AdventHealth Orlando seeks to hire Chaplain who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.
Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,107-bed AdventHealth Orlando, serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America. AdventHealth Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country. We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year.
The Mission & Ministry Team at AdventHealth Orlando consists of Chaplains, Music Therapists, Clinical Pastoral Education Residents, our Department Secretary and Spiritual Ambassadors. This interdisciplinary team ensures that our patients and families experience holistic care (Mind, Body & Spirit). This group collaborates each day for the purpose of extending the healing ministry of Christ to our patients, hospital team members, guests and community; which differentiates our approach from other healthcare facilities in Central Florida.
On Call (M-F; 8am-5pm)
Clinically trained minister responsible for providing spiritual care to our primary customers, partners, and team members. Participates as a member of the healthcare team in evaluating spiritual needs of patients, and providing appropriate interventions to meet such needs. Fosters a sense of mission that enhances a culture of Trust, experience of Belonging, and a future of Hope within the hospital and the healthcare team. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
Personal integrity and an ability to work under stress.
Ability to effectively relate to persons of diverse religious, educational, and cultural backgrounds.
Ability to earn respect of nurses, physicians, and other healthcare professionals.
Master of Divinity degree
Minimum of two units of Clinical Pastoral Education
Congregational pastoral experience (Preferred)
Four-unit residency in Clinical Pastoral Education (Preferred)
Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:
Ordination/licensure as minister in good standing
Board Certification with the Association of Professional Chaplains
Demonstrates through behavior AdventHealth's Core Values of Integrity, Keep Me Safe, Love Me, Make it Easy and Own it as outlined in the organization's Performance Excellence Program
Assesses spiritual needs of patients and provides appropriate interventions with consideration to growth development needs and age group
Receives referrals from all members of the healthcare team, and follows up on these referrals within 24 hours
May develop a pastoral care plan for patients by identifying objectives, interventions and desired outcomes.
Available for on-call duty (nights, weekends, holidays) as scheduled by the Senior Director/ Associate Director of Pastoral Care
Participates in patient-care rounds and discharge planning process
Communicates appropriate information to the interdisciplinary team through appropriate charting on the Spiritual Clinical Consult Form in the medical record
Exhibits knowledge of the levels of growth, development, and skills for pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric
If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Chaplain opportunity with AdventHealth Orlando and apply online today.
We are one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.