Aged Care Chaplain

Job Description

The Aged Care Chaplain provides meaningful pastoral care services, encouraging residents towards their spiritual, emotional, psychological and social wellbeing according to their age and health status. Carinity's Chaplains participate in a multi-disciplinary healthcare team that aims to meet the needs of residents in an effective and holistic manner.

What do I need?

  • Bachelor of Ministry or other pastoral care/counselling qualifications and/or experience relevant to the role
  • Demonstrated empathy and experience in Pastoral Care and/or Pastoral Counselling.
  • Ability to work within a multidisciplinary healthcare team, offering support/assistance where required.
  • Highly effective interpersonal skills for pastoral care and communication in multi-faith and multi-disciplinary settings.

Desirable:

  • Knowledge of dementia and other conditions common in the elderly

The bonuses of joining the Carinity team

  • Access to extensive not-for-profit salary packaging options (pay less tax).
  • be part of a value driven organisation, with a culture of caring for others.
  • Ongoing training and development to reach your full potential

About Carinity - Shalom
Located just outside of Rockhampton, in Central Queensland, Carinity Shalom offers residents a holistic approach to care to meet their individual care needs. The site offers a home away from home to residents. 
See more here - https://carinity.org.au/residential/shalom/  

How do I apply?
Carinity is after motivated and enthusiastic candidates who are committed to working with Carinity to make a real difference. If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you!

To submit your application, click “Apply”, applications should include a brief cover letter and resume that addresses the Essential Competencies and Experiences. When clicking apply, you will be redirected to Carinity’s website, which will contain more information on Carinity and this position, including the Position Description.

For further information only please contact Carinity Shalom on 4923 9500 during business hours.

Carinity actively encourages and invites applications from people with disabilities and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people for all our positions.