Part Time Chaplain
Hospice of Orange and Sullivan Counties, Inc. currently has an opening for the position of Part Time Chaplain.
The Part Time Chaplain position at Hospice of Orange & Sullivan Counties is a field based position,
22 1/2-30 hours per week, with responsibilities for performing an initial Spiritual Assessment, developing a plan of care, working with the interdisciplinary group to meet the identified goals of the patient and family. Chaplain will travel to provide direct support to our patients and families in their homes, hospitals, hospice residence, and nursing homes. Candidates must have the ability to work flexible hours to meet the needs of the patient/families and the requirements of the position. Some weekend, holiday and on-call hours required.
Candidates for the position should be a graduate of an accredited Seminary or School of Theology, have the endorsement of their spiritual community leader, and have experience working with patients and families dealing with advanced illness at the end of life. Candidates must be able to demonstrate a working knowledge of hospice philosophy, bio-medical ethics, and the ethical standards of professional chaplaincy. They must have the ability to work with diverse clergy, spiritual leaders, congregations
and communities. Completion of 2 units of Clinical Pastoral Education and working towards professional certification preferred. Hospice and/or Palliative care experience preferred.
Candidates must be PC/EMR (Electronic Medical Records) literate and have keyboard fluency.
They must have a clean, acceptable driver’s license with reliable transportation.
If you are interested in this dynamic position please:
Fax: resume to (845) 561-0809 ATTN: Human Resources