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Open Student Employment Positions
Summer Maintenance Crew  
Crew members work full time from May through August on a variety of indoor and outdoor tasks to improve, maintain and update seminary facilities.
The deadline has passed. Please check back next year in January.
 
No other student employment available at this time.
 
 
Open Ministry Positions (submitted by churches & organizations)

Open Ministry Positions

Updated April 26, 2016

To submit a listing of an opening from your church or organization, please contact Beth Smith at 616-392-8555, x131 or beths@westernsem.edu

Check out the latest positions listed on the Reformed Church in America website

Interim Preaching Pastor--Church of the Servant in Grand Rapids, MI is accepting applications for this position until June 1. The position will include weekly preaching, presiding over the Lord's Table and other tasks based on the candidate's strength. See website for more information and contacts. (posted 4/21/16)

Director of Worship and Youth Ministries--Coopersville Reformed Church in Coopersville, MI is seeking to fill this full time position. For more information please contact rkvd50@gmail.com (posted 4/21/16)

Calvary Christian Reformed Church in Holland seeks to fill two full time positions: Associate Pastor and Middle School Youth Director. More information can be found on their website. (posted 4/21/16)

Administrative Assistant--The Reformed Church in America office in Grand Rapids, MI is looking to fill this part time position. The person would be working in the Church Multiplication office. Information can be found on the website. (Posted 4/21/16)

Pastoral Resident of Discipleship (full time for 3 years)at Lynnwood Reformed Church in Schenectady, NY. This person will cultivate a ministry that contributes to the faith formation of individuals and the community, with special attention to youth and families. For more information contact pastorgarret.lrc@gmail.com  (posted 4/21/16)

Pastor--Pultneyville Reformed Church in Pultneyville, NY is seeking a full time pastor. The full church profile can be found on their website. (posted 4/21/16)

Senior Pastor--Hope Church Presbyterian in Lutz, FL is seeking a senior pastor. For more information contact hopesearchteam@gmail.com (posted 4/21/16)

Associate Pastor of Student Ministry--Oak Hills Baptist Church in Sioux Falls, SD is seeking a person to oversee middle school, high school and college ministry--80 to 100 students per week. For more information contact oakhills@oakhills.net (posted 4/1/16)

Pastor--Fairlawn (CRC) in Whitinsville, MA--for job description contact searchcommittee@fairlawncrc.org  (posted 4/1/16)

Editorial Assistant--Baker Academic & Brazos Press in Ada, MI is accepting applications for this full time position. For job description visit their website. To apply send cover letter and resume to: jobopenings@BakerPublishingGroup.com  (posted 3/22/16)

Worship Leader--Watershed (part of Harderwyk Ministries) in Holland, MI is seeking to fill this part time position. This person will provide spiritual leadership and mentor volunteer musicians and vocalists and have familiarity with trends in contemporary worship music. A complete job description is available upon request from johnb@harderwyk.com (posted 3/15/16)

Minister of Word and Sacrament--Blawenburg Reformed Church in Montgomery Township, NJ is seeking a pastor who is a worship leader and community organizer. Please visit their website for more information or contact BRCSearch2016@gmail.com (posted 3/15/16)

Senior Pastor--Beverly Reformed Church in Wyoming, MI, a southwest suburb of Grand Rapids, is seeking a pastor who is passionate about biblical and gospel centered preaching, have strong leadership skills with a great vision for equipping and encouraging people. Contact nsanchez@romammfg.com for more information. (posted 3/15/16)

Education Program Assistant--Westminster Presbyterian Church in Grand Rapids, MI is seeking to fill this part time position supporting programs for children birth through fifth grade and family ministries. Contact sarahj@wpcgr.org for full job description. (posted 3/15/16)

Pastor--Fairview Reformed Church in Fairview, IL is seeking a pastor. Please contact vfi33324@yahoo.com for more information. (posted 3/15/16)

