Staff Chaplain (Per Diem) - VARIED SHIFTS - Chaplain Services

Penn State Health Holy Spirit Hospital 

Location: US:PA:Camp HIll
Work Type: PRN
FTE: 0.001
Shift: Varied
Hours: Per Diem

Staff Chaplain - Chaplain Services - Penn State Health Holy Spirit

Penn State Health Holy Spirit Medical Center is seeking a compassionate and caring staff chaplain to join our exceptional Spiritual Care team! The staff chaplain ministers to the spiritual, psychological and emotional needs of patients, their families and staff. As members of multidisciplinary teams they participate in the healing process of the whole person.

Supervised by the Director of Spiritual Care, the Staff Chaplain:

Initiate and respond to pastoral care requests for patients their loved ones, and staff, providing spiritual support at times of crisis.

Provide consultations and educational opportunities related to spiritual care of the staff.

Conduct spiritual assessments, attending to how existential and spiritual distress impacts plan of care.

Provide spiritual/religious rites and rituals for patients and their loved ones as needed.

Respond to emergency calls, including trauma alerts, resuscitations, and others as needed.

Interface collaboratively with members of the interdisciplinary healthcare team to provide quality


Master’s degree in Divinity or related field.

Board-certification (APC, NACC, NAJC or equivalent) or eligible for board certification.

Ordained, Licensed, or Commissioned by recognized denomination.

This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

Penn State Health is fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is unapologetically expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, martial status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 7:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday through Friday, email [email protected] or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.