MedStar Washington Hospital Center Department of Spiritual Care offers a residency program in Clinical Pastoral Education. Applicants for the Chaplain Resident positions who are applying for a one-year residency (three units of CPE) may apply three to five months prior to the start date of the program. Our year-long Resident program occurs from May through May of the following year. Deadline for applying to the Chaplain Resident program is January 31st.
Chaplain Resident benefits include:
- $30,000 Stipend (CPE tuition waived)
- Free Parking
- Basic medical
- 7 Official Holidays
- 14 Vacation Days, 2 Personal Days
- Meal Tickets (for on-call shifts and education day)
- Educational Resources
Application Instructions for Chaplain Resident:
Application forms may be downloaded from the Association for Clinical Pastoral Education website: https://www.acpe.edu/ACPE/Resources/Forms.aspx or you may call them at 404-320-1472 and request a fax or mail copy. Enclose a check or money order for $50.00 (made payable to “MWHC Dept of Spiritual Care”) for your application processing fee.
Send the completed package to:
MedStar Washington Hospital Center
Department of Spiritual Care CPE Center
Attn: Tahara Akmal, CPE Manager
110 Irving St., NW, 1B-18
Washington, D.C. 20010-2975
Email: [email protected]
Please do not send applications to the ACPE Office. Due to the number of applicants only those accepted or requesting to be placed on a waiting list will be notified via email.
Please click below to access the Association for Clinical Pastoral Education for: the Code of Professional Ethics for ACPE Members, Processing Complaints of Ethics Code Violations in ACPE, Complaint Form, Process for Complaints Against the ACPE Certification Commission, and Whistleblower Policy.