Pastor--Vogel Center CRC  in McBain, MI is seeking a full time pastor. For more information please contact winksdairy@hotmail.com (posted 3/15/16)

Pastor--Living Life Reformed Church in Firth, NE is seeking a full time pastor. Please contact growwithLLRC@gmail.com for full church profile or questions. (posted 2/26/16)

Director of Youth Ministries--Second Reformed Church Grand Haven, MI is seeking a full time Director of Youth Ministries.   This position will include attendance in weekly worship, selection and delivery of youth education materials, development of service experiences and one on one mentoring of our youth. A job description can be found at our website www.2ndgh.com. (updated 3/29/16)

Director of Youth Ministries--Pillar Church in Holland, MI is seeking a full time Director of Youth Ministries. The successful candidate will be responsible for the oversight of both the Junior High and High School ministries, which will include planning discipleship, relationship and mission opportunities. Visit church website for full job description (posted 2/19/16)

Pastor--Goldfield United Presbyterian Church in Goldfield, IA is seeking a pastor. Job description can be found on the PCUSA site. (posted 2/4/16)

Pleasant Prairie Classis Shepherd--The Classis of Pleasant Prairie (RCA) is seeking a shepherd who can effectively discover resources to meet the expressed or discerned needs of the consistories, ministers, and ministries of the classis. This is a part time position. Please contact rev@wctatel.net for more information. (posted 2/4/16)

The Branch in Grand Rapids, MI is seeking to fill two part time positions: Administrative Assistant and BranchKids Director.  The BranchKids Director will be working with children birth to 6th grade. For more information contact chris@thebranchonline.org (posted 2/4/16)

Part Time Paid Worship Leader / Creative Arts Director - New Ground Church in Caledonia, MI is looking to fill this part time position. A full job description can be found at newgroundchurch.org/jobs (posted 2/3/16)

Director of Youth & Outreach Ministries--Park Ridge Presbyterian Church in Park Ridge, IL is looking to fill this full time position. A full job description can be found on the church's website. (posted 1/29/16)

Director of Youth & Worship--Rejoice Community Church in LeMars, IA is seeking to fill this full-time position. This person will administer, supervise and evaluate a comprehensive middle and high school student ministry. Please contact rejoicec@hotmail.com for more information. (posted 1/26/16)

Worship Director – Woodhaven Reformed Church in Byron Center, MI is seeking a part-time worship director.  For a job description or further information please contact pastorsteve@woodhavenministries.com (posted 1/26/16)

Director of Worship--New Community Fourth Reformed in Holland, MI is seeking a PT Director of Worship. A full job description can be found on the church's website. (posted 1/26/16)

Worship Leader--Hamilton Christian Reformed Church in Hamilton, MI is seeking to fill this part time position. The Worship Leader will provide leadership to enhance the worship experience. Contact pastorjake80@gmail.com for more information. (posted 1/22/16)

Lead Pastor--The Mountain View Church of Glenwood in Glenwood Springs, CO is seeking to fill the position of Lead Pastor. Full job description can be found on their website. (1/22/16)

Worship Leader--Harderwyk Ministries in Holland, MI is seeking a part-time Interim Worship Leader. This person will work 12-15 hours a week and is for the duration of a Search Team process. If you are interested in this opportunity please contact johnb@harderwyk.com (posted 1/22/16)

Pastor--The Helderberg Reformed Church in Guilderland Center, NY is seeking a full time pastor. For more information please contact Johealey@aol.com (posted 1/22/16)

Director of Music and Worship--All Souls Church of Boulder, CO is seeking to hire a part-time Director of Music and Worship. Please visit website for more information. (posted 1/8/16)

Senior Pastor--Byfield Parish Church in Georgetown, MA is seeking a Senior Pastor. Information regarding this position can be found on the church website. Applications will be accepted through February 29. (posted 1/6/16)

