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Methodist Health System CHAPLAIN FELLOW in MANSFIELD, Texas

Purpose: Provide pastoral care to patients, families and staff in assigned hospital.

Supports the mission, vision, values and strategic goals of Methodist Health System

Job Description

Provides education to families and patients regarding Advance Directives/Medical Power of Attorney and provide assistance in completing the process.

In conjunction with the pastoral care team, organizes and conducts quarterly memorial services for the families of patients who pass away within the Methodist Health System

Provides bereavement support in conjunction with pastoral care team

Provides decedent care services and coordinate with funeral homes, medical examiners and other entities to dispose of bodies at MHS with compassion and sensitivity

Participate in the ministry of the department’s availability to assigned campus through sharing in schedule rotations, on-call duties, shift changes, etc. for the purpose of hospital coverage

Participates in spiritual liturgucal services as assigned

Documents activity in appropriate mechanisms (electronic log, electronic medical record, etc.)

Demonstrates a pastoral approach to hospital ministry

Particiaptes in Professional Development educational opportunitites as offered through Organizational Effectiveness and Association of Professional Chaplains

Other duties as assigned

Education

Bachelor’s Degree, Masters of Theology or Equivalent, or in the process of obtaining a Master’s Degree. And must have completed 1 year CPE residency.

Related Work Experience

Ability to handle confidential information

Ability to relate to people of all ages, all religions, cultures and ethnic groups

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Excellent interpersonal skills

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