Pastoral Care Opportunities Hyde Park QLD Pastoral Care Opportunities
Work type:Part Time & Casual Roles
Remuneration:Commensurate with experience
Categories:Mission / Pastoral Care
About the role
Mater Private Hospital Townsville is currently seeking compassionate and supportive Pastoral Care Professionals to join their Pastoral Care Team living the healing ministry of Jesus and the values, philosophy and mission of Catherine McAuley and the Sisters of Mercy.
The Mater Pastoral Care Team is a specific ministry of Mater Private Hospital Townsville, which seeks to respond compassionately to the spiritual and emotional needs of patients, family members and staff.
The Pastoral Care Team visits and welcome patients and families of all faiths and backgrounds.
For many patients, coming into the Hospital can lead to a feeling of vulnerability and uncertainty. This is often not only reflected in their physical body, but also in their emotional and spiritual condition which accompanies the experience of... illness, pain and loss.
The services of Pastoral Care are offered in co-operation with other members of the Mater Private Hospital Townsville Healthcare Team.
Mater have opportunities for Pastoral Care Practitioner and Pastoral Care Trainee roles.
What youll be doing
As a Pastoral Care team member you will be integral part of a multi-disciplinary care team contributing to the delivery of holistic and patient centred care and optimum patient outcomes.
To be successful in this role you will possess: Ability to obtain a Queensland working with Children Blue Card. Demonstrated history or personal spiritual development. Ability to initiate spiritual care relationships, conduct assessments, develop and implement care plans. Excellent interpersonal skills including the ability to challenge with respect. Ability to meet the needs of people from diverse spiritual and cultural backgrounds. Demonstrated commitment own spirituality and managing self-care; maintaining resilience and adaptability.
Why join us?
In return for your skills, compassion, integrity and enthusiastic commitment, you will have the opportunity to work for an Australian leader in the field of Health, Education and Research. Working together as part of a larger team, you will help support Mater to improve the health of the community, empowering people to live better lives through improved health and wellbeing.
In addition to being part of a workplace that offers compassionate care in the Spirit of the Sisters of Mercy, you will have opportunities to increase your take home pay with our salary packaging options, support towards ongoing professional development, access to fitness passport, and many other benefits not offered in other workplaces.
To be eligible for employment in this role you must be one of the following: An Australian Citizen A permanent resident of Australia A New Zealand citizen with a current New Zealand Passport A citizen of another country with an appropriate visa that allows you to work in Australia
For more information, please contact Alanna Jacoby, Interim Chief of Mission, on0407 584 997.
Closing date for applications is Friday, 14 May 2021.
Please note we will be reviewing and contacting applicants prior to closing date so please ensure you submit your application as soon as possible Hyde Park QLD Australia (+1 other)
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