Hospice Chaplain (Finance)
Hospice & Palliative Medicine
Why Mayo Clinic
Join the Mayo Clinic hospice team in NWWI by providing quality spiritual care for hospice patients and their families in the place they call home. An outstanding opportunity for a chaplain to make a difference in the lives of others!
The Staff Chaplain is a core member of the hospice interdisciplinary team and provides direct and indirect spiritual assessment, spiritual care, ministry to patient and families, end-of-life discussion, participates in interdisciplinary patient staffing, coordination of services with community clergy, administers/coordinates sacrament and rites to patients in the place they call home, participates in memorial programs and and continuous improvement activities, serves on committees, and performs such other duties as are agreed upon by the Director and Staff Chaplain.
Master of Divinity Degree or master's degree in theology or pastoral care or the equivalent required. Ordination and/or ecclesiastical endorsement by the faith group to practice as a chaplain. CPE training of at least four Units. General qualifications: Emotional and spiritual maturity Compassion and rapport with patients/families/staff/providers Respect for faith and spiritual traditions Comfort level in working with patients and families facing chronic, terminal illness. Ability to read and communicate effectively in English. Networking and relationship building skills Basic computer skills.
Additional languages preferred.
License or certification
Current certification by the Association of Professional Chaplains, the National Association of Catholic Chaplains, Association of Clinical Pastoral Education, Inc., or certification eligible. License or Certification: Valid WI driver's license, reliable transportation, and acceptable driving record. Current Basic Life Support certification
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $22.80 per hour.
Hours / Pay period
M-F 8-4:30 with occasional evening/weekend hours to meet a patient/family or program request.
No scheduled weekends.
Eau Claire, with a metro area of 163,000 is home to the 11,000 students at the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire. Strong schools, low crime rate, and a reasonable cost of living may be expected. With an abundance of outdoor activities, Eau Claire was ranked #4 on the list of "Americas best towns" (Outside Magazine, 2015) The city also serves as the retail center for west central Wisconsin and the major metro area of Minneapolis/St. Paul is 90 minutes away. Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire is recognized as a Best Hospital in Northwestern Wisconsin and within the top 10 for Hospitals in Wisconsin (U.S. News & World Report, 2015-2016).
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Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).