The Chaplain I - PRN provides access to spiritual care as part of holistic, multidisciplinary team approach when helping patients deal with or recover from their illness or injury. The Chaplain I - PRN collaborates with physicians, nurses, social workers, counselors, and ancillary staff as part of an interdisciplinary treatment team in assessing patient needs and to strengthen patient care. The Chaplain I – PRN organizes, promotes, and conducts religious services for patients, their families and staff including weekly worship, memorial services, baptisms, weddings, anointing and coordinating bereavement needs. The Chaplain I provides compassionate spiritual and emotional support for all Baylor Scott & White Health patients, family members and staff, regardless of faith background or religious affiliation.
The ideal candidate will have excellent verbal and written communication skills with knowledge of philosophical systems and religions. The candidate will have outstanding interpersonal, listening skills and the ability to counsel and comfort individuals during periods of stress.
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation’s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it’s accepting a calling!