Director of Pastoral Care & Education, Trinity Community at Beavercreek (United Church Homes) Beavercreek, OH

TITLE: DIR. OF PASTORAL CARE & EDUCATION

POSITION OPPORTUNITIES:

  • Manage all aspects of pastoral care and education to meet the spiritual needs of patients, families, staff
  • Manage all aspects of the CPE program for extended and summer intensive students
  • Lead and coordinate the activities of the PAG
  • Ensure the program complies with ACPE Standards
  • Participate in inter-disciplinary patient care committees
  • Serve as a member of the UCH chaplains group

MEASURES OF SUCCESS:

  • Strengthen relationships with leadership team members
  • Plan for the expansion of CPE to other UCH campuses
  • Evaluate the use technology for remote site education

SKILL SET:

  • M.Div. or Equivalent
  • ACPE Certified Associate Educator or Educator
  • 3 years CPE and/or chaplaincy leadership experience
  • Ecclesiastical endorsement

United Church Homes is one of the largest nonprofit providers of senior living in the United States. Trinity Community at Beavercreek, situated on a 27 acres campus, is a continuing care retirement community that offers independent living, assisted living, skilled care and short-term rehabilitation.

Beavercreek, Ohio is situated in the rolling hills just east of Dayton, between Cincinnati and Columbus. It has a population of 50,000. It is the home of Wright State University and Wright-Patterson Air Force base. Beavercreek schools consistently receive the highest rankings on the Ohio Dept. of Education’s State Report Card.

 

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS: A COMPETITIVE Wage and Benefit package (including relocation assistance) is offered!

CPE Educator, Ochsner Health System, New Orleans, LA

TITLE: CPE EDUCATOR

POSITION OPPORTUNITIES:

  • Manage the Health System’s CPE Program
  • Design and coordinate orientation, educational curriculum, didactics and clinical work for Level I and II CPE residents
  • Ensure the CPE Program’s optimal functioning and continuous compliance with ACPE standards
  • Contribute to supporting the spiritual and emotional needs of patients, families and staff

MEASURES OF SUCCESS:

  • Supervision of the residency group in waiting
  • Evaluate, modify as needed and implement the CPE Program’s strategic plan
  • Evaluate the potential for driving program innovations

SKILL SET:

  • Masters of Divinity or a related discipline
  • Certification as an ACPE Educator or Associate Educator
  • Three years related CPE supervisory and/or healthcare ministry experience

Ochsner Health System (OHS), New Orleans, LA is a not-for-profit employer of 17,000, and works with 2,700 affiliated physicians. Ochsner Medical Center an 813-bed general medical surgical hospital is the flagship facility for OHS. Ochsner Medical Center has again been ranked among the best hospitals in the country, according to U.S. News and World Report’s 2017-2018 Best Hospitals rankings.

New Orleans is well known for its distinct French and Spanish Creole architecture, as well as its cross-cultural and multilingual heritage. New Orleans is also famous for its cuisine, music (particularly as the birthplace of jazz) and its annual celebrations and festivals. The city is often referred to as the “most unique” in the United States.

 

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS: A COMPETITIVE Wage and Benefit package (including relocation assistance) is offered!

Director, Chaplain Services and Ed., Duke University Health System, Durham, NC

TITLE: DIRECTOR, CHAPLAIN SERVICES AND ED.

POSITION OPPORTUNITIES:

  • Oversee the Chaplain Services & CPE programs
  • Ensures that evidenced based spiritual care is available to patients, their families and staff
  • Ensure that department Scope of Practice programs and goals are compatible with the hospital’s strategic goals
  • Develop and implement programs and services that respond to the spiritual and emotional needs of patients, their families and staff
  • Active Involvement with the hospital’s Critical Incident Response Program and staff resiliency programs
  • Interrelate with Duke Divinity School, Duke School of Medicine & Duke School of Nursing

MEASURES OF SUCCESS:

  • Establish and build relationship with hospital leaders
  • Transition to Chaplain Services & Education team
  • Conduct a SWOT analysis with particular emphasis on O

SKILL SET:

  • Earned Doctorate and Masters of Divinity or equivalent
  • ACPE Certified Educator
  • Faith group ordination and endorsement
  • Success managing Chaplaincy Services & Ed. programs

Duke University Health System (DUHS) includes three hospitals, over 200 clinics, a number of affiliate hospitals and a network of community hospitals. The flagship, Duke University Hospital (957-beds) offers world renowned care and cutting edge research.

Durham, NC offers its 250,000 residents a unique mix of rich history, pioneering achievements, and diverse culture – it’s the kind of place that is always engaging. The national accolades it’s earned as a place to live, work, and play only prove what anyone who’s been here has already experienced.

 

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS: A COMPETITIVE Wage and Benefit package (including relocation assistance) is offered!

CPE Program Supervisor, Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, CT

TITLE: CPE PROGRAM SUPERVISOR

POSITION OPPORTUNITIES:

  • Manage the hospital’s CPE Program for residents and summer students
  • Instruct students in theory & practice of pastoral ministry
  • Assigns students to clinical areas matching their educational needs and learning goals
  • Ensure Program’s compliance with all ACPE Standards
  • Maintains relationship with ACPE through regional and national participation

MEASURES OF SUCCESS:

  • Further strengthen relationships between nursing staff and students
  • Plan for and promote the ’18 – ’19 residency
  • Identify future possible placement sites
  • Assist with the orientation of 2 newly hired staff chaplains

SKILL SET:

  • Graduate of a Theological Seminary or Equivalent
  • ACPE Certified Associate Educator or Educator
  • Ecclesiastical endorsement
  • Experience as a CPE Program administrator & supervisor

St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center is licensed for 617- beds, is a major teaching hospital and the largest Catholic hospital in New England. In 2015, Saint Francis became part of Trinity Health Of New England, an integrated health care delivery system that is a member of Trinity Health, Livonia, MI, one of the nation’s largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems.

