Location Address:707 Old Dalton Ellijay Road Chatsworth, GA30705
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Murray
Located in the foothills of North Georgia Mountains
Co-workers that feel like family
Faith based organization
Employee Referral Program
Educational Reimbursement Plans
Part Time-20 hours
You Will Be Responsible For:
Make spiritual support visits to patients and their family members during the patient’s hospitalization.
Respond to referrals from physician and nurses and to requests for spiritual care from patients and their family members.
Supervise and share on-call responsibilities with seasoned pastors from the community, coordinating the schedule and providing it to the Emergency Department Director.
Establish a close working relationship with case managers to assist in resolving psychosocial concerns of patients and families.
Be available to hospital staff members for pastoral counseling, crisis ministry and education.
As requested, provide devotionals and prayers for Hospital and community events.
Meet on a scheduled basis with the Administrator.
Coordinate with volunteer program to ensure spiritual volunteers are included in activities and programs.
Personally follow-up with patients referred or refer them on to a minister or qualified lay person in the community.
What You Will Need:
Pastoral or Chaplaincy experience
Member in regular-standing of the Seventh-day Adventist Church
Three or more years’ experience in health care chaplaincy or pastoral ministry.
The Chaplain Services Coordinator assists the Administrator in modelling and creating a sense of spiritual calling among all employees and medical staff members of the Hospital and its medical practices. The Chaplain Services Coordinator will develop a ministry to the spiritual needs of patients, patient families, employees and staff members, and the citizens of Murray County, Georgia. He or she will establish and maintain relationships with community pastors and healthcare providers. He or she will assist the Administrator in the design and execution of an annual Christian Service Plan and Executive Accountabilities for Mission utilizing Adventist Health System’s Mission Quality Standards Manual and Mission Integration Peer Review process.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.