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Location: Fort Myers, FL
Categories: Professional
Type: PRN/Per Diem
Shift: 8:00 AM-11:00 PM
Schedule: Variable


Serves as a representative to the spiritual and emotional well-being of the institutional culture. Through relationships with the various constituencies, the chaplain fosters a sensitivity to the spiritual needs and concerns of patients, families/significant others, staff/employees and volunteers. Being professionally certified, the chaplain maintains the standards of certification to include maintaining a current and participative relationship with her/his faith group. In addition, the chaplain will demonstrate skills and excellence in related areas, such as, healthcare ethics and end of life matters.


Education: Bachelors and Masters degrees in related fields including theology.
Experience: 3-5 years of experience as a functioning chaplain
Training: 4 units of accredited Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE)
License: Ordination and official “standing” in a recognized religious body
Other: Required: Certification as a Board Certified Chaplain to include ecclesiastical endorsement and active participation in the individual’s denomination or faith group.

External and internal applicants, as well as position incumbents who become disabled, must be able to perform the essential job specific functions (listed within each job specific responsibility) either unaided or with the assistance of a reasonable accommodation to be determined by the organization on a case by case basis. If the requirement is not marked, then it is considered not applicable.
General Requirements (has the ability to…)
Sit - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Kneel - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)
Reach - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly)

Sensory Requirements (has ability for…)
Telephone use - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Mental & Emotional Requirements (ability to…)
Cope with high level of stress - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Make decisions under high pressure - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Cope with anger/fear/hostility of others in a calm way - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)
Manage altercations - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)
Concentrate - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Handle a high degree of flexibility - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Handle multiple priorities in stressful situation - Continually ( i.e. Daily)
Demonstrate high degree of patience - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly)

Hand Manipulation (ability with…)
Use of Keyboards - Continually ( i.e. Daily)

Required Lifting (ability to lift…)
11 to 24 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)

Pushing/Pulling (ability to push and pull…)
25 to 34 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)

Environmental (may be exposed to…)
Infectious Diseases - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)