Hartford, CT has a slew of historical attractions, a thriving arts and entertainment center, a revitalized riverfront and beautiful parks and public gardens. Hartford is strategically situated in an area referred to as the Knowledge Corridor because of its 29 colleges & universities.

 

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS: A COMPETITIVE Wage and Benefit package (including relocation assistance) is offered!

CPE Educator, Baptist Health, Little Rock AR

TITLE: CPE EDUCATOR

POSITION OPPORTUNITIES:

  • Provide administrative leadership. organization and maintenance to the Health System’s CPE Program
  • Plan, assign, direct and evaluate the clinical and educational work of the CPE students
  • Design and coordinate orientation, educational  curriculum, didactics and educational events for all CPE students
  • Ensure the CPE Program complies with ACPE standards
  • Contribute to the professional development of all department chaplains and community clergy

MEASURES OF SUCCESS:

  • Assume supervisory responsibility for the ’17 – ’18 residency group
  • Evaluate and strategically plan for ongoing improvement of the CPE Program
  • Evaluate the potential for restarting SES supervision

SKILL SET:

  • Masters of Divinity or a related discipline
  • Certification as an ACPE Educator
  • Five years related healthcare ministry experience
  • Ordained & Endorsed in the Baptist Tradition

Baptist Health Medical Center, Little Rock, AR is a 694-bed general medical surgical hospital and the flagship facility for Baptist Health.  As a system, Baptist Health includes eight hospitals, rehabilitation facilities, family clinics, therapy and wellness centers.

Little Rock, the capital city of Arkansas, with 200,000 people calling it home.  Situated on the Arkansas River, Little Rock is home to a thriving New South culture that offers a vibrant nightlife, big-time entertainment, world-class attractions and a booming dining scene with the best Arkansas restaurants serving up dishes from all over the globe.  Little Rock is among America’s most affordable cities.

 

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS: A COMPETITIVE Wage and Benefit package (including relocation assistance) is offered!

Clinical Pastoral Education Manager, Saint Thomas/Nashville CPE Partnership, Nashville, TN

TITLE: CLINICAL PASTORAL EDUCATION MANAGER

POSITION OPPORTUNITIES:

  • Collaborate, design, implement and direct educational programming for the CPE Partnership
  • Manage all activities related to CPE students – recruiting, orienting, scheduling, mentoring, evaluating, etc.
  • Manage CPE programing in collaboration with the ACPE Educator, PAG and Partnership member organizations
  • Maintain compliance with ACPE standards
  • Assist in providing pastoral care and counseling

MEASURES OF SUCCESS:

  • Become aware of each partner’s style and preferences
  • Evaluate the potential for adding Supervisory and Level II Residency education
  • Continue improving the quality of residency applicants

SKILL SET:

  • Masters of Divinity or a related advanced degree
  • Three years’ experience as an ACPE Certified Educator
  • Demonstrated health care management, clinical and pastoral leadership experience
  • Ordination & Endorsement by a recognized faith group

The St. Thomas/Nashville CPE Partnership is a multi-site, fully ACPE accredited CPE program in Nashville, TN. From hospitals to hospice, pediatrics to geriatrics, urban ministry to retirement communities, the Partnership offers a wide range of CPE experiences.  The Partnership offers resident, extended and summer CPE programs.

Nashville is a center for the music, healthcare, publishing, banking and transportation industries and home to numerous colleges and universities.  Nashville’s downtown area features a diverse assortment of entertainment, dining, cultural and architectural attractions.

 

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS: A COMPETITIVE Wage and Benefit package (including relocation assistance) is offered!

ACPE Supervisor, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL

TITLE: ACPE SUPERVISOR

POSITION OPPORTUNITIES:

  • Contribute, as a CPE Supervisor, to the Department of Religion, Health and Human Values
  • Provide education and oversight, as a member of the CPE faculty, to all levels of CPE students
  • Participate in selection interviews for incoming interns and residents
  • Contribute to the vibrancy of the department by participating in faculty and departmental meetings
  • Provide supportive care and serve as a resource to staff

MEASURES OF SUCCESS:

  • Work to expand the PAG inter-professionally
  • Explore creative options for scheduling units of CPE

SKILL SET:

  • Graduate of an accredited theological school/seminary
  • Certification as a Full/Associated Supervisor with ACPE
  • Three years supervisory experience (preferred)
  • Endorsement by a faith community

Rush University Medical Center is a 664-bed academic medical center that includes hospital facilities for adults and children. It also includes the Johnston R. Bowman Health Center (a 61-bed rehab. Facility). It is affiliated with Rush University. Rush is a not-for-profit, health care, education and research enterprise. Rush is investing over a billion dollars in the Rush Transformation, a comprehensive construction and renovation program.

The City of Chicago is located on the southwestern shore of Lake Michigan and has over 2.7 million residents. As a multicultural city that thrives on the harmony and diversity of its neighborhoods, Chicago embodies the values of America’s heartland – integrity, hard work and community and reflects the ideals in the social fabric of its 77 distinct neighborhoods. There are attractions around every corner, from high flying observatories to Millennium Park where art and music mix with lots of room to play.

 

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS: A COMPETITIVE Wage and Benefit package (including relocation assistance) is offered!