Providence St. Joseph Health

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St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health Hospice Chaplain in Santa Rosa, California

We are looking for a Hospice Chaplain with Santa Rosa Hospice Direct - Clinical with St. Joseph Home Care Network!

Location: Santa Rosa, California

Schedule: Day-Shift (On Call / Per Diem)

Shift: Two (2) hours standard bi-weekly

Job Summary:

Provides spiritual care services to patients and their families either directly or through coordination of care with other clergy. Provide spiritual support and/or counseling to patients and families while keeping with their beliefs and spiritual concerns while experiencing terminal illness and loss. Participates and coordinates all care as a member of an interdisciplinary team within scope of practice. Participates in agency committees and activities related to promoting sacred encounters, perfect care of bereavement, participates in hospice orientation, training & competencies of chaplains.


  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to work with patients/families of all faiths and spiritual beliefs.

  • Ability to network with community clergy and congregations.

  • Knowledge of hospice philosophy of care and end of life spiritual issues.

  • Demonstrates knowledge of and competency in computer documentation.

Position Requirements:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Theology, Pastoral Ministry, Divinity, or High School diploma with 4 years of theological, pastoral experience.


  • One year minimum previous pastoral ministry or chaplaincy experience


  • Current BLS required. Valid CA Driver’s License and auto insurance.

Preferred Position Qualifications:

  • One year Hospice or Palliative care experience

St. Joseph Home Care Network (SJHCN) is a Home Health ministry of St. Joseph Health, serving three Northern California counties; Humboldt County, Napa County and Sonoma County.Our networks of compassionate, highly skilled employees are dedicated to putting the patient first to improve the health of individuals and families in our community.The Home Health caregivers assist in restoring a patient's optimal health and support the family by going into the home and ministering to the physical, psychological and spiritual needs of the patient and family members.Our home care services are a literal representation of reaching out to our community to care for our dear neighbors.

Company: St. Joseph Home Care Network

Category: Spiritual/ Mission/ Pastoral Care

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