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Date: Jan 5, 2021

Location: Greenville, SC, US, 29605

Company: Prisma Health

Bilingual (Spanish / English) candidates are encouraged to apply.

Requisition # 67262 

Employment Type Full-time 

Job Class
Job Summary

The Chaplain Resident is a one-year position in the Pastoral Services Department.  The positions function through the Clinical Pastoral Education program accredited by the Association for Clinical Pastoral Education, Inc. (ACPE, Inc.).  CPE Chaplain Residency program provides the necessary training for board certified chaplains through the Association for Professional Chaplains, Inc. (APC, Inc.).  The Chaplain Resident is expected to perform as a professional Chaplain in providing direct patient, family and staff pastoral care.  The Chaplain Resident is responsible for consultation and involvement with the interdisciplinary staff regarding spiritual assessment and patient care.  The Chaplain Resident is expected to function in accordance with the "Rights and Responsibilities of Chaplain Residents" outlined in the letter of agreement signed at the beginning of the CPE program year. All Chaplain Residents participate in the on-call rotation for the Pastoral Care Services department and lead worship services in the hospital chapel 

Supervisory/Management Responsibilities
This is a non-management job that will report to a supervisor, manager, director or executive.
Minimum Education

Master's Degree - Theology or Divinity; or education for ministry as required by the resident’s denomination.

Minimum Experience

No previous experience

Required Certifications/Registrations/Licenses
Specific Acceptable Credentials (if applicable)


In lieu of the Above Minimum Requirements


Other Required Experience

Satisfactory completion of a minimum of one accredited unit of  CPE with an accredited CPE training center - Preferred
Ecclesiastical Ordination or endorsement by applicant's faith group - Required
Experience in pastoral work - Required

Position Posting Category

Non Clinical Professional/Technical

Nearest Major Market: Greenville
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

Job Segment: Patient Care, Chaplain, Healthcare