Chaplain Resident 1 Year Term Sisters of Charity Hospital, Buffalo NY Catholic Health Buffalo
Catholic Health- Sisters of Charity Hospital Buffalo NY
Location: Buffalo, New York
Type: Full Time
Preferred Education: Masters
Salary: 30, 000
Hospital, Public and Private
Full Time Position (1 Year Duration) • 3 CPE units • 75 Hours Bi Weekly (37.5 Hours per week) • Day/Evening w/ Weekend and Holiday Rotation • Benefits include Medical, Dental, and Vision $50 Non-refundable Application fee. No Tuition, Stipend is $30,000
3 openings available.
Internal Number: 15548
Catholic Health is looking for candidates to fill the Chaplain resident position at Sisters of Charity Hospital in Buffalo, NY Full Time Position (1 Year Duration) • 3 CPE units • 75 Hours Bi Weekly (37.5 Hours per week) • Day/Evening
Full Time Position (1 Year Duration) • 3 CPE units • 75 Hours Bi Weekly (37.5 Hours per week) • Day/Evening w/ Weekend and Holiday Rotation • Benefits include Medical, Dental, and Vision $50 Non-refundable Application fee. No Tuition, Stipend is $30,000 Anticipated Start date of January 20, 2023
Formed in 1998 under four religious sponsors, Catholic Health in Buffalo, NY is a non-profit healthcare system that provides care to Western New Yorkers across a network of hospitals, primary care centers, imagining centers, and several other community ministries.
Our mission sets us apart. It’s the human side of healthcare – the touch, smile or comforting word that can help make your healthcare experience better. It’s treating all people with respect and dignity, and providing comfort in times of greatest need.
Sisters of Charity Hospital is Buffalo’s first hospital. Founded in 1848 by the Daughters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul, it has proudly served the Buffalo region for almost 170 years. You can find out more about Sisters of Charity Hospital at chsbuffalo.org/locations/sisters-charity-hospital.
There are two main foci of the Chaplain Resident position: one is the educational training which consists of both theoretical and practical aspects of ministry. The second is the service aspect in which the Resident works as a member of a spiritual care staff. Under the direction of a Clinical Pastoral Education
Director the Chaplain Resident ministers to patients, families, staff and/or clients at an assigned facility within the Sisters Hospital CPE Program agreed upon sites. As an integral member of a multi-disciplinary healthcare team, the Resident provides spiritual and emotional support for patients, families, and staff within the context of illness, suffering, loss and death. Their ministry is guided by The White Paper (available on ACPE/NACC Websites) composed by five distinct Chaplain Certifying bodies: ACPE, NACC, CAPPE, NAJC, APC.
Requirements: • Bachelor’s Degree preferred • Graduate degree in Theology or Masters in Divinity preferred • Minimum of one unit of CPE preferred • Ecclesiastical Endorsement preferred • One (1) year of pastoral experience required • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills • Ability to do theological reflection • Ability to function as a participating member of a small group (CPE) • Accepting and understanding of other theologies and ecclesiology’s • Emotional and spiritual maturity • Ability to maintain professional and personal confidentiality • Ability to deal with crisis situations and long term stress • Ability to work well as part of an interdisciplinary team • High level of interpersonal, facilitative and communication skills • Ability to do theological reflection • Strong verbal and written communication skills • Commitment to Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health