Chaplain (Priest) - Senior Care in Manhattan, KS at Ascension Living

Date Posted: 10/18/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    2800 Willow Grove Road
    Manhattan, KS
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/18/2019

Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY

The fundamental function of the Sacramental Minister is to make tangible the Presen Grace of God 

through the provision of the Sacraments in the health care settin Sacramental Minister offers a 

safe haven for others to place their burdens, struggles, c and joys before God in the context of 

being a Roman Catholic Priest and throu Sacrament of Reconciliation. The Sacramental Minister 

provides individuals with sustenance in the journey of their current health crises/or situation by 

providing Euchar Anointing of the Sick as a primary way of encountering the Sacred in the midst 

experience.

The Sacramental Minister participates in a wider dimension of God's healing Pres humanity by 

providing liturgical worship in the local health care ministry.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

•    Provides a sacramental ministry to patients, families and associates.

• Provides a Pastoral/Spiritual presence by providing appropriate intervention at the ti crisis.

• Provide pastoral ministry with families and residents, by tending to the dynamics and effects of 

the patient’s illness on the family system.

•    Conducts appropriate liturgical services for the organization.

• Provides sacramental care, individual counseling, spiritual direction, prayer, appropri the 

individual (s).

•    Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

•    Other duties as assigned.

MANAGEMENT RESPONSIBILITIES

•    N/A


Job Requirements

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

 A Master’s degree in theology, divinity, religious studies, pastoral ministry, or spirituality is required. One unit of Clinical Pastoral Education preferred.

 Previous hospital and health care experience preferred.


CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS

 Ordained Roman Catholic Priest with faculties granted by the Diocese.