Luther Manor is looking for an Interim Director of Pastoral Care!

The Interim Director of Pastoral Care will provide leadership and chaplaincy to Luther Manor’s pastoral ministry embodying grace, love and hope to our residents, families, staff and faith community.


The Interim Director of Pastoral Care position at Luther Manor is a high touch servant leader position responsible for the vision, programming and direction of the faith community which is the heart of Luther Manor’s mission of sharing God’s love by enriching the lives of older adults. The Director will serve as spiritual and emotional leader for residents, families and staff including: word and sacrament ministry of the church, leading worship and communion opportunities, Bible Study, education, counseling, and/or pastoral visits. The Director provides guidance, mentorship and daily oversight to the chaplain staff at Luther Manor.

Do you have a heart for serving older adults while ensuring they have the support they need to live abundantly? Do you have a calling to nurture and support others in their faith? Are you a servant leader who is able to provide vision and direction to a team while empowering those under your charge to meet their fullest potential? Do you have a warm, approachable communication style and enjoy building relationships and trust with those around you? If so, the Director of Pastoral Care at Luther Manor position may be a perfect fit for you!


1. Must have a MDiv or equivalent degree, ordination by ELCA, and be a member in good standing on the clergy roster of the ELCA.
2. Experience in pastoral ministry and Clinical Pastoral Education or equivalent continuing education.
3. Endorsement or eligibility for ELCA’s Specialized Ministries and Association of Professional Chaplains is preferred.
4. Ability to interact in emotionally charged situations with families, visitors, co-workers and others.
5. Possesses a willingness to be on call at any time.


If you ask those who work for Luther Manor, they would say we are a family. Luther Manor is a Christian-based Life Plan Community that has been proudly serving the Senior community for more than (50) years! Luther Manor is a non-profit organization and one of the few senior living facilities to offer a full continuum of care including: Retirement Living, Assisted Living and Skilled Nursing all within the walls of our beautiful 29-acre campus located in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin. Our campus is sandwiched right in between Milwaukee and Wauwatosa and offers easy access to freeways and bus lines. In addition, Luther Manor has an Assisted Living site at River Oaks in Mequon and Adult Day Services at our Lakefield Location in Grafton. Luther Manor is home to more than 800 residents, 600 full and part time employees as well as 600 volunteers.


•Competitive wages & excellent benefit package
•On-site ice cream parlor and Little Shoppe available to staff and residents for snacks and sweets
•Free Popcorn Wednesdays for staff and residents
•Generous staffing ratios for clinical staff & excellent teamwork
•Family-like atmosphere and non-profit, faith based mission
•Continuum of care provided on one campus
•Referral bonus program for employees who refer those they know for employment
•Opportunity to take part in resident-run events and community service on behalf of Luther Manor

Submit your information for immediate consideration at

We look forward to hearing from you!

Luther Manor is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides employment opportunities to applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, age, veteran’ status, disability or genetic information.

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