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Date: Jan 18, 2018

Location: Colorado Springs, CO, US 80907

Company: Centura Health

Penrose-St. Francis Health Services is a full-service, 522-bed acute care provider in Colorado Springs comprised of Penrose Hospital and St. Francis Medical Center. Penrose Hospital serves as the anchor hospital of Penrose-St. Francis Health Services with 364-licensed beds and the ability to provide tertiary (high tech) medical-surgical services with an emphasis on elective and outpatient care. Established in 1890, Penrose Hospital has grown to become a major health treatment and referral center, specializing in cancer care, cardiac care, emergency trauma care and physical rehabilitation. In 2008 we opened St. Francis Medical Center to keep pace with the growing needs of the Colorado Springs’ community on the north side of the city. St. Francis Medical Center features 172-beds and offers a modern Birth Center, Level IIIA Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Care Unit, Emergency Department, Level III Trauma Center, Imaging Services, Surgical Services, and Critical Care Unit. It is also serves as Southern Colorado’s home base for the Flight For Life® Colorado air medical helicopter service. It’s an incredible time to join us as we celebrate our sixth consecutive year as one of “America’s 50 Best Hospitals” by Healthgrades and recent Magnet Hospital designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) for superior quality in nursing care. With 300+ days of annual sunshine, mild winters and easy access places like Pikes Peak, Garden of the Gods and some of Colorado’s top destination resorts, you will enjoy an incredible lifestyle while having the career you’ve always wanted. For more information about Penrose – St. Francis Health Services, visit

Job Description/Job Posting ID: 108182

Recruiter Contact: Stephanie Calli   

Clinic/Department: 8713 PSF PASTORAL CARE 


Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days


Individual ensures that the faith-based identity of the organization is integrated into the operations and culture of the local facility as he/she facilitates/advances ministry within the stated goals and objectives of the organization, its relationship to the faith community, and the core values of Centura.


Individual oversees the following functions:

1.            Spiritual Care

2.            Workplace Spirituality

3.            Ethics: both clinical and organizational

4.            Values-based Culture Development

5.            Other responsibilities as assigned


Relationally, the position is a key partnership with the Group VP of Mission Integration, the Human Resources Department, and the Penrose-St. Francis leadership team.



•             Masters Degree – Theology or Related Field



Theological Competencies

  • Exhibits understanding and articulation of the basic theology of the Catholic Church and its Sacramental structure.

  • Firm understanding of the history of Catholic healthcare, in particular, the history of the religious sponsor.

  • Influence decision making processes reflective of Catholic social teachings and Centura Values.

  • Ability to work with the Bishop of the Diocese, religious leaders, and other community leaders.

  • Solid standing within the community and his/her church.


Fundamental Knowledge of Christian/Catholic Ethics

  • Acts as an ethical resource to the organization in cooperation with the Group VP of Mission Integration.

  • Firm understanding and contemporary application of the Ethical and Religious Directives.


Three years’ experience in leading the organization in a ministry role.


Demonstrated Leadership Skills

  • Lead from a position of a healthy spirituality.

  • Lead CPE residents/interns from experience with the program.

  • Inspires others by faithfulness to the Core Values of Centura.

  • Shape a value-based Centura culture.

  • Exhibits strong maturity for leading ritual and reflection.

  • Exhibits flexibility and imagination to the changes in healthcare.

  • Collaborative team building through the use of effective coaching and mentoring.

  • Ability and successful experience to lead others to being high level performers.

  • Analytical thinking and organizational awareness.

  • Ability to form and sustain community partnerships

  • Brings self-awareness, the ability to understand one’s own strengths, biases and weaknesses to a given situation.



  • Prefer APC or NACC certification hire



Sedentary work - (prolonged periods of sitting and exert up to 10lbs force occasionally


Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. 

Nearest Major Market: Colorado Springs

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