The Association for Clinical Pastoral Education, Inc.


Alphabetical Listings - April 15, 2014



Albert Einstein Healthcare Network, Phila. PA Five residency positions, year-long, beginning Sept. 2, 2014. $36,000 stipend. Healthcare benefits, generous paid time-off. Apts. nearby. Committed to multi-cultural care, teaching network with an historic Jewish identity in an ethnically diverse urban setting. Collaborate with professional chaplains in a supportive department. Level 1 Trauma, Critical Care, Transplant, Rehabilitation, Psychiatry, Neo-Natal Care. Diverse peer group. Prior CPE unit required. Info at Contact Rabbi Leah Wald. 215-456-8979, Albert Einstein Healthcare Network, 5501 Old York Rd. Philadelphia, PA. 19141. No application fee. Extended positions also.






Banner Desert/Cardon Children’s Medical Center in Mesa, Arizona a 600+ bed tertiary facility, serving a multi-state, diverse population
“Banner Health will be a national leader recognized for clinical excellence and innovation, preferred for a highly coordinated patient experience, and distinguished by the quality of our people.”
Three (3) Chaplain Resident positions remain available for the 2014-2015 residency year which begins August 17, 2014. Stipend: $27,040/yr, monthly cafeteria allowance, and a competitive Banner Health employee benefits package, including paid time off.  
Complete applications will be considered as they are received until the positions are offered and accepted. Incomplete applications received will not be considered.
Requirements: Satisfactory completion of one CPE unit & MDiv/equivalent/in process.
CPE Level I/II Units:
Up to eight (8) Chaplain Interns will be accepted in each of the following CPE units:
Full-Time Summer:  05.27.2014 – 08.15.2014 (unit is not yet full)
Part-Time Fall*:  09.03.2014 – 01.13.2015 (unit is not yet full)
*½ unit is also available. Same dates as above but with fewer clinical hours.
Requirements: HS diploma, BS completion preferred, active member of a faith community. Summer units are normally filled with M.Div. candidates who have a seminary or denominational requirement to complete one unit of CPE.
Application fee $50; tuition $600 per CPE unit.
Apply: Osvaldo Tanon Maysonet, MDiv, Associate Supervisor, BDMC/CCMC, Spiritual Care Department 1400 S. Dobson Road  Mesa, AZ 85202.  Phone: 480-412-3199.  Email:  Website:
“We exist to make a difference in patients’ lives through excellent patient care.”







Mirjam Berger or







Cincinnati Children's or Ruth Alpers or






Covenant HealthCare or Jill Rasmussen-Baker








East Jefferson General Hospital (EJGH), Metairie, LA – Seven Residency positions are open for the 2014– 2015 Residency year.  The Residency year begins on Monday, August 25, 2014 and is a 12-month, 4 Unit Program.  A tuition fee is charged for each unit of the Residency Program.  Be a part of the continuing Katrina/BP recovery by participating in an ACPE CPE program that is a part of a dynamic not-for-profit community hospital.  EJGH is the first Magnet hospital in Louisiana, and the HealthGrades study awarded us its highest excellent rating for cardiac surgery and pulmonary services. The hospital provides comprehensive medical services to the diverse metro New Orleans region with 450 licensed beds.  Go to our website to explore and learn about us (  Send applications, along with a $25.00 application fee, to Ms. Gwen Hammond (  Staff Assistant, CPE Program, Pastoral Care, East Jefferson General Hospital, 4200 Houma Blvd., Metairie, LA 70006-2970.  Call 504-503-4830 if you have questions about our program.






Gundersen Lutheran or Laura Kaufmann






Harborview Medical Center is accepting applications for our 2014-15 Spiritual Care Residency!
Residents serve for one calendar year (August-August), completing three units of Clinical Pastoral Education.  They receive a competitive stipend for their work, and do not pay tuition for the 3 units of CPE.  Residents are provided additional benefits including medical/dental insurance, matched retirement savings and privileges as University of Washington employees.
Our clinical setting combines a Level 1 trauma center at Harborview and a highly specialized medical care facility at the University of Washington Medical Center.  Residents lead spiritual care on clinical units in both medical centers, and graduates have been successful in pursuing board certification as chaplains.
For more information and to apply to our residency program, please see our website:, or contact Cindy Thelen, Operations Manager, at (206) 744-2757 or






