Spiritual Health Practitioner – Kingston



Spiritual Health Practitioner: Providence Manor site

Full Time Reference#:19-605

The Spiritual Health Practitioner works collaboratively within inter-professional teams in Providence Care to enhance quality of life through psycho-spiritual therapeutic approaches to care. Working within the approach to care which embraces Person and Family Centered Care, the Spiritual Health Practitioner enhances and facilitates the spiritual health of the residents and their families as they mobilize spiritual health resources available to them for well-being, given the current circumstances and transitions in their lives. The Spiritual Health Practitioner supports persons and families as they develop hopeful goals for the future (which may include Advance Care Planning and/or End of Life preparation) and enables meaningful spiritual health experiences that strengthen personal dignity, values and identity. The Spiritual Health Practitioner engages people of all beliefs, respecting and offering compassion for diverse belief systems and world views.

Required Qualifications and Experience:

  • Current certification as Certified Spiritual Care Practitioner with the Canadian Association for Spiritual Care (CASC), or in process of completing certification
  • Registration with the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario (CRPO), or in process of completing registration
  • Assurance that one is not under an Ethics Committee investigation with CASC or an investigation under the Professional Misconduct Regulation of the CRPO
  • Two-years of related spiritual health clinical practice experience, preferred
  • Experience with current spiritual health practices for persons living in Long Term Care, preferred

Providence Care is Southeastern Ontario’s leading provider of aging, mental health & rehabilitative care. Continuing the legacy of the Sisters of Providence of St. Vincent de Paul, Providence Care’s Mission and Values focus on enhancing the quality of life and instilling hope as we treat each person with respect, dignity & compassion. We are a SPE Education Centre with CASC dedicated to learning about innovative new approaches to care for a person’s spiritual health. Providence Care will be building a new Providence Manor site with expanded number of beds to enable residents to experience the most progressive ways to receive care. It is an exciting time in our organization!

Looking for a city that offers an unbeatable lifestyle – amenities of a larger city, access to the outdoors, short commute times and essence of a small community? Kingston has everything you could want and more! Conveniently located in SE Ontario, Kingston is halfway between Toronto and Montreal, a two hour drive to Ottawa, and minutes to the 1000 Islands Bridge to the U.S. Check out this website to give you all the information about the advantages of working and living in Kingston. https://possiblemadehere.org/

Please consider joining a vibrant, progressive team! To apply for this position please email your Covering Letter and Resume quoting reference number in subject line to work@providencecare.ca

To learn more about Providence Care and other opportunities please visit: https://www.providencecare.ca/careers-volunteering/
We are committed to inclusive and accessible employment practices – Please notify the above if you require an accommodation to fully participate in the hiring process or require recruitment documents in French.

Comments are closed.