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Job Description

Chaplains often provide spiritual support to people much like a priest or minister, but to various institutions such as hospitals, prisons, the military and similar organisations. They represent a variety of faiths and can be asked perform religious services as well provide emotional support to people in need.

Entry Requirements

  • a degree or profession qualification 
  • will have to have experience in their own faith 
  • experience of spiritual and pastoral care
  • experience in healthcare

Required Skills

  • good communicator
  • have good interpersonal skills
  • compassionate and caring in nature
  • you will enjoy helping people
  • have the ability when needed
  • to work in stressful situations while maintaining a calm demeanour.

Starting Salary

£25,000 to £38,000

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