Chaplain (OMJ/MC)

Job ID: 234069298 Type: Full-Time Regular
Ohio's Hospice (OMJ/MC) | Dayton, OH

The Chaplain Essential Duties Are:

We provide superior care for patients in families in homes/facilities. Our Chaplain’s provide care grounded in initiating, developing, deepening and closing a spiritual and empathic relationship with those receiving care. The development of a genuine relationship is at the core of chaplaincy care. Our Chaplains make spiritual assessments of patients, considering mental, emotional, physical, and spiritual stresses, and respond with support, guidance and counseling. Chaplain duties pertain to the end of life needs of not only of patients, but also their families, caregivers, community, and even the interdisciplinary team.


  • Master of Divinity (M.Div.) or equivalent in Theology is required.
  • Preferred candidates are ordained or commissioned ministers that are ecclesiastically endorsed by their recognized faith group or religious organization.
  • Preferred candidates should be board certified, eligible for certification or working towards certification by APC, BC-HPCC, NACC or NAJC.
  • Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) 4 units preferred; minimum 1 unit and enrolled for completion.
  • Three years of current active pastoral ministry or chaplaincy experience.
  • Computer skills sufficient to properly document services and care.
  • Ability to drive during daytime, nighttime, or inclement weather.
  • Valid Driver’s License with Safe Driving Record.
  • State Minimum Automobile Insurance Coverage.

Benefits & Perks: your health and happiness matters! We offer:

  • Competitive Pay (we actually mean it!)
  • Competitive Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Short- & Long-Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Matching Retirement Plans
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Preparation for certification and pay incentive on Hospice certification achievement
  • Scrubs provided
  • Stipend toward purchase of career wear
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Organizational preceptor to assist with orientation and ongoing education
  • Educational programs geared toward career advancement
  • Career growth
  • And much, much, more!

Ohio’s Hospice complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. 

Ohio’s Hospice is proud to be platinum certified through SAGECare, which provides training and consulting on LGBT aging issues to service providers. Ohio’s Hospice welcomes those in the LGBT community to join our team.