Texas Health Resources Chaplain PRN in Bedford, Texas
Texas Health Resources seeks to hire a Chaplain PRN to work “as needed” for their Pastoral Care Department at Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford.
Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford is located at 1600 Hospital Parkway, Bedford, TX 76022.
Salary rate is $22.02/hour – PRN Rate
PRN “As needed”
Variable shifts/days primarily 5:00 PM – 8:00 AM
Requires the ability to arrive at Texas Health HEB within 30 minutes of being called
The Chaplain PRN provides spiritual support to patients, families, and staff, primarily evenings, nights, weekends, and as needed, in order to make available spiritual care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in THR wholly-owned
Provide pastoral and spiritual care to patients, employees, families, and volunteers in keeping with departmental standards
Professionally assesses and documents patient spiritual needs and resources to inform the interdisciplinary care team’s plan of care for patient.
Arrange for local clergy to visit with patients when patient or family requests visit. Participate in the Attending Clergy Association when available.
Respond to required and mandatory completion of THR modules to address safety and quality as a major responsibility of THR
Maintain an active relationship with one’s own denomination
The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:
Master of Divinity, Theology, or related degree from an accredited theological school preferred
One unit of CPE required
Two years’ experience in pastoral care or congregational setting preferred
Graduate level ability in spoken and written English. Ability to communicate in another language highly desirable
Gifted to work with and relate with people of diverse backgrounds and religious traditions
Demonstrated effectiveness in working as a collegial member of the healing team, including nurses and physicians, and community religious leaders
Demonstrated ability to integrate theological/ethical/relational issues in the delivery of pastoral and spiritual care
Demonstrated ability to make and document professional spiritual assessments in patients’ medical records to contribute to interdisciplinary team care planning
Demonstrated ability to offer religious/spiritual rites as needed in hospital context for patients, families, and staff.
Why Texas Health Resources?
Texas Health Resources is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care delivery systems in the United States and the largest in North Texas in terms of patients served.
Texas Health has 25 acute-care and short-stay hospitals that are owned, operated, joint-ventured or affiliated with the system. It has more than 3,800 licensed beds, more than 21,100 employees of fully-owned/operated facilities plus 1,400 employees of consolidated joint ventures and counts more than 5,500 physicians with active staff privileges at its hospitals.
At Texas Health, we strive to create an atmosphere of respect, integrity, compassion and excellence for all who come in contact with us, be they patients or our employees. We are committed to diversity in our workforce, and our mission to serve spreads across ethnic, cultural, economic and generational boundaries. We invite you to join us in furthering your career through our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.
Texas Health Highlights:
2018 FORTUNE Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®” (4th year in a row)
2018 Becker's Healthcare "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare" (4th year in a row)
2018 Employees’ Choice “Best Places to Work” by Glassdoor
Employment opportunities are only reflective of wholly owned Texas Health Resources entities.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employees or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.