Hospice Spiritual Counselor, per diem
Location:
Norwich, VT
Posted:
January 17, 2017
Position Type:
Full Time
Reference:
2107_15408

Overview:


BAYADA Home Health Care is currently seeking a Hospice Spiritual Counselor for per diem visits for our Norwich Hospice office. This office services clients throughout the Upper Valley but territories may vary.


 


This individual will be a member of an experienced hospice care team that provides assessments, education and symptom management related to end of life care for patients throughout various counties in Vermont. The ideal candidate will have prior experience as a Spiritual Counselor in hospice or palliative care and will be responsible for developing and adhering to the client's spiritual care plan.


 


 




Responsibilities:

Responsibilities for a Hospice Spiritual Counselor include:



  • Develop and adhere to the client's spiritual care plan.

  • Provide spirtitual and emotional support to patients and family members.

  • Complete documentation accurately and timely.

  • Must be reliable and punctual.

  • Must demonstrate an appropriate attitude.

  • Participate in providing bereavement services to family members, referral sources, and the community.



Qualifications:

Qualifications for a Hospice Spiritual Counselor include::



  • Bachelor's degree required, Master's degree preferred, in counseling or have graduated from an approved divinity school.

  • One year of experience in a spiritual counseling capacity in a health care setting, preferably hospice or palliative care.

  • Must be willing to travel.


Founded in 1975 by J. Mark Baiada, BAYADA Home Health Care provides nursing, rehabilitative, therapeutic, hospice, and assistive care services to children, adults, and seniors in the comfort of their homes. Headquartered in suburban Philadelphia, BAYADA employs more than 23,000 field and office professionals who serve their communities in over 20 states from more than 300 offices. BAYADA Home Health Care, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and qualified applicants will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.



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