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Last Updated on June 15, 2018

Posting 6/15/18


Posting 6/8/18

Candidates are required to be an ACPE Certified Educator. 


Posting 6/1/18

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Posting 6/1/18


OSF HealthCare – Saint Francis Medical Center –Peoria, IL

Work Schedule: Full Time, Primarily M- F Day Shift additional times / days as needed

Serve within a Catholic healthcare system which has a proud heritage based on its Mission, Vision and Values. Led by the Sisters of the Third Order of Saint Francis, this medical center is a strong, learning-based organization characterized by its close connection with local academic centers as well as a world class simulation center.
The Clinical Pastoral Education Manager, hereafter referred to as the CPE Manager, provides primary management of OSF Residents for CPE, CPE students and programs in compliance with current ACPE Standards. This manager will work collaboratively with other leaders within OSF HealthCare and in the greater community to educate, guide and direct the CPE program.

The position is to be served by a skilled, qualified leader with vision and talents who will build upon the solid foundations of a recently established program. OSF seeks to retain a qualified, innovative, enthusiastic candidate who works well with others to bring high quality CPE education to our students for the betterment of our patients, their families, students, and staff.

The position requires a master’s degree from an accredited institution, certification/ACPE Educator in good standing, and 2 years’ experience leading and coordinating prayer.

To be considered, please contact for next steps.

Posting 05/25/2018

Providence is calling a Clinical Pastoral Education Manager (Full time day shift role) to Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane, Washington.

We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:
• be responsible for administering the CPE program and for supervision of CPE interns and residents who will be offering spiritual care to PSHMC patients, families and personnel.
• collect and maintain data and other information necessary for program administration and certification.

Required qualifications for this position include:
• Master’s of Divinity or equivalency
• Certification as a Certified Educator or Associate Certified Educator in the ACPE (previously known as ACPE Supervisor)
• Current membership or eligibility in one of the professional chaplain organizations (i.e. APC, NACC, etc)
• Endorsement for chaplaincy by his/her denomination/faith/tradition

Preferred qualifications for this position include:
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Computer experience: word processing, database
• Appreciation and understanding of Catholic institutional ministries

Answer the call.
When applying online, please reference job number 182894.

Apply online: 

Posting 05/25/2018

Director of Pastoral / Spiritual Care

The Sisters of the Holy Cross, Inc. a Roman Catholic congregation of women religious is seeking to fill a full-time Director of Pastoral / Spiritual Care position for the congregation located in Notre Dame, Indiana.

This position will ensure that pastoral / spiritual care is available for each sister. Responsibilities will include responding to requests for spiritual care; planning and implementation of reflections related to liturgical seasons and an annual retreat for sisters and associates; establishing relationships with nursing personnel to promote person-centered living for residents; oversee committees to promote and evaluate all pastoral / spiritual care programs. This position will have budget oversight responsibility for the Pastoral Care Department.

This position requires a woman of deep faith with an understanding of Catholicism and knowledge of religious life. Three or more years of pastoral care experience and chaplain certification are required. Master’s degree in a related field is preferred.

For immediate consideration send resume to:
Sisters of the Holy Cross, Inc.
100 Lourdes Hall-Saint Mary’s
Notre dame, Indiana 46556
Attn: Human Resources Director
Or email to:

Posting 5/18/18

Posting 5/18/18

East Jefferson General Hospital


Job Description
Recruit and Supervise the hospital’s year-long CPE Residency Programs.
Direct the ACPE programs in accordance with ACPE standards.
Provide competent, compassionate pastoral care to patients and their family members as well as to the Team Members of the hospital.
Oversee the staffing of the On-Call Chaplain services provided to the hospital
Administer the Pastoral Care Department by meeting the mission/vision statements as well as the policies and procedures of the hospital.
Serve as the liaison between community clergy and the hospital.
Provide spiritual leadership to the hospital-at-large in order to enhance the spiritual life of the hospital

Job Credentials:
1. Baccalaureate degree, Master of Divinity or equivalent, additional graduate degree preferred
2. Certification by the Association for Clinical Pastoral Education, Inc. (ACPE) as an Associate Supervisor or Full Supervisor 
3. Certification by Association of Professional Chaplains (APC), National Association of Catholic (NACC), Chaplains or National Association of Jewish Chaplains (NAJC) 
4. Ordination or commission by religious authority 
5. Endorsement by religious authority to provide ministry
6. Significant pastoral and managerial experience
7. Experience working with diverse cultures and belief systems

Posting 5/18/18

Chaplain PRN at Children’s Hospital Colorado


The Chaplain PRN (On-Call position) provides spiritual care, counseling, and crisis intervention for patients, families and team members of Children's Hospital Colorado (CHCO). The Chaplain offers spiritual guidance and resources during hospitalization and periods of illness, crisis and loss; coordinates spiritual care services with family faith leaders and home faith communities when it is appropriate; provides consultation on patient, religious, and ethical issues of significance in the healthcare community; and provides compassionate services to a diverse population encompassing all faiths that are represented by patients, families and team members at CHCO.  

EDUCATION – Master of Divinity, Pastoral Counseling, Theology or related field. 
EXPERIENCE – One-year Clinical Pastoral Education training in a healthcare setting. Ordination in a religious community or meets ecclesiastical endorsement for health care ministry. 
CERTIFICATION(S) – Board Certified Chaplain (BCC) eligible. 

An employee in this position may be called upon to do any or all of the following essential functions. These examples do not include all of the functions which the employee may be expected to perform.   
Assesses patients, families, and team members’ spiritual needs; assists them in using their faith in dealing with illness, trauma, stress, and loss; and documents services provided. 
Supports team members with their resiliency and compassion development. 
Provides crisis intervention as necessary. 
Develops and provides educational materials and trainings as necessary. 
Provides compassionate and responsive spiritual services in alignment with departmental and organizational objectives and strategies. 
Performs religious rites, services, and acts as a resource for faith communities. 
Participates in departmental committees and projects as assigned.

Posting Date 04/13/18

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