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Hospice Chaplain – PRN – Spartanburg, SC

Job Description

Fast growing Multi-state Hospice Company seeking a Chaplain to join our team in the Spartanburg, SC area! Want to make a difference in your community? Flexible work schedule, family & team oriented environment.

Chaplain Responsibilities:

  • Provides spiritual and emotional care to palliative and terminally ill patients and their families as well as grief support to the family after the death of the patient.
  • Performs spiritual assessment on Palladium Hospice & Palliative Care patients.
  • Acts as liaison between Palladium Hospice & Palliative Care and the spiritual community.
  • Responds to the mental, spiritual, social and emotional needs of terminally ill patients and their families.
  • Provides non-denominational spiritual counseling per patient and/or family request.
  • Assists family in understanding the grief process.
  • Gives referrals to family for community grief support groups.
  • Allows patient and family to voice their concerns, fears and feelings.
  • Responsive to patient’s desires and condition.
  • Addresses and supports cultural practices, as long as such practices do not harm others.
  • Ability to work with people of various religious faiths and cultures

Chaplain Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited college with a degree in ministry, counseling, or social work.
  • Masters of Divinity or Masters of Theology and 4 units of Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE).
  • Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent public speaking skills.
  • Hospice experience a plus.

Job Type: Part-time

Experience:

  • Hospice: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Chaplain: 1 year (Required)

Language:

  • English (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Benefits:

  • Flexible schedule

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday