Posted in Other 11 days ago.
Type: Full Time
Job ID: 402232Spiritual Care Specialist - Full-time - DaysAurora, IllinoisRegular / DayApply NowWe Are HiringAMITA Health Mercy Medical Center, in Aurora IL, has built a legacy of caring for the community and its residents. Join our healing ministry where we care for healing of body, mind and spirit.We are looking for a full-time Spiritual Care Specialist to join our team.Why Join AMITA?AMITA Health (www.AMITAhealth.org) is a joint operating company formed by the Adventist Health System in Altamonte Springs, FL and St. Louis, MO based Ascension. AMITA Health is the largest health system in Illinois, comprising 19 hospitals and more than 230 sites of care. The health system has 900 providers in its medical groups, more than 26,000 associates and 7,000 physician partners and serves over .3 million residents in the greater Chicagoland area.What You Will DoAs an Associate with AMITA Health, you will have the opportunity to organize and coordinate activities and flow of work for pastoral care services to optimize clinical coverage, staff development and oversight, and collaboration at the system level. The Spiritual Care Specialist will build relationships and collaborate with community members.Responsibilities:* Provides guidance as a member of the interdisciplinary healthcare team by serving as a knowledgeable, ethical, and religious resource for patients, families and healthcare providers.* Coordinates staff assignments to ensure appropriate pastoral coverage.* Oversees department staff to ensure the provision of quality pastoral care.* Serves as a member of the pastoral team to implement new departmental strategies, directions, policies, and procedures.What You Will NeedThe following are required for consideration:*
* Master's degree in Divinity, Theology, Pastoral Studies or related field* 4 units of Clinical Pastoral Education accredited by ACPE* 1 year of experience* Board Certification from the APC, NACC, CASC, or the NAJC at time of hire or obtained within 2 years of hire or risk of termination if not obtained within two years. For those not board certified at time of hire or job transfer, ecclesiastical endorsement is required.If this sounds like you, apply now!Equal Employment OpportunityAMITA Health will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.Share: