Chaplain Continuing Care Retirement Community

Lynchburg, VA
Type: Clergy
Posted May 15, 2020
Job Title
Chaplain Continuing Care Retirement Community
Name of church or organization
Job Location
Lynchburg, VA
Job Description

Westminster Canterbury of Lynchburg, Virginia is 5-Star Continuing Care Retirement Community founded by a joint venture of the Presbyterian and Episcopal Churches. We are seeking a Chaplain to provide primary oversight and coordination of pastoral care and spiritual life at Westminster Canterbury. Duties will include church services, counseling, and visitation. The individual will focus on spiritual care promoting the “well-being” of those affiliated with the community; provision of spiritual, moral and ethical guidance to residents, family members and employees.

Position requirements include:

  • Master of Divinity Degree preferred
  • Ordained in either the Presbyterian Church or Episcopal Church
  • Completion of a minimum of one (1) unit of Clinical Pastoral Education and, preferably, a residency in chaplaincy
  • Previous experience in providing pastoral care in a medical, hospital or retirement community and in leading and coordinating worship services
  • The possession of a high level of skill in interpersonal, presentation and written communication, including administrative skills such as program planning and management, time management, and evidence of genuine care and fondness for the special needs and interests of older adults, particularly in conditions of declining health.
Type of commitment
Full Time
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Application Process
Apply online at or send resumes to:
Westminster Canterbury of Lynchburg, Inc. Kathy Bradley, Director of Human Resources 501 VES Road
Lynchburg, VA 24503
Or email to:
Application Deadline