Clinical Pastoral Education Program Manager

Baylor Scott & White Health - Temple, TX3.9

Full-timeEstimated: $56,000 - $74,000 a year

The CPE Program Manager provides management and administration of the Baylor Scott & White Health clinical pastoral education program.


Conducts programs of clinical pastoral education under the standards of the Association for Clinical Pastoral Education (ACPE)

Coordinates the provision of clinical pastoral education services to students and provides pastoral care to patients, family members, and staff

Develops and maintains CPE programs and other pastoral care leadership curricula

Supervises students' clinical work, provides educational opportunities, and evaluates students

Works with department chaplains to structure clinical assignments for trainees in order to maximize educational experience

Conducts training classes, develops instructional materials and coordinates educational resources for CPE students in accordance with departmental training goals and the ACPE, Inc. Program standards and for pastoral care departments staff and volunteers in accordance with departmental leadership training goals

Recruits, interviews, and selects students for CPE programs

The information contained in this job description is intended to describe the essential job functions required of those assigned to this job. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to perform the job. Please note that management retains the right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time. The ability to competently perform all the essential duties of the position, with or without reasonable accommodation, demonstrated commitment to effective customer service delivery, integrity, and the ability to work productively as a member of a team or work group are basic requirements of all positions at Baylor Scott & White Health


Knowledge of the clinical education program (CPE) and standards

Knowledge of philosophical systems and religions

Knowledge of the religious beliefs and practices of various faiths, groups, and denominations

Verbal and written communication skills

Interpersonal and listening skills

Skill in counseling students, patients, family members and staff

Ability to develop and implement curriculum in accordance with ACPE standards

Ability to recruit students

Ability to counsel and comfort individuals during periods of stress

Ability to train, motivate, evaluate and supervise students


Denominational endorsement for chaplaincy, ordination or commissioning to ministry preferred

Masters Degree Required
2 + Years Experience Required
ACPE Supervisor Certification Required