Chaplain at Women’s Homeless Shelter

Website Buffalo City Mission

Meeting the Spiritual and Practical Needs of the Homeless

Come Join Our Ministry Team at Cornerstone Manor of the Buffalo City Mission.  Cornerstone is a women’s shelter, female pastors are encouraged to apply!!!

ESSENTIAL TASKS AND FUNCTIONS

·         Daily evangelism and outreach that draws new residents into services and faith in Jesus Christ

·         Organize worship services in creative and spiritual ways.

·         Conduct assessment interviews with the intent of identifying spiritual needs and referrals.

·         Assist clients in establishing goals with regard to their spiritual journey programs.

·         Regularly (as determined by goals and objectives) visit with all residents/clients while daily giving priority to those in greatest need.

·         Interview chapel speakers for an evaluation of where they stand spiritually in regards to BCM’s statement of faith and core values. Carry out goals of the pastoral care department

·         Interview prospective new hires for an evaluation of where they stand spiritually in regards to BCM’s statement of faith and core values and their personal walk with the Lord.

·         Supervise and evaluate clients progress through spiritual journey and programs

·         Offer religious and spiritual guidance to residents/clients, staff and administrators

QUALIFICATIONS
Education and Experience:
·         Biblical studies, Human Services, or related field plus 1 year of pastoral experience. Bachelor’s degree preferred.

·         Certification by an accredited pastoral body. Ordination or license preferred.

·         Pastor’s heart & displays skills and competencies in pastoral care.

To apply for this job please visit www.buffalocitymission.org.