Spiritual Care Coordinator

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019 | Admin


We are currently seeking a Spiritual Care Coordinator in:

          Florence, SC 

Expect More at Agape:

As an employee of Agapé Hospice, you will be part of an established and highly -regarded faith-based company committed to your personal and professional
development that offers:

  • Competitive compensation with monthly incentive program with the opportunity to earn additional money per year
  • Health Savings Account w/ “dollar for dollar” match up to $1,050.00
  • 401(k) w/ company match up to 4% of gross annual salary
  • Call center support w/ after-hours triage
  • Career advancement through education and nationally recognized apprenticeship opportunities
  • Social Worker mentor and training program
  • Sponsors Hospice and Palliative Care certification
  • Flexible schedule
  • Comprehensive health, dental and vision coverage
  • Company sponsored life insurance coverage
  • Opportunity for advancement
As a part of our team, you will:
  • Assure spiritual assessment of patients and families/caregivers in the hospice program and appropriate services are rendered in a timely manner.
  • Facilitate the development in the interdisciplinary group (IDG) plan of care to meet identified spiritual needs.
  • Provide direct spiritual care to patients and families/caregivers.
  • Serve as liaison and support to community religious and spiritual counselors.
  • Maintain records of spiritual care services utilization and related activities for QAPI Program, program development, and policies and procedures review
    and revision.
  • Document direct services and ongoing communication with religious and spiritual counselors.
  • Attend patient care conference and interdisciplinary group (IDG) meetings as a member of the interdisciplinary group (IDG).
  • Provide consultation, education, and support to the interdisciplinary group (IDG) on spiritual care.
  • Recruit community religious leaders, spiritual counselors, and spiritual care volunteers adequate to meet patient and family/caregiver needs by developing
    community contacts and offering education through congregations about hospice care.
  • Provide for funeral and memorial services for patients as requested.
  • Provide bereavement follow-up services as requested and maintain proper records of visits to patients/families.
  • Plan periodic memorial services to meet the needs of personnel, volunteers, and community clergy/spiritual counselors working with the hospice team.

Must Haves:

  • Graduate of accredited seminary or school of theology (BO, MDiv or equivalent theological degree).
  • One (1) Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) unit is preferred.
  • Comfort in an interfaith setting.
  • Ability to accept differing lifestyles, cultures, beliefs, and values.
  • Ability to network with community clergy and congregations.





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    Agape hospice came in and surrounded my dad, myself, and the rest of our family with all the love, care, patience, friendship, and support that I could have ever asked for or ever imagined.

    Kimberly, Daughter