Spiritual Care Practitioner- Toronto

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JOB POSTING #811279

Position: Spiritual Care Practitioner
Site: Toronto Western Hospital
Department: Spiritual Care
Reports to: Manager 
Hours: 37.5 hours per week 
Status: Permanent full-time

POSITION:

Functioning as a member of the interprofessional health care team, the primary responsibilities of the Spiritual Care Practitioner include: providing direct religious and spiritual care and psychotherapy to patients, families/friends and staff at UHN, ensuring their spirituality and/or faith traditions are respected; performing other responsibilities to ensure continued success of the Department of Spiritual Care at UHN; participating in professional development/educational activities/programs to ensure excellence in the provision of spiritual care and psychotherapy ; performing cross-functional and other duties consistent with the job classification, as assigned and/or required.

QUALIFICATIONS

•At minimum, completion of a Master’s degree program in Theological or Spiritual Care
•Preference will be given to candidates with Specialist certification with the Canadian Association for Spiritual Care (CASC) and/or working towards teaching supervisor certification 
•In the process of registering with the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario (CRPO)
•Up to one (1) year of relevant experience
•Clinical experience required
•Effective organization, interpersonal and communication skills
•Knowledge of applicable, legislative, UHN and /or departmental policies
•Client service oriented, with the ability to effectively work with diversity and appreciate that people with different opinions, backgrounds and characteristics bring richness to the challenge or situation at hand 
•Excellent counseling/clinical skills and compliance with confidentiality requirements
•Exercise initiative and good judgment with ability to multi-task
•Demonstrated competence in enabling effective team collaboration between colleagues, staff, volunteers and community resources
•Demonstrated competency in ministry to the sick and to persons of diverse religious, educational and cultural backgrounds
•Provide support to patients, families, and staff throughout MAID
•Knowledge of research procedures, methods, techniques, statistical principles, measurement theories and data collection instruments
•Ability to relate theology and behavioural sciences to spiritual care work 
•Ability to perform duties in a professional and courteous manner and produce high quality work while meeting deadlines in accordance to UHN standards

 

POSTED DATE: September 14, 2017 CLOSING DATE: until filled

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