In The CPE Residency Program you will be part of an engaging dynamic and effective training program.Â
CPE (Clinical Pastoral Education) is interfaith education for ministry. It brings you into supervised encounters with people in crisis. Through intense involvement with patients, families, and hospital staff, you develop new awareness of yourself and your ability to offer spiritual care to others. Â
Through reï¬‚ection on speciï¬�c human situations, you learn to use your faith tradition as a lens that focuses your understanding of spiritual care. Within the interdisciplinary process of helping others, you develop skills in interpersonal and inter-professional relationships.
This is a 3 unit (1 year) commitment. If you have specific questions regarding this position please contact Chaplain Services at 706-660-6091
About St Francis-Emory Healthcare
Since opening our doors in 1950, the caregivers at St. Francis - Emory Healthcare have been committed each day to providing the highest quality care in west Georgia and east Alabama. With 376 beds on two campuses, more than 2,500 associates, and 300 physicians, we offer a full range of inpatient, outpatient, and emergency room services, including the only open-heart surgery program in Columbus and the Chattahoochee Valley.
Minimum Education X Master's Degree X Required
Minimum Education X Graduate of a program in Theology or Divinity or comparable theological degree X Required
Minimum Education X Minimum of one (1) units of clinical pastoral education (CPE) X Required
Required Skills Certifications: X Ecclesiastical endorsement relevant to offering pastoral care to patients and families in a hospital context X Preferred