The Chaplain Fellow learns and functions as a member of the chaplaincy care and education department providing spiritual care as part of the holistic, multidisciplinary team approach when helping patients deal with or recover from their illness or injury.
WHAT IS EXPECTED (ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS)
Learns and provides relationally-grounded, outcomes-oriented, and research-informed chaplaincy care to culturally and spiritually diverse Baylor Scott & White Health patients, family, and staff.
Utilizes the resources of both the chaplains and the academic/research health care setting to improve clinical and theological learning as well as learning about the scientific and ethical dimensions of healthcare research and treatment.
Analyzes the chaplaincy care provided to include a detailed analysis of spiritual assessment, needs/interventions/outcomes, theological & behavioral dynamics, and how the care was or could be informed by research.
Fosters self-awareness and spiritual formation/growth.
Develops presentations and presents research findings when necessary and as required by program.
Designs plan for developing advanced pastoral skills in one or more areas of practice.
Develops relationships with local churches, community agencies and service organizations which supports the Baylor Scott & White Health community.
The information contained in this job description is intended to describe the essential job functions required of those assigned to this job. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to perform the job. Please note that management retains the right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time. The ability to competently perform all the essential duties of the position, with or without reasonable accommodation, demonstrated commitment to effective customer service delivery, integrity, and the ability to work productively as a member of a team or work group are basic requirements of all positions at Baylor Scott & White Health
- EDUCATION - Masters'
- EXPERIENCE - A minimum of 1 year experience required
Internal Number: 20012160
About Baylor Scott & White Health
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!