Associate Chaplain - Per Diem

Chaplaincy Services - 208314 Winchester, Virginia Per Diem


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  • Shift: Rotating

Who We Are

Valley Health System is a not-for-profit network of hospitals, urgent cares, physician practices, and services. Expanding across Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland, we are devoted to the health of all who call our 18-county area home.

A vital resource for healthcare, we are the region’s largest employer, a dependable community partner, and are at the leading edge of clinical innovations.

We are looking for passionate, innovative, and caring people who will each bring their unique skills and perspectives to our workplace.

What You Will Do:

As a member of the Chaplaincy Services team, the Associate Chaplain supports clinical Chaplaincy Services at Valley Health System by providing spiritual care services, including evening/night call, weekday and weekend scheduled hours. Be prepared to support patients, families, and staff who are coping with trauma, crisis, death and various spiritual and emotional issues.

What You Will Bring:


At least a bachelor’s degree (BA or BS), is required. The Associate Chaplain may, or may not, be ordained clergy. At least one unit of Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) is preferred. Completion of a training program in counseling, or spiritual direction, in a center approved or accredited by an applicable accreditation body, or faith group, could also be acceptable.

A significant work history of practical experience and effectiveness as a chaplain, or counselor, is required.

What You Will Get:

- Competitive salary
- Flexible scheduling
- Onsite Childcare (available at some locations)
- Health Insurance
- Paid Time Off
- Wellness Program
- Tuition Assistance
- Retirement Plan
- Life Insurance

*some benefits are subject to change due to job status

We celebrate, support, and thrive on our differences for the benefit of our employees, our patients, and the communities we serve.
We are neighbors caring for neighbors, and our goal is always to help those we serve get well, feel well, and stay well.


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4 A Chaplain Services