Job Listing Details

Mission Leader

Facility: Trinity Health at St. Joseph Mercy Oakland
State: Pontiac, Mich.
Contact Name: Robert Britton
Contact Title: Sr. Talent Acquisition Partner, HR Team Lead
Contact Phone: (734) 712 3691

Trinity Health has an opportunity for a Mission Leader to serve St. Joseph Mercy Oakland and its affiliated ministries. The Mission Leader provides executive leadership as part of the local leadership team, ensuring the successful integration, assessment and on-going development of mission in all of the ministries' activities, decisions and strategies. The Mission Leader is responsible for the implementation of Mission activities, in alignment with System-level Mission Integration strategies, including formation for all colleagues, ethics and implementation of Promoting Catholic Identity. In addition, the Mission Leader collaborates with the Spiritual Care Manager to ensure the full integration of chaplaincy within the ministry.

The Mission Leader has reporting relationships to both the Mission Strategy Partner in the Administrative Service Area and the local ministry President(s) and Administrator(s). 

  • Must possess an in-depth knowledge of Catholic theology and ethics particularly as applied to Catholic health care and as normally obtained through a Master's Degree in theology or a related field. 
  • Must have experience in nurturing the Catholic identity of an organization through understanding and applying Catholic social teachings.  At least 3 years of clinical practice or ministerial experience in health care preferred.

St. Joseph Mercy Oakland is a 497-bed community teaching hospital, level II trauma center and longtime leader in health care in Oakland County. The hospital has been a leading provider of the most advanced medical care for more than 90 years. As part of Saint Joseph Mercy Health System, we have received numerous local and national awards in recognition of our leadership, quality outcomes and clinical excellence. Building on our foundation as a world-class hospital, St. Joe’s has invested in the future of our campus and is committed to bringing the best care to community members where they live and work.