CHRISTUS Good Shepherd’s medical centers have cared for the community for more than 180 years combined. Our not-for-profit health system includes hospitals in Longview and Marshall; Level III and Level IV Trauma Centers; two freestanding Emergency Centers; the region’s first Level III NICU; comprehensive outpatient services; and medically integrated wellness facilities. In addition, from primary care to a full range of specialties, our 700 plus physicians and advanced care providers of CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic are here to serve the community with compassionate care. Our mission is to extend the healing ministry of Jesus Christ, and we are proud to bring Catholic, faith-based care to East Texas
The Priest Certified Chaplain provides timely and sensitive spiritual care to patients, families, associates, and physicians via individual and group interactions. The Priest Chaplain, Certified systematically and intentionally gathers data to provide ongoing spiritual assessment of patients or families and develops, implements, and documents spiritual plans of care; participates as a member of interdisciplinary teams, identifying patient/family needs and developing specialized spiritual care services for specific areas of assignment. The Priest Chaplain, Certified provides sacramental Ministry for Catholic patients, families, associates, and medical staff, and complies with scheduled responsibilities for services in the chapel and daily Mass.
For questions related to this position, applicants can reach out to Gayla VanZandt at email@example.com or 903.315.5561. Apply online at christuscareers.org, search keyword 12140.
Master’s Degree in Theology or Divinity
Minimum of four units of Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) is required
Minimum of three years of experience in Spiritual Care
Board Certified (Certification must be from approved professional organization - the National Associate of Catholic Chaplains (NACC), the Association of Professional Chaplains (APC), or Canadian Association for Spiritual Care (CASC).