Executive Director--MACC Development in Detroit, MI is seeking to fill this full time position. The Executive Director is responsible for managing the entire organization, including staff, programming and general administration. Deadline for submitting application is February 1. For more information contact jdemers@mackave.com. (posted 1/6/16) 

MACC Interns--Mack Avenue Community Church (MACC) is seeking interns to be involved in a variety of specific responsibilities, all of which will fall under two larger categories: discipleship and development. For information visit maccdevelopment.com/careers (posted 1/22/16)

Senior Minister--Emmanuel Church (Anglican) in New York City is seeking a senior minister. The church is a recent church plant from the parish ministry of Christ Church New York City.  Send inquiries and applications to: emmanuelsteeringcommittee@gmail.com (posted 1/6/16)

Pastor--River Rock Community Church in Sheboygan, WI is seeking a full time pastor. River Rock is a current church plant in the Wisconsin Classis (RCA). They are seeking a pastor with the gift to build upon the foundation and develop and execute a vision for the future. For more information please contact: lylezumdahl@gmail.com or submit profile to riverrockcommunitychurch@gamil.com  (posted 12/18/15)

Pastor--The historic Herkimer Reformed Church, in upstate New York, is seeking a full time pastor/spiritual leader.  Please contact lfuller@ntcnet.com for more information (12/16/15)

Senior Pastor--American Reformed Church in Worthington, MN is seeking a senior pastor. This person will be responsible for envision where God is leading the church, spiritual growth of the congregation, teaching the truth of God's word, pastoral care, providing outreach and management leadership. For more information contact arc_maggie@hotmail.com (posted 12/10/12) 

Senior Pastor--Clatskanie Baptist Church in Clatskanie, OR (between Portland and the Oregon Coast) is looking for a senior pastor. If you are interested in participating in this search please go to http;//convergep3.com/Register. All interested parties will need to go through the P3 process. Or for more information please contact cbcgayle@clatskanie.com (posted 12/10/15)

Director of Youth Ministry--Mayflower Congregational Church in Grand Rapids, MI is seeking to fill this full time position. This person will coordinate, plan and lead the senior and middle school youth ministry program along with 3/4/5th grade youth group. For more detailed information please contact search@mayflowerchurch.org  (posted 12/8/15)

Pastor of Worship and Preaching -- Thornapple Community Church in Grand Rapids, MI is seeking a full-time pastor to join our ministry team.  Our church profile, a job description for this position, and contact information can be found at http://www.tccrca.org/contact/job.cfm. (posted 12/2/15)

Senior Pastor--Emmanuel Reformed Church in Waupun, MI is seeking to fill this position. Vision Statement: Everyday Christians growing in Christ through uplifting worship, loving relationships, community connections, and gift-based ministry. For more information contact: ercwaupun@sbcglobal.net (posted 11/18/15)

Senior Pastor--Shalom CRC of Sioux Falls, SD is seeking a senior pastor to lead their congregation. Shalom is an active and engaged church in a rapidly growing city with many opportunities to make an impact. View church profile on their website. Contact dan.harmelink@woodsfuller.com for more information or to submit a profile. (posted 11/13/15)

Executive Pastor--Community Church of Douglas in Douglas, MI is to fill this full time position. Contact nancy.nauta@ccofdouglas.org for more information. This person will assist the lead pastor and board implementing the vision of the church, to preach, shepherd and lead the congregation. (posted 11/9/15)

Pastor--Community Presbyterian Church in West Fargo, ND is seeking a solo pastor. More information can be found on the church website or contact pnc@cpcwf.org. (posted 11/9/15)

Pastor--Hawthorne Reformed Church in Hawthorne, NY is seeking a part-time pastor eager to work with the congregation to help them grow spiritually and in numbers and guide them as they begin a new chapel in their history. Contact hrc1818@optonline.net for more information. (posted 11/9/15)

