Job Description

Montage Health’s application process has changed effective 12/20/2019.
If you submitted an online application prior to 12/20/2019, you will be required to recreate your profile information if you want to apply to any new positions. You will no longer have access to your previously saved profiles and applications. Current employees applying for transfer into a posted position must also create a profile.

  • CHOMP has been voted the Best Place to Work in Monterey County for 10 straight years
  • Excellent Pay and Generous Benefits including a Pension and Continuing Education Reimbursement
  • Excellent Team Oriented Culture
  • Free Gym for Employees

Job Description:

Position Summary

The Chaplain provides expertise in assessing and addressing the spiritual and existential needs of patients, families and staff. S/he provides comprehensive spiritual screening, assessment and interventions, including pastoral counseling, and inter-disciplinary consultation, education, and support. S/he is also responsible for the provision of supportive services and education for staff. A fully-integrated member of the interdisciplinary Palliative Medicine and Spiritual Care Services, s/he contributes to team goal setting and the overall metrics of these services. As a member of Spiritual Care Services s/he will also see patients that are not Palliative and assist with on-call coverage. S/he models and collaborates with all members of the clinical team to respectfully provide cultural, emotional, spiritual and religious care to address patient and family-centered concerns. S/he supports shared program development and quality improvement initiatives across services and departments. This position reports to the Spiritual Care Supervisor under the direction of the Nursing Support Services


Demonstrated experience in pastoral and spiritual counseling with current recognition and good standing in spiritual community is required. Ability to work as an integral member of an interdisciplinary team. CPE experience is required. Spanish speaking preferred. Experience working in healthcare chaplaincy setting is preferred.


Masters of Divinity or like degree. Clinical Pastoral Education is required.


Ordained and/or actively licensed for ministry is required. Clinical Pastoral Education and chaplaincy board certification preferred.

Equal Opportunity Employer


Assigned Work Hours:

This is a Per Diem position with rotating Saturday and/or Sunday. There will be opportunities for week day shifts as well as coverage for Staff chaplains. Scheduled On-call shifts will be expected.

Position Type:

Per Diem

Application Instructions

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