ACPE Certified Educator, Baptist Medical Center South, Jacksonville, FL

TITLE: ACPE CERTIFIED EDUCATOR

POSITION OPPORTUNITIES:

  • Oversee and coordinate Clinical Pastoral Education at Baptist Medical Center South
  • Supervise intern groups, a CEC and assist with resident supervision
  • Coordinate with the Lead Chaplain to ensure spiritual care provided to patients, families and staff is of the highest quality
  • Ensure the CPE program complies with ACPE standards

MEASURES OF SUCCESS:

  • As a member of the CPE faculty, assist in redesigning the CPE program to reflect trends and anticipated accreditation changes
  • Assess. develop and oversee community placements

SKILL SET:

  • Masters of Divinity or a related discipline
  • Five years CPE program leadership experience
  • ACPE Certified Educator
  • Certification as Hospital Chaplain is preferred
  • Strong sense of how to grow a CPE program

Baptist Medical Center South based in Jacksonville, FL is one of Baptist Health’s five hospital network.  Baptist Medical Center South was Jacksonville’s first hospital of the 21st Century.  It opened as a 92-bed hospital in 2005 and with the completion of its latest addition has expanded to 407-beds.

Jacksonville (pop. 907,000) is in northeastern Florida where the St. Johns River merges with the Atlantic Ocean.  A regional business center, Jacksonville has many museums and cultural opportunities. Jacksonville’s vast expanse includes over 500 neighborhoods.

 

 

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

For more information, please call Richard Thorne at Thorne Consulting (404) 873-3775

E-mail resume:  richard@thorneconsulting.com

ACPE Certified Educator, New Hanover Regional Medical Center, Wilmington, NC

TITLE: ACPE CERTIFIED EDUCATOR

POSITION OPPORTUNITIES:

  • Recruit, select, orient and supervise CPE residents
  • Ensure the CPE program complies with ACPE and DNV GL Accreditation Standards
  • Provide spiritual care, support and education to NHRMC staff and volunteers
  • Coordinate PAG meetings & CPE program participation

MEASURES OF SUCCESS:

  • Supervise the ’19 – ’20 residency students
  • Build CPE program visibility and support
  • Identify and Recruit new PAG members

SKILL SET:

  • Masters of Divinity or a related discipline
  • Certification as an ACPE Educator or Associate Educator
  • Four years related CPE supervisory and/or healthcare spiritual care ministry experience
  • Ordination and endorsement by a recognized faith body

New Hanover Regional Medical Center (NHRMC), Wilmington, NC is a network of hospitals, outpatient centers, emergency services and physicians working together to meet the healthcare needs of the residents of southeastern North Carolina. NHRMC was #47 on the Forbes 2018 list of America’s Best Large Employers.

Wilmington, NC is charming coastal city. Horse-drawn carriages still click along the downtown riverwalk and riverboats cruise its 300-year-old harbor, but the past is only part of the city’s story. What was once a busy port teeming with markets, warehouses and the world’s largest cotton exchange has become a lively spot for arts, shopping, family activities and fine dining. University life continues to grow and a new convention center has helped spawn a revitalization of the Cape Fear River business district.

 

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS: A COMPETITIVE Wage and Benefit package is offered!

For more information, please call Richard Thorne at Thorne Consulting

(404) 873-3775

E-mail resume:  richard@thorneconsulting.com

ACPE Certified Educator, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL

TITLE: ACPE CERTIFIED EDUCATOR

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
  • An ACPE Certified or Associate Certified Educator
  • 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!