Pastor--Fairlawn (CRC) in Whitinsville, MA is seeking a pastor to shepherd their congregation. For more information please contact searchcommittee@fairlawncrc.org (posted 10/13/15)

Senior Pastor--Fourth Reformed Church in Grand Rapids, MI is seeking a full time Senior Pastor. For more information contact mikeb@fourthchurch.com (posted 10/13/15)

Lead/Senior Pastor--Hillside Community Church in Porterville, CA please visit their website for more information (posted 10/13/15)

Community Baptist Church of San Jose, CA is seeking an English Assistant/Associate Pastor who will be responsible for the English Ministry. The church is also seeking a Youth Pastor. Please visit their website for more information or email william_yung@comcast.net  (posted 9/29/15)

Pastor--First Congregational Church in Roscommon, MI is looking for a full time pastor. For a full job description please contact julie2sing@gmail.com (posted 9/18/15)

Family Pastor--Rehoboth Reformed Church in McBain, MI is seeking a Family Pastor. This person should be a team building and know how to connect with the next generation (infant-college). For more information contact: mystory@rehoboth.church (posted 9/10/15)

Lead Pastor--The Mountain View Church of Glenwood, in Glenwood Springs, CO is seeking a full time lead pastor of teaching and vision. Application for the position will only be accepted through Coverge Worldwide Pastor Placement Process. http://converge3.com/Register  (posted 9/10/15)

Worship Leader/Intern--Standale Reformed Church in Standale, MI is seeking a very part-time Worship Leader that will help the congregation grow in and express their love for God through the morning worship service.  To apply or for more information contact: mel@standalerc.org (posted 9/10/15)

Music Director--Eastern Avenue Christian Reformed Church in Grand Rapids, MI is seeking a PT music director. If you are interested, please submit a resume and contact information to eacrc@eacrc.org with Music Coordinator Position in the subject line. (9/10/15)

Pastor--Faith Community Christian Reformed Church in Colton, South Dakota is seeking a pastor (3/4s time). This person will lead worship, provide pastoral care, teach catechism, offer some leadership development and engage in outreach.  Please contact koopmangas@siouxvalley.net for more information. (posted 7/23/15) 

Pastor--Niskayuna Reformed Church in Niskayuna, NY is seeking a full time pastor. Church profile is available upon request from tflehner@aol.com (posted 7/9/15)

Pastor--Christ Presbyterian Church in Daphne, Alabama is seeking a full time pastor. For more information contact: christchurchdaphne@gmail.com  Visit their website for more information.  (posted 7/9/15)

Pastor for Replant--Harvest Christian Fellowship in Hamilton, MI is seeking a full time pastor to replant and grow a ministry focused on outreach to those in the community who have left the traditional area churches or have never made a profession of faith. Contact pastormoerdyk@gmail.com for more information and full job description.  (posted 7/9/15)

Pastor--Lakeview Community Church (RCA) in Rochester, NY is seeking a solo pastor.  For more information contact: lakeviewcommunity@frontiernet.net. (posted 6/23/15)

Pastor--Grace Community Church of Healdsburg, CA is seeking a full time pastor (M.Div. or ThM degree desired). Please contact the church for full job description. (5/19/15)

Pastor--Yorkville Community Church in Richland, MI is seeking a leader for a classic worship service, to be a shepherd to the congregation, become involved in the community and to help bring new families to the church. http://yorkvillechurch.org/  For more information or to send a resume email: Yorkvillesearchcommittee@gmail.com (posted 4/6/15) 

Navy Chaplain--Interested in hearing more information on becoming a part of the United States Navy Chaplain Corps please contact Lt. Zamar Gooden at zamar.gooden@navy.mil  Navy chaplains are both men and women, who feel the call within a call to wear the cloth of our nation and serve the men and women of the sea services.  (posted 3/25/14)

An updated placement listing can be found in the Student Support Services office or on the Reformed Church in America  website, job opportunities page.

 

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