Chaplain

Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 171255-1A
Date Posted: Nov 17, 2021
Category: Professional

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a world-renowned tertiary medical center known for its innovative technology, pioneering medical treatment and leading-edge research. A teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine, the hospital provides quality health care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty, from primary care to cancer diagnosis and treatment to kidney and liver transplantation. It is a national leader in a number of health care areas, including stroke, weight management and lung screenings, among many others. Lahey also helps to advance medicine through research and the education of tomorrow's health care leaders.

 

About the Job

Position Summary:  Provides high quality pastoral care services to Lahey patients, family members and colleagues. Provides for the religious needs of patients of all denominations. 

Minimum Qualifications:

 Education: Masters degree in Theology, Pastoral Counseling or equivalent along with prior clinical pastoral education, supervised field education or equivalent

Skills, Knowledge & Abilities: Graduation level ability in spoken and written English is necessary, the ability to communicate in another language highly desirable. Must be gifted to work with and relate with people of diverse backgrounds and religious traditions and have demonstrated effectiveness in working as a collegial member of the healing team, including nurses and physicians and community religious leaders. The ability to integrate theological/ethical/relational issues in the delivery of pastoral and spiritual care is needed.

Experience:     Miminum of one year pastoral experience required, including experience and/or training in healthcare ministry.

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve.  Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health.  Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.