The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA), located in Seattle, Washington, is part of a dynamic collaboration among three organizations known nationally and internationally for their patient care and research: Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, University of Washington, and Seattle Children's. Over the past 25 years, these institutions have worked together to support their mission of adult and pediatric oncology patient care services, research and education.
Spiritual Health at the SCCA provides relationally-grounded, outcomes-oriented, multidisciplinary, and research-informed chaplaincy care to culturally and spiritually diverse patients, family, and staff, both inpatient (at UWMC) and outpatient (at the SCCA South Lake Union and the Northwest Hospital campuses). Spiritual Health embraces continuous quality improvement, a culture of learning and engagement, and professional leadership in the oncology and outpatient chaplaincy arenas. The department is engaged in clinical care, education, and some research.
The SCCA has an immediate opening in Spiritual Health, working primarily in an outpatient setting with a focus on clinical care. Responsibilities include provision of care to adults with cancer as well as to their support persons and to staff.
The ideal candidate will
The successful candidate will be committed to ongoing learning and to providing outcomes-oriented, evidence-based chaplaincy care. Care is provided in collaboration with multidisciplinary colleagues in supportive care services. Previous experience in oncology, palliative care, staff care, and patient/family/staff education is preferred.
To apply and be considered for the position, please include all of the following: