Director of Mission and Chaplaincy - Lowell General Hospital - Lowell, MA (FT, days)

  • 06 Apr 2017 2:29 PM
    Message # 4720013
    Perry Miller, Editor (Administrator)

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    Director of Mission and Chaplaincy

    Lowell General Hospital ยท Spiritual Care LowellMA

    Management/Professional Full TimeDaysDay Shift

    Posted 03/16/2017Req # 1083

     Director of Mission and Chaplaincy
     
    As a leader in the role you and your team will ensure the delivery of a complete connected spiritual care to patients, their loved ones and staff of all faith traditions.  Assisting patients to understand life's events as they relate to their spiritual and emotional well-being.  Along with providing crisis intervention and visits with patients, families and staff to offer spiritual support and counseling. 
     
    Supporting an interdisciplinary approach to spiritual care by

    • Overseeing the use and maintenance of the spiritual care offices and chapel.
    • Developing and maintain proper administration procedures for the department in accordance with institutional policy.
    • Contributing to the wider community through publication, teaching and research.
    • Participating in programs and administrative activities of the institution.
     
    Management Responsibilities
    • establishing schedules
    • Performance evaluations
    • Budgeting
    • Strategic planning for the department
    • Hold monthly staff meetings, managing staff
     
    Spiritual Care Responsibilities
    • Resident expert in spiritual care
    • Creation of programs and events to bring awareness to the department
    • Sit as the chair of the ethics committee at Saints campus
     
    Qualification
    • 3-5 years Hospital Chaplaincy, Administrative Leadership
    • Chaplaincy Certification
    • Master's Degree
    • Knowledge of Bioethics