Methodist Dallas Medical Center

Location: Dallas, Texas - United States
Posted: 2/20/2018


Full-time 8 to 6 Day

Your Job:

The position will direct the services of the Pastoral Care Department in providing the highest quality spiritual care to patients, families, and staff of Methodist Health System. It will play a key role in developing an, inter-disciplinary approach to spiritual care, by overseeing policy structures, and strategies that aligned the MHS Pastoral Care Department with Methodist Health System's mission, vision and values and strategic Plan.

The Director of Pastoral Services will also oversee the administration of Clinical Pastoral Education under the standards of the Association for Clinical Pastoral Education (ACPE) for Methodist Health System by ensuring that the institution maintains ACPE Accreditation.

Your Job Requirements:

Graduate of accredited school of theology with a Master of Divinity or equivalent.

Level II ACPE distinction

Ordained Clergy within an acceptable faith tradition.

Board Certified Chaplain with an Association of Professional Chaplains organization.

At least Five (5) Years management experience required.

At least Five (5) to Six (6) Years of Clinical Pastoral Work, in a hospital setting.

Demonstrate the ability to work well with people of diverse spiritual or religious backgrounds.

Ability to understand and react effectively to the age specific needs unique to assigned patients.

Your Job Responsibilities:

Coordinate and develop budget with site managers of hospital specific Pastoral Care departments to accomplish operational and strategic objectives within budgetary guidelines.

Track Pastoral Services Budget for all hospital specific Pastoral Care departments and report to Vice President for assistance in ongoing financial controls and annual budgeting:

Serve on various hospital-wide committees and takes a leadership role in developing and/or evaluating hospital services, policies, or programs. Support an interdisciplinary approach to pastoral care. Provide liaison to other departments such as social work, volunteers, etc. Provide orientation to pastoral care to other departments as invited.

Maintain Pastoral and Prophetic presence (Through visibility, availability, dialogue, prayer, etc. providing pastoral Care to Patients and families and physicians and MHS Staff.

Conduct yearly performance reviews as well as supervise the site mangers of the Clinical Pastoral Care departments of MRMC MMMC MDMC MCMC.

Coordinate with the Manager of Clinical Pastoral Education to align Resident and Interns Chaplains service and education with the strategic plan and mission of the department and hospital.

Collaborate with the site mangers of each Pastoral Care Department to coordinate volunteers from the religious community ensuring they are oriented to MHS policies and procedures.

Facilitate special programs and projects appropriate to overall ministry and goals of MHS.

Serve on Ethics Review Committee and Institutional Review Board as appointed.

Develop and maintain procedures to keep records of pastoral activity and develop and administer the department's plan for continuous quality improvement.

Other duties as assigned.

Additional Requirments / Information

Job Capacity:Employee (full-time)
Minimum Education Level:See Job Description
Visa Sponsorship: No
Related Industries:Administration, Hospital

Methodist: Where life shines bright.

For more than 80 years, Methodist Health System has served families and communities in North Texas with compassionate, award-winning, leading-edge health care.

  • Surgeons on our medical staff have made history.

  • Our hospitals have won acclaim.

  • Our researchers have earned national recognition.

  • Our employees have voted Methodist Top 10 Best Places to Work in the Dallas-Fort Worth area - 6 years in a row.

But in all these decades, our mission has never changed - commitment to you, your family, and our community.

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