Company: Mayo Clinic
Location: Eau Claire
Posted on: April 30, 2021
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The chaplain provides emotional support, spiritual counsel and
comfort in addressing the spiritual needs of patients as assigned.
This individual provides a spiritual perspective when consulting
with Mayo Clinic staff, patients and families regarding ethical,
moral or personal issues. The chaplain is skilled in crisis and is
an active participant in the interdisciplinary patient care team.
This individual promotes a healing environment enhancing spiritual
and emotional health for both patients and staff. Participates in
teamwork with other members of the department, including providing
unit and on-call coverage. The chaplain's duties include
providing/arranging sacraments/rituals from many faith traditions
of patients, relatives and staff as requested.
The chaplain works cooperatively with other members of the
Spiritual Care Department in planning and providing a total program
of spiritual care. Serves on committees/task forces within the
department, hospital and/or enterprise. Supports and participates
in the educational programs of the department. In addition, the
chaplain supports leadership through activities that includes
development of staff, teaching, staff care, critical incident
stress management, community involvement, and participation in
research as appropriate. Must be available to work flexible hours
which can include days, evenings, nights, holidays, and weekends
with on-call required. Assists in orienting new personnel to the
Prepares and maintains records for assigned areas. Documents
patient care encounters in the medical record. Records work tasks
in direct patient care within EPIC to document productivity. This
individual must demonstrate humility in regards of ones cultures
and working knowledge of other cultures. Awareness and knowledge of
principles of human development across the lifespan. The ability to
assess data reflective of the patient's status and appropriately
interpret information relative to the patient's age-specific needs
Hospice chaplains and those with multiple work locations also
travel to provide spiritual support in facilities or patients'
residences. May require being an Independent Living Donor Advocate
(ILDA) upon completion of training. Other chaplain roles in the
enterprise also include advance care planning.
Masters Theological degree (e.g. Master of Divinity
(MDiv/equivalency as established by the Association of Professional
Chaplains (APC) from an accredited seminary of the Council for
Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA)). Minimum of four units
Clinical Pastoral Education from an Association of Clinical
Pastoral Education (ACPE) approved center with the exception of
faith group specific applicants for whom CPE is not required. In
these cases, the applicant must complete four ACPE units within two
years of hire and become Board Certified within four years of hire.
An applicant of a current ACPE Resident with three completed units
of Clinical Pastoral Education must complete the fourth CPE unit
within 1 year of hire. Strong verbal and written communication
skills required, including computer skills.
Electronic Medical Record (EMR) experience preferred. Two years
working experience in a healthcare setting preferred. Preferred
education: Master's/Advanced Degree in related fields (e.g.
Master's in Public Health (MPH; advanced research degree and
Masters in Philosophy/Ethics which is common in
seminary/religious/ethical education training).
License or certification
Endorsement for service as a Chaplain by appropriate faith
community. Board Certification or certification-eligible (BCC)
within one or more of the following: Association of Professional
Chaplains (APC), National Association of Catholic Chaplains/United
States Catholic Conference of Bishops (NACC/USCCB), the Association
of Clinical Pastoral Education (ACPE), or the Association of Jewish
Chaplains (AJC). Board Certified Chaplain preferred upon hire;
otherwise completion of certification within 3 years of hire with a
national association (as listed above) which requires a minimum of
four units of ACPE education. For chaplains whose clinical
assignment(s) require travel, an unrestricted, unexpired Driver's
license is required.
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with
internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum salary
every 2 weeks is approx $1936.00, based on a full-time
Hours / Pay period
Monday - Friday: 0730-1600 with some weekend and weeknight on-call
responsibilities. There is a possibility for second shift
Some weekend on-call responsibilities.
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, 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, 2019-2020).
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Equal opportunity employer
As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic
is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the
diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any
employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the
LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly
encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to
access job openings or to apply for a job are available.
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