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AdventHealth Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) Ordained Resident in Tampa, Florida


AdventHealth Tampa

You will be responsible for:

  • Demonstrate through behavior Florida Hospital’s core values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship, and Teamwork as outlined in the organization’s Employee Handbook.

  • Utilize knowledge of the levels of growth, development, and skills for pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric care for purposes of clinical spiritual ministry and clinical spiritual leadership learning.

  • Engage fully in learning and ministry, maintaining investment in personal learning and growth as well as the art and skill of spiritual care giving.

  • Responsible to the Director of Pastoral Education and their CPE Certified Educator-Supervisor. Maintains communication, collaboration and accountability with leaders in the Department of Pastoral Care.

  • Provide regular and consistent spiritual care to patients and their families as scheduled and appropriate, without exception, regardless of: faith, ethnicity, race, gender, sexual orientation, social or financial status, always caring for patients and staff with respect and dignity.

  • Work closely with nursing and other care team members to discuss issues of patient care and to provide support during personal and/or spiritual crises.

  • Take on-duty and on-call as assigned and scheduled, communicating professionally with others any schedule changes that may be necessary.

  • Conduct devotional services and chapel services as assigned.

  • Make routine spiritual care contacts, connect with pre-surgery patients, nursing units, and respond to crisis calls appropriately and in a timely fashion when on duty.

  • Perform duties and spiritual care ministry in compliance with the Policies for the Department of Pastoral Education and the Department of Pastoral Care.


What will you need?

  • Personal Faith commitment and integrity

  • Ability to work under stress.

  • Ability to effectively relate to and communicate with persons of diverse religious and cultural backgrounds and consistently establish and maintain relationships at significant levels of emotional maturity

  • Open to learning, personal change and growth.

  • One unit of Clinical Pastoral Education from an Association for Clinical Pastoral Education, Inc. accredited center (preferred)

  • College degree in theological studies or related field (i.e.: behavioral sciences, education) (preferred)

  • Graduate Level Theological Education (preferred)

  • Ordained/Licensed Minister

  • Eccelsiastical/Faith Tradition Endorsement (preferred)

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.