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Job #9246712
Pastoral Care
PRN / Per Diem - Days - 4 Hours/Week
Abington Hospital - Jefferson Health
1200 Old York Road, Abington, PA 19001
Under the direction of the Associate of Director Nursing, the Chaplain is responsible for the provision of spiritual services. The Chaplain is a minister/priest/rabbi who, on the basis of training, experience and interest, is knowledgeable about care of hospitalized patients/families. Chaplain provides care to patients of all ages.


Education & Training:
  • Master's degree in Divinity and/or a human services-related field required.
  • Clinical pastoral education or its equivalent required.

  • 1+ years of experience in home visitation of the sick or terminally ill required.

License, Certification & Registration:
  • Member of American Association of Pastoral Counselors (AAPC) or its equivalent preferred.

Other Requirements:
  • Ability to express empathy.
  • Awareness of and availability to meet spiritual needs of patients.
  • Ability to exhibit warmth and compassion when dealing with clientele and staff.
  • Ability to show acceptance of client's attitudes and spirituality.
Abington Hospital – Jefferson Health is an equal opportunity employer, and our policy prohibits discrimination in employment because of race, creed, national or ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, marital status, or veteran status.
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