Unique Clinical Pastoral Education Opportunity

Clinical Pastoral Education Residency Programme 2023. The Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre is Australia’s only public hospital solely dedicated to cancer and one of an elite group of hospitals worldwide to have its own integrated cancer research program and laboratories.

Six opportunities are available for people with a passion for Spiritual and Pastoral Care. This is a nine-month full-time education programme (commencing Monday, February 13 2023 to Friday, November 3 2023).   The nine-month programme comprises three units of CPE accredited by ASACPEV Inc.

The personal attributes required are spiritual maturity and openness, an ability to take initiative and to work within a multidisciplinary team, and a commitment to your ongoing development. You will be a member of a dynamic spiritual care team that promotes spiritual health and well-being within Peter Mac. As a team member, you will provide spiritual and pastoral care to patients and their carers; participate in the on call roster; and engage in the CPE training programme.

Applications close:  Friday, 11 November 2022

If you are taking this unit as a component of your course through the University of Divinity please contact your course co-ordinator for the fees.

Supervisors in the Centre are:

  • David Dawes, Heather Somerville, Sarah Puls, Nigel Stone and
  • Eleni Harimas, Anh Hoang, Johannes Klabbers

Clinical placements will be at Peter Mac.

Please note that there will be no remuneration for participating in the Residency Programme.

Please email [email protected] or phone 855 95236 to obtain application materials or further information.