Providence Health & Services Director - Mission Integration & Spiritual Care in Portland, Oregon


Providence is calling a Director of Mission Integration & Spiritual Care to Providence Office Park in Portland, OR.

In this position, you will:

  • Serve as a member of the Providence Home and Community (PHCS) Leadership Council, works with management, staff, physicians, the foundation, board, volunteers and community in furthering the understanding of spiritual care and the integration of the mission and core values into the life, policies and programs of Providence Connections (PC), Providence Home Services (PHS, which includes Hospice, Home Health, Specialty Pharmacy, and Durable Medical Equipment ministries), Providence Elder Place (PEP), and Providence Benedictine Nursing Center (PBNC).

  • Develop, implement, and administer programs, procedures, and service efforts related to pastoral care.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Masters degree in theology

  • National Association of Catholic Chaplains (NACC) -or- Association of Professional Chaplains (APC) certification

  • Current endorsement of sponsoring religious group

  • 5 years of progressively responsible experience providing pastoral care in a healthcare setting

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • NACC certification

  • 2 years of supervisory experience

  • Formal training in ethics

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Spiritual/Mission/Pastoral Care

Location: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 192701