Providence Health & Services Chaplain Associate in Tarzana, California
Providence is calling a Chaplain Associate(Per Diem, variable shift) to Providence Tarzana Medical Center in Tarzana, CA.
We are seeking a Chaplain Associate who will provide spiritual and emotional support to patients and families as needed. Demonstrate proficiency in delivering care to assigned age specific patient population (e.g., adolescents, adults, geriatrics, pediatrics), and participate in related continuing education.
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Demonstrate Providence Health System San Fernando Valley Service Area's core values of respect, justice, compassion, stewardship, and excellence to customers, employees, and visitors; and provide quality service in the performance of work assignments and duties
Implement and maintain established department, unit, and hospital policies, procedures, and objectives as well as improving organization performance program, patient/customer safety, environmental, and infection control policies
Visit patients and their families on assigned units to provide spiritual and emotional support. Refer to Chaplains when appropriate
When on-call, respond promptly to the request of the nursing supervisor for patient/family support
Enhance professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, in service meetings, and workshops
Attend meetings as required
Act as liaison between local clergy and patients in relation to their ongoing care within their own religious tradition
Required qualifications for this position include:
One year of Theological Education
MOAB I required within 30 to 150 days of hire
Must be ordained by recognized religious body, or endorsed by the proper ecclesiastical authority, or member in good standing of approved religious community
CPE (Clinical Pastoral Education)
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence Tarzana Medical Center is a 245-bed not-for-profit medical center that serves the San Fernando Valley, offering high quality specialty services, including: heart and vascular care, orthopedics, oncology and senior services. Recognizing the special health care needs of women and children, our Women’s Pavilion & Resource Center provides women’s health and maternity care in once central location. The hospital specializes in pediatrics and has one of the largest neonatal intensive care units in the San Fernando Valley. Providence Tarzana has a reputation for clinical excellence and sophisticated technology with a personal touch. Providence Health & Services cares about the people and the lives that we touch each and every day. We are continually driven by the caring tradition of our heritage – the foundation of our Mission and core-values – to embrace respect, compassion, justice, excellence and stewardship. With a rich past reaching back more than 65 years in Southern California, and 150 years in total, Providence Health & Services today celebrates unprecedented growth, recognition for top quality health care, a vibrant employee culture where new ideas are encouraged and a drive to help the underprivileged - all with an eye toward the future.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Spiritual/Mission/Pastoral Care
Req ID: 256345