Clinical Pastoral Education Graduation

CPE Graduation Congratulations to those receiving their certificates at the Ulster Hospital following the completion of a Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) Programme with Supervisor Rev Don Gamble and Director Sr Mary Jo Corcoran. This is the 1st Cohort of Chaplains from the establishment of the Regional Clinical Pastoral Centre (CPE)...

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RCN Service – Belfast

The Royal College of Nursing was formed in 1916, with the first Congress being held 50 years ago. In May 2018 Congress was held for the first time in Northern Ireland, with almost 5000 delegates from across the UK and further afield registered to attend. Traditionally, the start of Congress...

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Vacancy at Southern Area Hospice Services

SAHS Job Advert Chaplain 2018 Chaplain Ref: CH14/18 2 x permanent 10 hour posts Band 6: £25,472 – £34,189 per annum pro rata Southern Area Hospice Services is seeking to recruit experienced Chaplains to join our team and to provide spiritual, religious and pastoral care to patients and their families...

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An introduction to dementia awareness and support NIHCA Training Day

An introduction to dementia awareness and support On Thursday 8th February 2018, 25 chaplains attended the NIHCA training day in the Iona Carmelite Retreat Centre, Termonbacca, Derry/Londonderry. The theme for the day was "An introduction to dementia awareness and support." The morning session was facilitated by Carla Mulholland, Alzheimer's Society...

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Healthcare Ethics Training Day

Healthcare Ethics Traing Day Healthcare Ethics training day: This event was jointly organised by the NIHCA, Belfast Trust Chaplaincy Dept and the HSC Bereavement Coordinators. Approx 65 people from a wide variety of healthcare backgrounds attended the training on Thurs 23rd Nov 2017 at Musgrave Park Hospital, Belfast. Rev Dr...

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Community Relations Week – International Day of Peace

As part of Community Relations week, Thursday 21st September was International Day of Peace. The chaplains at the Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast, had a drop-in for staff to meet members of the wider chaplaincy team, including some of our other Faith/Belief volunteers.  Photo 1 - Ruth Yeo (Humanist/Non-religious pastoral support...

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