Director, Spiritual Care and Chaplaincy, Howard County General Hospital, Columbia, MD

TITLE: DIRECTOR, SPIRITUAL CARE & CHAPLAINCY

POSITION OPPORTUNITIES:

  • Develop and lead a team of chaplains, CPE students and community volunteers in providing spiritual care services
  • Provide spiritual care services for a diverse population
  • Develop and lead a Clinical Pastoral Education program
  • Conduct ed. programs for staff, including medical staff
  • Collaborate with Population Health in initiatives promoting mind and body health outside the hospital
  • Develop relationships with area faith community leaders

MEASURES OF SUCCESS:

  • Spiritual Care service is up and running
  • Develop a value based strategic work plan and budget
  • Offer an extended unit of CPE Fall of ‘19

SKILL SET:

  • Masters of Divinity or a related discipline
  • MBA or MPA is a plus
  • Four years Spiritual Care leadership in Healthcare
  • ACPE Certified or Associate Certified Educator
  • Certification as Hospital Chaplain is preferred

Howard County General Hospital (HCGH) in Columbia, MD is a strategic partner with Johns Hopkins Medicine. HCGH is a 245-bed acute care medical center with more than 1,900 employees and 1,000 physicians and allied health professionals.

Columbia (pop. 102,000) is one of the principal cities of the Baltimore and Washington D.C. corridor. It’s a magnet for families seeking good schools. Columbia consistently ranks in the Top 10 of CNN Money’s Best Places to Live in the U. S. Some residents worship at a church or synagogue, but others prefer an “interfaith center,” where the faiths rotate through a communal space.

 

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

Clinical Manager & Educator, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA

TITLE: CLINICAL MANAGER & EDUCATOR

POSITION  OPPORTUNITIES:

  • Organize and administer intern and resident units of CPE
  • Manage recruitment and selection of students, develop relevant curriculum, provide students with structured training and supervision
  • Establish, maintain and improve educational processes and procedures consistent with ACPE standards
  • Oversee the “No One Dies Alone” program
  • Collaborate with the Director, Spiritual Care to ensure spiritual care provided to patents, families and staff is of the highest quality

MEASURES OF SUCCESS:

  • Become familiar with HMC clinical & cultural settings
  • Supervise a 2019 resident or intern unit of CPE
  • Become active on the Critical Incident Support Team

SKILL SET:

  • Masters of Divinity or equivalent
  • CPE Certified or Associate Certified Educator
  • Ecclesiastical endorsement
  • Passion for serving the underserved is preferred

CLIENT DESCRIPTION: Harborview Medical Center (HMC), Seattle, WA is owned by King County and managed by the University of Washington. HMC physicians and staff serve patients from all walks of life in world-class centers of emphasis and also serve a mission population for King County. HMC is a 413-bed Level I adult and pediatric trauma and burn center.

Seattle is a west coast seaport city with a metropolitan area population of 3.87 million. Seattle has a temperate marine climate with cool, wet winters and mild, relatively dry summers. The Seattle Center is a premier destination for arts, entertainment and leisure activities. The 74-acre campus is home to The Experience Music Project, The Chihuly Garden, and Glass Museum and The Space Needle.

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS: A COMPETITIVE Wage and Benefit package is offered!

Director, Pastoral Education, Baptist Health, Jacksonville, FL

TITLE: DIRECTOR, PASTORAL EDUCATION

POSITION  OPPORTUNITIES:

  • Oversee and coordinate Clinical Pastoral Education at Baptist Health
  • Supervise an Educator, CEC and six residents
  • Serve as the primary liaison to the PAG
  • Promote Baptist’s CPE program and recruit students

MEASURES OF SUCCESS:

  • Redesign the CPE program to better reflect industry and environmental changes
  • Assess & rework program infrastructure (e.g. handbook)
  • Determine appropriateness of community agencies as student placement sites

SKILL SET:

  • Masters of Divinity or a related discipline
  • Five years CPE program leadership experience
  • ACPE Certified Educator
  • Certification as Hospital Chaplain is preferred
  • Strong sense of how to grow a CPE program

Baptist Health in Jacksonville, Florida, a five-hospital Magnet designated health system with a comprehensive continuum of care for every stage of life, and many thriving community programs and partnerships. Baptist Health is committed to building a healthier community for all.

Jacksonville (pop. 907,000) is in northeastern Florida where the St. Johns River merges with the Atlantic Ocean. A regional business center, Jacksonville has many museums and cultural opportunities. Jacksonville’s vast expanse includes more than 500 neighborhoods.

 

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

For more information, please call Richard Thorne at Thorne Consulting (404) 873-3775

E-mail resume:  richard@thorneconsulting.com