Mass General







Mercy Hospital – Springfield MO
Chaplain Resident Positions
One-year long residency positions, September 2014 through August 2015, completing three units of CPE. Healthcare benefits and paid time off. Collaboration with professional chaplains in a supportive department. Provides services our Level 1 Trauma, Children’s Hospital, St. Jude’s, Ronald McDonald House, Cancer Center, 170 clinics and 650 bed Acute Care Hospital. Prior CPE unit is required.
Please visit to view the full job description and requirements.  Apply today!






Mercy St Vincent Medical Center (MSVMC), Toledo, Ohio, a 500+ bed major tertiary teaching and regional referral center for critical care, has an exciting opportunity for four full-time CPE residents to work with its dedicated Pastoral Care Staff.  Mercy St. Vincent, a member of Mercy Health Partners, sponsored by the Grey Nuns and Sisters of Mercy, has long been a leader in Northwest Ohio at providing quality medical care/education and promoting community development with a bias towards the underserved.  The 3-unit residency will run from 9/2/2014-8/28/2015.  The annual stipend is $29,000 plus benefits.  Tuition is $325.00 per unit. Prerequisites: Minimum of one unit of CPE required; Master’s degree in theology/pastoral care preferred.  Program Supervisor, Stephen O’Brien: D.Min.  Application fee: $25.00.  To apply, or for more information, contact:  Kim McClung, Academic Program Specialist, Clinical Pastoral Education/Pastoral Care Department, Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center, 2213 Cherry St, Toledo, OH 43608 or email:  Ph: 419-251-4650.  MSVMC’s CPE Program, accredited by ACPE, is on the web at





Houston Methodist Hospital or Luis Rodriguez











Balance life and work! Faith-based Penrose-St. Francis Health Services is accepting applications for its year-long, 4-unit Residency. Residents rotate through a broad array of clinical areas (2 hospitals/500 beds), and will be given competitive salary and benefits, including gym membership.
Located in Colorado Springs, PSF has been named a Health Grades Top 50 Hospital for the last seven years. Colorado Springs is known for its outdoor recreational opportunities (biking, hiking, and skiing) and its majestic Pikes Peak. 
We also have openings for summer, fall and winter Level I units.  Jessica Evans-Tameron. (719)776-6157 JessicaEvans-Tameron@centura.org













SAINT FRANCIS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL at The Bay Area Center for CPE is accepting applications for a Supervisory Resident.  SFMH is a multicultural, 235-bed med-surg city hospital.  The program has a rich clinical environment, a robust academic and skills-focused curriculum, participation with interdisciplinary care teams, and pastoral mentoring with emphasis on awareness of self.  Stipend $44,500, also up to $400 monthly health care coverage.  Benefits include paid vacation and holidays.  Interested persons apply to Rev. B. Douglas Lubbers, Saint Francis Memorial Hospital, 900 Hyde St., San Francisco, CA 94109.





St. Luke's Hospital of KC






St. Luke's








Scott&White or







The Sentara School of Clinical Pastoral Education in Norfolk, VA is accepting applications for the 2014-2015 residency year (CPE, Level I & II) - five residency positions, 08/25/14-08/24/15 - four consecutive CPE units. The region's first Magnet Hospital, Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, a 525-bed tertiary care facility, is home to the area's only Level I Trauma Center and burn trauma unit. Sentara Leigh Hospital is a 250-bed facility specializing in orthopedic, cardiac, advanced imaging, gynecological and comprehensive breast care services. Two different hospitals as clinical settings and daily mentoring through interactions with the CPE Supervisor and five staff chaplains makes Sentara a unique place to learn the art and skills of pastoral care in a nurturing and challenging environment.  The residency stipend is $27,500.00 for 12 months with health insurance available for purchase @ employee rate (CPE resident only). Contact Uwe C. Scharf, PhD, ACPE Supervisor, phone: (757) 388-2850; fax: (757) 388-2869; e-mail:; website:







Valley Baptist

VCU or








Rev. Peter Kuhn or






WVU Hospitals

Mary Ragland or or










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