St. Joseph Health Intern Chaplain - On Call/Days in Lubbock, Texas
Job Summary: Provides spiritual care to all patients/families, hospital staff, physicians, volunteers, and other in assigned clinical areas. Functions as a member of a multidisciplinary team caring for patients/families in assigned clinical area. Participates in building church/hospital relationships. Works cooperatively with other Staff Chaplains, Interns/Residents and Supervisors-In-Training in CPE. Participates fully as a student in the Clinical Pastoral Education Program. Moderate supervision is required.Essential Functions:1. Provides spiritual care to all patients/families and hospital staff in assigned clinical areas.2. Functions as a member of the multi-disciplinary team caring for patient/families in the assigned areas.3. Participates in on-call coverage of the hospital as assigned.4. Conducts worship services, arranges for baptisms, and delivers communion.5. Assists in departmental administrative duties.6. Provides pastoral counseling.7. Provides necessary documentation on all information relevant to pastoral care.8. Cooperates fully as a student in the Clinical Patoral Education Program.Preferred Position Qualifications: Some college/ Bachelor’s degree preferred
Covenant Health is celebrating nearly 100 years of serving Lubbock and our South Plains region. As the oldest and largest health system in Lubbock and the region, we currently employ over 5,200 people with a medical staff of over 600 physicians.For nearly 100 years, Covenant has been driven by a mission of providing a Christian ministry of healing and caring for the whole person - mind, body and spirit. Our vision and differentiator is we are the only faith-based, integrated health network in the West Texas/eastern New Mexico region dedicated to a Christian ministry of healing.As an expression of our mission, we believe we hold an important Covenant with our patients and try and treat every interaction as Sacred Encounters.Our ministry includes six hospitals with over 1,100 licensed beds: Covenant Medical Center - CMC Covenant Children’s Covenant Specialty Covenant Plainview - PLV Covenant Levelland - LVL Trustpoint (joint venture: Rehab Hospital of Lubbock) Covenant Medical Group (CMG) Covenant Health Partners Hospice of LubbockCovenant Health's total service area includes 25 counties that covers most of West Texas and eastern New Mexico. The service area covers approximately 750,000 people and approximately 35,000 square miles.