If a brother or sister has nothing to wear and has no food for the day, and one of you says to them, ‘Go in peace, keep warm, and eat well,’ but you do not give them the necessities of the body, what good is it?
NEW POSITIONS: PARISH NURSES, also known as Faith Community Nurses, within the DIOCESE OF TYLER’s 33 counties. Part-time, approximately 8-10 hours per week
JOB DESCRIPTION: The Parish Nurse will develop and maintain an organized congregational health ministry within a Catholic parish. The Parish Nurse serves as a health educator, health counselor, resource for church and community, and provides healthcare support for those in need.
QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS:
- Currently licensed as a registered nurse in the state of Texas
- Practicing member of a Catholic Church
- Must maintain current CPR certification
- Must complete formal continuing education in parish nursing within six months of employment
- Perform all activities in accordance with the American Nurses Association Standards of Practice and the Texas Nurse Practice Act
- Commitment to maintaining knowledge and skill base as a nurse
- Abilities in teaching individuals and groups
- Genuine compassion and respect for all persons
- Deep faith and commitment to the healing ministry of Christ
Works For: Deputy Director, Catholic Charities – Diocese of Tyler
Works With: Pastor and Catholic Charities Nurses
Email resume to Patty Brittain, Deputy Director, firstname.lastname@example.org