure: Ordination and endorsement by a religious community. Board certification or eligibility for board certification by one of the following chaplain cognate groups:
    • The Association of Professional Chaplains
    • The National Association of Catholic Chaplains
    • Neshema: Association of Jewish Chaplains
      • If not board-certified but board-eligible, certification must be completed with two years of hire date.


PHYSICAL DEMANDS
Job requires frequently traveling (distance: 500 yards). Proficient communicative, auditory and visual skills. Attention to detail and ability to write legibly. Ability to lift/push/pull <20 lbs. May be exposed to blood/body fluids and infectious disease.


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Medical Center (Charlottesville, VA)
Charlottesville, VA 22903

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