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, caring for the needs of homeless women in Buffalo, New York.  This is a female homeless shelter, female pastors are encouraged to apply! Come share the love of Jesus in a fast paced ministry environment!

ESSENTIAL TASKS AND FUNCTIONS

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

·         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.

·         Participate in committee resident/client conferences to enhance the continuity of care for residents

·         Represent the organization to all clients, volunteers and fellow co-workers in a Christ like manner that serves as an example of Christian behavior.

·         All other duties and responsibilities as needed by BCM.

 

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.

 

Other Qualifications:

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

 

Visit our website at www.buffalocitymission.org.  Under the “About” tab you will find “employment opportunities.”  Scroll down until you find “Chaplain – PT Evenings – 28 Hours – Cornerstone Manor”

Contact Chaplain Kristina Jarembek 716-854-8181 x105 or email kjarembek@buffalocitymission.org with any questions.

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