Spiritual Care Coordinator/ Staff Chaplain at St. Mary's Hospital for Children
- Job posted by The HealthCare Chaplaincy Network
Details: Dependent on Qualifications
As an employee of HealthCare Chaplaincy Network, the Coordinator of Spiritual Care Services/Staff Chaplain (Chaplain) is responsible for managing the Chaplaincy Services Department at St. Mary’s Hospital for Children in Bayside, Queens, New York. Chaplain oversees and ensures the provision of Chaplaincy Services to residents, their loved ones, and staff according to all current standards and manages the daily operations of the Chapel. The Chaplain assures that the multi-faith spiritual and religious needs of those served are addressed, through provision of direct service, developing and implementing programs and services, and being a liaison with the religious community. Chaplain oversees and ensures provision of education and training as appropriate for the institution and carries out all required Chaplaincy Services Departmental administration. Chaplain supports Hospital's mission to provide the highest quality care by complying with regulatory guidelines, meeting agency standards, and maintaining highest professional standards of practice as part of the institution’s management structure. Chaplain must be certified as a Board Certified Chaplain by and in good standing with a national chaplaincy certifying body or eligible for board-certification. The Chaplain works under the direction of and in collaboration of the Director of Patient Family Services at St. Mary’s Hospital for Children.
Paid vacation, holidays, sick leave and professional development, health insurance and retirement benefits are available
Minimum Education Required