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Lehigh Valley Health Network Chaplain in Allentown, Pennsylvania

LEHIGH VALLEY HOSPITAL * Pastoral Care1200 S Cedar Crest Blvd, Allentown, PAProfessional Non-ClinicalFull Time 40 hours, Multiple Shifts, 2300-0730Posted 01/12/2021Req # 21596Union: N/AImagine a career at one of the nation's most advanced health networks.Be part of an exceptional health care experience. Join the inspired, passionate team at Lehigh Valley Health Network, a nationally recognized, forward-thinking organization offering plenty of opportunity to do great work.LVHN has been ranked among the andquot;Best Hospitalsandquot; by U.S. News and World Report for 22 consecutive years. We're a Magnet(tm) Hospital, having been honored four times with the American Nurses Credentialing Center's prestigious distinction for nursing excellence and quality patient outcomes. Finally, Lehigh Valley Hospital - Cedar Crest, Lehigh Valley Hospital - Muhlenberg and Lehigh Valley Hospital - Pocono each received an 'A' grade on the Hospital Safety Grade from The Leapfrog Group for spring 2018, the highest grade in patient safety. These recognitions highlight LVHN's commitment to teamwork, compassion, and technology with an unrelenting focus on delivering the best health care possible every day.Whether you're considering your next career move or your first, you should consider Lehigh Valley Health Network.Job Summary: Assures spiritual care and assessment is provided through appropriate intervention and referral of patients, families, significant others, and staff. Complies with and supports hospital and clinical services philosophy, policies, procedures, and protocols. Cultivates relationships with community clergy and faith group in their ministry to persons in Lehigh Valley Health Network. Serves as liaison between hospital staff and the Pastoral/Spiritual Care Department. Participates in the education program of the department.Minimum Requirements: Master's degree in a theologically related field . Documented completion of Clinical Pastoral Education residencyOne year serving faith community or previous hospital experience, including the 4 units of Clinical Pastoral EducationHave or working on the specialized certification of area of expertise, I.E. women and children spiritual care, palliative care, trauma care. Skilled in working with patients and families in crisis.Preferred Qualifications: Three-year Master of Divinity degree or equivalent from an accredited institution of higher learning. Residency in Clinical Pastoral Education2 years Hospital experience beyond Clinical Pastoral Education ResidencySpecialty certification in area of expertise, and one year of experience.Licensure and Certifications: Faith Group endorsement; ordination / commissioning Board Certification by a national chaplain's organization recognized by the Counsel on Ministry in Specialized Settings (COMISS). Those not board certified will be members in a COMISS organization and actively making progress in pursuit of fulfilling board certification requirements within two years of date of employment.;XXX Must possess and maintain current driver's license. Must provide same upon request. Must possess and maintain personal automobile insurance at PA State minimums. Must provide proof upon request.;Child Abuse and FBI clearances as required by DPW licensing.#LI-ML1Influenza vaccination is required at most LVHN facilities for all colleagues with patient contact unless medically contraindicated or due to a bona fide religious belief or practice, and is strongly encouraged for all colleagues. Applicants possessing a medical marijuana card will not be considered for safety sensitive positions.Lehigh Valley Health Network is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with, and where applicable, in addition to federal, state and local employment regulations, Lehigh Valley Health Network will provide employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or other such prot