Associate Chaplain – Meadowood Manor, Winnipeg, MB

Meadowood Manor is a Personal Care Home with a difference. Understanding that the spiritual care of seniors is as important as the health care, Meadowood employs a full time Chaplain. The facility includes a Chapel which doubles as a fellowship hall, in order to meet the needs of those intrusted to our care. Programs are designed to care for the aging population in accordance with the values and ethics of the Baptist tradition. The Manor consists of eighty-eight individual rooms for residents in the Personal Care Facility as well as a ten storey Elderly Persons Housing Facility consisting of eighty-nine suites.

The Associate Chaplain is under the direction and supervision of the Lead Chaplain and shall assist in the Chaplaincy ministry of Meadowood Manor. This can include preparing and leading in morning devotionals, weekly Bible studies, and preaching during Sunday Worship Services. The Associate Chaplain will also assist in the visitation of residents, residents’ families, tenants, and staff of Meadowood Manor.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Under the direction and supervision of the Lead Chaplain, and at the times and to the extent determined by the Lead Chaplain, the Associate Chaplain shall assist with:

 

A. Leading

Leading the following ministry activities/programs:

  • Daily Challenge

  • Morning Song

  • Bible Studies

  • Sunday Worship Services

  • Easter Services

  • Remembrance Day Services

  • Christmas Series

  • Christmas Candlelight Services

  • Sing-Along

  • Church Invitations

 

B. Preparing

Preparing for the following ministry activities/programs:

  • Devotionals

  • Sermons

  • Bible Studies

  • Sunday Worship Services

 

C. Administration

Administration of ministry activities/programs including:

  • PowerPoint Slides

  • Photos

  • Orders of Services

  • Selecting Hymns/Songs

  • Arranging

  • Contacting

  • Charting Spiritual Care Interventions

  • Sunday Service Resident Attendance

 

D. Visitation

Visitation of:

  • Residents

  • Tenants

  • Staff

  • Hospitals

  • Families Requesting

 

E. Attendances

Attending at:

  • Leadership & Partnership

  • Care Conferences

  • Care Plan Reviews

  • Family Advisory Committee

  • Prayer Time

  • Annual Fund Raising Dinners

  • Chaplaincy Support Dinners & Concerts

  • Continuing Education Seminars

  • Annual General Meetings – Manitoba Baptist Home Society Inc. & Meadowood Manor Foundation Inc.

  • Annual General Meetings – Manitoba Baptist Association

  • Mandatory In-services as required and determined by Meadowood Manor management

  • Other Events

 

F. General

Carries out related duties as requested by the Lead Chaplain and/or the Chaplaincy Support Committee.

Please submit applications by September 20, 2019 to:

Rev. David Holland, Chaplain

Meadowood Manor
577 St. Anne’s Road, Winnipeg, MB, R2M 3G5

Email: dholland@meadowood.ca