Associate Staff Chaplain - 100503

Camden Clark Medical Center - Parkersburg, WV

TemporaryEstimated: $57,000 - $77,000 a year
EducationSkills
The Associate Staff Chaplain is responsible for addressing the patients needs for
spiritual care and related services.

MINIMUM

QUALIFICATIONS:
EDUCATION, CERTIFICATION, AND/OR LICENSURE:
1.

Documented ecclesiastical endorsement.

2.

3.

EXPERIENCE:
1.

2.

3.

PREFERRED

QUALIFICATIONS:
EDUCATION, CERTIFICATION, AND/OR LICENSURE:
1.

A Masters Degree in theology or
related studies preferred.

2.

One unit of clinical pastoral education
(CPE) or equivalent from an accredited center preferred.

3.

Hospital experience with recognition of
reputation and past performance preferred.

EXPERIENCE:
1.

2.

3.

CORE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The
statements described here are intended to describe the general nature of work
being performed by people assigned to this position. They are not intended to be constructed as
an all-inclusive list of all responsibilities and
duties. Other duties may be assigned.

1.

Provide for the spiritual care of
patients, family members and hospital staff.

2.

Assist
in providing on-call and rotational coverage.

3.

Maintain an active relationship with area
clergy and professional organizations.

4.

5.

6.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: The
physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met
by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities
to perform the essential functions.

1.

2.

WORKING ENVIRONMENT: The work
environment characteristics described here are representative of those an
employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities
to perform the essential functions.

1.

Cognizant of environmental factors,
infection control issues to maintain a clean safe and functional work
environment.

2.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
1.

Ability to communicate effectively with
persons of diverse religious, cultural, and ethnic backgrounds.

2.

Functional knowledge of and respect for
the religious values, beliefs, and practices of other faith groups.

3.

Highly motivated, dependable, organized,
and able to work independently.

4.

Ability to function collegially and
interdepartmentally across disciplinary lines.

5.

Ability to be scheduled to
work based on operational needs of the hospital.

6.

Possess ability to deal
tactfully and harmoniously with guests and others.

7.

8.

Date Reviewed/Revised:
Statement of Understanding:
I
fully understand and accept all information presented on my job description,
which includes both general and specific duties and responsibilities.

Employee Name (print):
Employee Signature

Date:
Description of Physical Demands: Associate Staff Chaplain

On
the job time is spent in the following physical activities and psychosocial

interactions:
CATEGORY

AMOUNT OF TIME

CATEGORY

DESCRIPTION

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

Never

Seldom

Often

Always

Physiological

High

Medium

Low

Standing:
X

Mental
Stress

X

Walking:
X

Work
with others

X

Sitting

x

AUDIO VISUAL

GOOD

FAIR

N/A

Stoops,
Kneel, Crouch, Crawl

X

Hearing*

X

Use
hands to finger handle or feel

X

Near
Vision

X

Pushing
/ Pulling

X

Far
Vision

X

Reaching

with hands and arms above / below:
X

Peripheral
Vision

X

Talk

or hear:
X

Color
Discrimination

X

Taste

or smell:
X

Depth
Perception

X

Lift / Force

Never

Seldom

Often

Always

EXPOSURES**

Frequent

Occasional

Rare

Up
to 10 pounds

x

Cold

X

Up
to 25 pounds

X

Heat

X

Up
to 50 pounds

X

Dampness

X

Up
to 100 pounds

x

Heights

X

More
than 100 pounds

x

Vibration

X

Job Lifting

Heavy Lifting Regular Basis

Heavy Lifting Occasional / Moderate Lifting Regular
Basis

Moderate Lifting Occasional/Light Lifting Regular
Basis

Light Lifting Occasional / No Lifting Regular Basis

Skin Irritation

X

Category

x

Lung
Irritation

X

Risk
Radiation

X

Risk
of Electrical Shock

X

*
Hearing Ability to hear alarms on equipment / pages

Ability to hear Client Call

Ability
to hear instructions from physician/department staff

*
Exposures Category 1 =
Tasks that involve exposure to blood, body fluids, or tissues

 2 =
Tasks that involve no exposure to blood, body fluids or tissues but employment
may require unplanned category 1 tasks

 3 = Tasks that
involve no exposure to blood, body fluids or tissues, and category 1 are not a
condition of employment.

A list of Hazardous Products or Substances that this
position is required to work with are referenced for staff review. MSDS information is available.