NewportNewsRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Newport News jobs

Chaplain (Full Time)

Company: Williamsburg Landing
Location: Williamsburg
Posted on: January 7, 2022

Job Description:

Williamsburg Landing, the area's only CARF-accredited Life Plan Community, seeks a Full-Time Chaplain to join our Wellness Team. The Chaplain, under the direction and guidance of the Director of Wellness, provides spiritual mentoring, emotional support, and worship leadership for residents and staff of Williamsburg Landing. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONSBuilds rapport with residents through pastoral visitationShares responsibility with clergy colleagues to prepare and lead regularly scheduled religious activities including Vesper Services, Communion Services, Bible Study, and Devotions to support residents' spiritual needsAttends and fully participates in Resident Review Team MeetingsConfers with family members to design memorial services; conducts memorial services alone or with other clergy/chaplain Visits residents who are hospitalized within a reasonable commuting distance of Williamsburg LandingSupports established resident groups in carrying out their missionProvides follow-up visitation for residents in rehabilitation services at the Health and Rehabilitation CenterRepresents Williamsburg Landing at viewings, funerals, and/or memorials as assignedExhibits an ecumenical presence with all cultures, races, ethnic, and faith groupsReports any indication of residents' deteriorating physical, emotional, or mental health without violating their right to a confidential spiritual relationshipEncourages staff wellbeing through regular campus rounding and the implementation of staff programs and rituals.Performs other duties as assignedQUALIFICATIONSMaster of Divinity degree from an accredited seminary or school of theology; a minimum of two (2) years of pastoral care experience preferably including care to a senior adult population; chaplaincy certification preferred; four (4) units of Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) preferred.KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIESKnowledge of the spiritual needs of older adults; knowledge of major religions and denominations, their beliefs and substantive rituals; willingness to respect others' religious beliefs or lack of belief and to incorporate those beliefs in all areas of providing service; maintains a pleasant personality; excellent communication and listening skills; ability to relate personally and professionally to senior adults; ability to provide compassionate spiritual and emotional support; demonstrates a high degree of skill in human relationships with the ability to deal effectively on a one to one and group basis (residents, family member support, staff support); ability to work autonomously with little direct supervision; proficiency in MS Office BENEFITSHealth, Dental & Vision InsuranceFSA & HSA403(b) Retirement Plan529 College Savings PlanLong-Term Care InsuranceLegal ResourcesPaid Time OffHoliday PayCorporate Wellness ProgramHealth Club & Spa MembershipEmployee Education & Training FundEmployee Assistance ProgramCredit Union MembershipWilliamsburg Landing is a non-profit, independent community offering a vibrant lifestyle for residents. Apply online at EOE/Tobacco Free/Drug Free#pm20 .


Keywords: Williamsburg Landing, Newport News , Chaplain (Full Time), Other , Williamsburg, Virginia

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Virginia jobs by following @recnetVA on Twitter!

Newport News RSS job feeds