POSITION TITLE: Chaplain (part-time)
CLOSING DATE: Thursday, January 12, 2017
SALARY RANGE: $15.00 per hour
The Walton County Sheriff’s Office is actively seeking qualified applicants for the position of Chaplain. This is a part-time position working up to 29 hours per week.
This position provides a balance of religious groups consistent with the inmate population. This position must maintain a calendar notifying staff and inmates of activities. Religious holy days of obligation must be included in the calendar with reference to participation requirements. The calendar must also include a schedule of volunteer led activities, Chaplain lead services, and counseling and generic prayer times.
* Must be at least 18 years of age.
* Must have a valid driver’s license.
* Must have a minimum of five years Pastoral/Ministerial experience
* Must be an Ordained Minister
* Preference will be given to applicants with an Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree from a Theological College.
* Must possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities:
*Has the ability to read, interpret, follow and apply agency policies and procedures relating to the position.
*Must demonstrate congenial, respectful, and productive behaviors and attitudes towards others.
*Must have the ability and appropriate judgment to look beyond surface issues to identify and analyze problems and develop effective responses and solutions to resolve such problems.
*Must demonstrate an understanding, consideration, and respect of cultural, religious, and gender differences when interacting with inmates and the public.
*Must demonstrate a polite, helpful, courteous, and professional image when engaged in any activity with the public.
*Must conduct him/herself in an ethical and professional manner, abiding by the established code of conduct.
To be considered for this position, applicants must submit a Walton County Sheriff’s Office Support Staff Application. Applications and instructions are available online via the Agency’s website: http//www.waltonso.org.
For assistant, please call the Walton County Sheriff’s Office Human Resources Office at 850-892-8186.
Applicants will be required to successfully complete:
* Background investigation which includes, but is not limited to: criminal history, driving history,
credit check, previous employment verification
* Polygraph Examination
* Panel Interview
* Pre-employment Drug Screen (including nicotine panel)
The Walton County Sheriff’s Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace. If you need an accommodation to participate in the application/selection process because of a disability, please notify the Human Resource Office in advance by calling 850-892-8186.
Florida residents seeking Veteran Preference must complete the Veteran’s Preference portion of the application and submit a DD214.