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Chaplain Resident - Pastoral Care - AM (015)

University of Alabama at Birmingham

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Birmingham, AL, USA
Posted on Friday, January 26, 2024
Chaplain Resident - Pastoral Care - AM (015) - (T214071)


Pay Range: $40,000 Stipend
- Benefits available for eligible positions include: 100% tuition assistance, wellness initiatives, generous paid time off, paid parental leave, Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program, plus more. In addition to its traditional benefits programs, UAB Medicine provides employees with a variety of perks and resources to support you at home and at work.

Work with the Best at UAB Medicine:
UAB Medicine is Alabama’s largest single-site employer and operates over 1,200 beds and over 200 clinics in Birmingham, Alabama. We are committed to delivering patient- and family-centric care, and our interdisciplinary care teams provide high-quality, compassionate service. When you become part of UAB Medicine, you join a nationally ranked academic medical center committed to education and advancing medical science through research.

- 5-time Magnet-designated organization
- U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals, #1 in Alabama
- America’s No. 1 Best Large Employer, Forbes, 2021
- Level I Trauma Center
- NCI-Designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Comprehensive Transplant Institute, Comprehensive Stroke Center

Our success in patient care, innovation, and education is a direct result of our supportive and inclusive culture, which promotes shared governance and empowers nurses at the bedside to be their absolute best. Whether you are looking to start your career, fast-track your development, or diversify your skills, UAB Medicine offers avenues for advancement that other employers cannot match.

Job Description:

To provide pastoral care such as visitation, counseling, religious rituals and worship to patients, significant others and staff. To perform administrative duties, pursue personal/professional growth and maintain community relationships. To participate in educational experiences for the community, hospital staff, churches and the Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) program. $40,000 stipend


Bachelor's degree in a related field and two (2) years of service with a faith community required. Work experience may NOT substitute for education requirement.

1. Fill out an electronic application by visiting Job Description - Chaplain Resident - Pastoral Care - AM (015) (T214071) (taleo.net)

2. Complete an ACPE Application. The ACPE application can be found here.

3. Mail a $50.00 application fee. Make the check payable to “UAB Spiritual Health”.

In addition to completing this online application, all Applicants must complete an ACPE application and mail it to:

Certified Educator Candidate, UAB Department of Spiritual Health

WP125, 615 18th ST S, Birmingham, AL 35249-6555.

Or you can download the application in Word format, write and attach it in an email to sgsimmons@uabmc.edu. The ACPE application can be found here CPE Application (acpe.edu). Applications must include a $50.00 check to cover the application fee and must be mailed to the same address listed above. Please make the check payable to “UAB Spiritual Health.”

Primary Location

: UAB Hospital

Job Category

: Allied Health


: 707200000 Pastoral Care

Employee Status

: Regular
Shift: Rotation / Flexible Staffing / Multiple Shifts