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Mayo Clinic ACPE Certified Educator in Eau Claire, Wisconsin

City Eau Claire

State Wisconsin

Telecommute No

Department Spiritual Care

Why Mayo Clinic

Innovation and compassion are paramount to providing world-class medical care to patients from all over the world. We lean on the variety of perspectives and backgrounds of our colleagues’ to continuously challenge ourselves and to create a workplace that supports diversity, equity, and inclusion. Become part of the legacy that embraces our differences and enables us to provide the best care to patients from all over the world.

Position description

A member of the department team. Works in partnership with the Director of Spiritual Care to further department educational plan. Conducts programs of ACPE Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) for the Level I and Level II. The CE supervises Level 1 and Level II CPE within a residency year and the potential of single units. Collaborates with Department Director, CPE Program Director and the Mayo Clinic School of Health Sciences leadership structure (Rochester only), and staff preceptors/clinical mentors in matters affecting CPE intern and resident educational program. Maintains an integral relationship with ACPE as an association member. Prepare and maintain records/portfolio/etc. for CPE program. Records and oversees CPE student documentation of patient care encounters within the Electronic Medical Record.

Works cooperatively with other members of the Spiritual Care Department in planning and providing a total program of spiritual care. Provides for the spiritual needs of patients, families, and Mayo Clinic employees. Participates in a team ministry with other members of the department for unit and on-call coverage. Assists in sacramental ministry as appropriate. Serves on committees/task forces within department and hospital, and/or enterprise. Provides direction, support, and participates in educational program development and training for the department. Assists in orienting new personnel to Spiritual Care. Assumes other responsibilities as assigned by the Director.


Masters theological degree or Masters of Divinity degree from an accredited seminary (or its equivalent in the endorsing body).

Ordination and/or endorsement for service as a Chaplain by appropriate faith community.

Certification as an ACPE Certified Educator, ACPE Associate Certified Educator, or ACPE Certified Educator Candidate by the Association of Clinical Pastoral Education (ACPE). An ACPE Associate Certified Educator or ACPE Certified Educator Candidate must achieve ACPE Certified Educator status within 3 years of employment.

Additional qualifications

Preferred Experience:1 year of hospital chaplain experience. Certification and/or specialization in areas such as trauma, palliative, grief, leadership, ethics, research, etc. related to the provision of spiritual care/education.

License or certification

Endorsement for service as a Chaplain by appropriate faith community.

Certification or certification-eligible with one or more of the following: Association of Professional Chaplains(APC), National Association of Catholic Chaplains/United States Catholic Conference of Bishops(NACC/USCCB), the Association of Clinical Pastoral Education(ACPE), or the Association of Jewish Chaplains(AJC).

For position requiring travel for work, an unrestricted, unexpired Driver's license is required.

Exemption status Exempt

Compensation Detail

Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum salary every 2 weeks is approx $2068.00, based on a full-time position.

Benefits eligible Yes

Schedule Full Time

Hours / Pay period 80

Schedule details Monday – Friday 7:30 – 4 with some weekend responsibilities

Site description Eau Claire, with a metro area of 163,000 is home to the 11,000 students at the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire. Strong schools, low crime rate, and a reasonable cost of living may be expected. With an abundance of outdoor activities, The city also serves as the retail center for west central Wisconsin and the major metro area of Minneapolis/St. Paul is 90 minutes away. Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire is recognized as a Best Hospital in Northwestern Wisconsin and within the top 10 for Hospitals in Wisconsin (U.S. News & World Report, 2019-2020).

Category Other Patient Care

Job posting number 146306BR

Recruiter Stephanie Finer

Equal opportunity

As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.