Categories: Allied Health and Medical Science, Other Allied Health / Medical Science
Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.
Great Staff Benefits
The Pastoral Care Department is part of the multi-disciplinary team of the hospital and provides religious, spiritual and emotional support, listening, companionship, prayer and sacramental ministry to patients, relatives and staff, regardless of religious affiliation. It provides a worship and prayer space for people of all faiths and beliefs, offering and sometimes facilitating appropriate religious services and ritual. The Pastoral Care Department is also an ASPEA affiliated CPE centre providing Clinical Pastoral Education and supervision for student pastoral carers and chaplains.
The Pastoral Care Worker seeks to identify the spiritual dimensions which engage the patient in their capacity for healing, guidance, reconciliation, strength and hope with use of Spiritual assessment.
Please refer to attached Position Description for further information.
2 Units of Clinical Pastoral Education
Previous experience in Healthcare Pastoral/Spiritual Care
Experience in providing Pastoral/Spiritual care in a major tertiary hospital
Eligible for certified membership of Spiritual Care Australia
Be in good standing within own faith tradition
Be prepared to undertake ongoing in service education
Be prepared to undertake regular professional supervision of their pastoral practice
Discount Health Insurance
Child care services
Application close Wednesday, 12th December 2018 at 11pm
All Enquiries to Bridget Wall on 03 9076 2027
Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.