Job Opportunities

Long-Term Care Student Chaplain (non-paid)

Health Care

Friendship Village Sunset Hills / Associate Chaplain Sam San
12563 Village Circle Drive
St Louis, MO 63127



Posted: Sep 3, 2021

Application Deadline: Mar 2, 2022


This is a non-paid internship position which will fulfill the Field Education component of the seminary curriculum. In this Field Ed opportunity, Student Chaplains will be able to serve in a variety of ways including but not limited to individual counseling, grief support group facilitation, preaching, public speaking, and most importantly, making a deep impact in the lives of individuals through one-on-one ministry and discipleship. Staff chaplains will train, coach and mentor our students in a Christ-centered, grace-based team setting, using a variety of elements important in the chaplaincy ministry, including principles highlighted in CPE (Clinical Pastoral Education) training. 

Salary: Undisclosed


There are no skill, ability or experience requirements. Candidates should agree with (preferably be passionate about) the Purpose, Vision, Mission, and Theme of our chaplain department, which are listed below. This ministry opportunity is ideal for somebody who loves to serve relationally and sees him/herself as a future minister or counselor for families or in a clinical setting. Anybody with a compassionate heart is welcome to inquire as we may have multiple spaces. 

Our Purpose—The Reason We Exist

We exist to glorify God by serving the spiritual needs of the residents and staff of Friendship Village

Our Vision—What We Want to Do

We strive to touch the life of every Friendship Village resident and employee with the transforming power of God’s love

Our Mission—How We Do It

Follow Jesus—Serve People

Our Theme—The Foundation of Our Ministry

“We love because He first loved us.”

How to Apply

Due to the nature of the job, Student Chaplains will need to provide COVID vaccination records or agree to be fully vaccinated.

Primary Contact: Sam San


Phone: 314-270-7207