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Supervisor Pastoral Education Sisters Hospital

Facility: Sisters of Charity Hospital
State: Buffalo, N.Y.
Contact Name: Stephen Caruana
Contact Title: Recruiter
Contact Phone: (716) 862-1934
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The Supervisor of Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) develops curriculum, conducts and selects students for all levels of CPE program (Level I, II and Supervisory) under the standards of the Association for Clinical Pastoral Education (ACPE). Supervises students' clinical work, provides educational opportunities and evaluates students. Engages in on-going practice of Clinical Supervision of Level I and Level II CPE, Supervisory as well as Residents. Educates supervisory students and oversees their progress in supervising Level I and Level II students. As a member of the supervisory team, participates in the planning of the overall training program. Participates in the Western New York Regional SES/ACPE peer group. Serves as a resource to the Director of Chaplaincy Services. The supervisor also actively and personally engages in on-going practice of Clinical Chaplaincy as a basis for educational practice.



Master's Level Degree in Theology or related field is required

Certification as either a CPE Supervisor, Associate Supervisor or Supervisory Candidate by the Association for Clinical Pastoral Education (ACPE) is required

Certified (or eligible for certification) as Board Certified Chaplain by either the National Association of Catholic Chaplains or the Association of Profession Chaplains required

Ordained or commissioned by one's faith group or denomination. Denominational endorsement required


Three years of experience in supervising and teaching CPE students and residents required

Experience working with multicultural and diverse religious backgrounds is highly desirable

Previous experience conducting supervisory education programs preferred