Fulfill your calling through a career at Western Theological Seminary.
Working at Western
Western Theological Seminary is rooted in the historic Christian faith and seeks to be Reformed, evangelical, and ecumenical in its focus. With a full time faculty of 19, it offers four degree programs: the M.Div. in both residential and distance-learning formats, an M.A., a Th.M., and a D.Min. In addition, it offers a two graduate certificate programs, a graduate program for Christian Educators, and a dual-track M.Div./MSW program, as well as continuing education initiatives.
Western Theological Seminary is intentionally committed to a diverse faculty and staff. Women and members of racial-ethnic minority groups are encouraged to apply.
Open Faculty Positions
None at this time.
Open Staff Positions
Associate Director of Admissions
Assist in achieving the mission of Western Theological Seminary to “prepare Christians called by God to lead the church in mission” by serving as an Associate Director of Admissions. The Associate Director will serve as the first, primary, and ongoing contact for prospective students and applicants as they move from inquiry and discernment of call to enrollment. The position is full-time in the Admissions office, reporting to Jill English, Director of Admissions.
The Reformed Church in America is seeking to fill two positions: Director of Global Mission and Coordinator for Leadership Development. Please visit the RCA website for more information. (posted 7/13/18)
Temporary Supply Pastor for several months at Schoolcraft First Presbyterian Church in Schoolcraft, MI. Can be considered for permanent position. Furnished housing available. Contact Clerk of Session Barbara Barnett at 269-679-5877. Position description here. (Posted 7/10/18)
Special Needs Coordinator—Mars Hill Church in Grandville, MI is seeking to fill this PT position. Visit their website for more information. (Posted 7/10/18)
Director of Worship Arts, Congregational Life and Community Enrichment—Vriesland Reformed Church in Zeeland, MI is seeking to fill this FT position. The blended position combines leadership and equipping in areas of Worship, Congregational Life and Community Engagement. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for full job description. Applications will be taken until July 31. (posted 7/3/18)
Director of Youth Ministries—Unity Reformed Church in Kentwood, MI is seeking to fill this FT position. The person will manage and coordinate the youth ministry of 6th grade through post-high school students. Visit their website for full description. (posted 7/3/18)
Worship Leader—Ann Arbor Christian Reformed Church in Ann Arbor, MI is looking for an individual to help plan, facilitate and lead worship services. This is a PT position. Applications taken until September 1. (posted 7/3/18)
Faith Formation Director—Lee Street Christian Reformed Church in Wyoming, MI has created this new position that will focus on the spiritual formation of young people, beginning with middle and high school students and growing to include post high young adults. Contact email@example.com for more information (posted 7/3/18)
Pastor (Director) of Faith Formation—East Leonard Christian Reformed Church in Grand Rapids, MI is seeking a person to provide leadership discipleship ministries. He/she will created a grow inter-generational faith-formation ministries. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Applications taken until August 1. (posted 7/2/18)
Associate Pastor—First Baptist Church in Minneapolis, MN is looking for a person to lead Community Groups, Connections ministry, Outreach ministries and Kinship ministries of the church. Also mentor a cohort of interns each year. Please visit their website for full job description. (posted 7/2/18)
Choir Director – North Park Presbyterian Church of Grand Rapids, MI is seeking a choir director for Sept ’18-May ’19. Lead two rehearsals on Thursday nights for vocal and bell choirs and lead performances the first three Sunday mornings of the month. For more info, contact email@example.com or call 616-363-6864 (mornings).
Worship Arts Coordinator—Eastern Avenue CRC in Grand Rapids, MI seeks a PT person to plan and coordinate worship services. Taking applications until August 1. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org (posted 6/18/18)
Executive Director – Warwick Conference Center in Warwick, NY. Non-profit Christian camp and conference center. Description here. Deadline 7/31/18. (posted 6/4/18)
Lead Pastor—Living Water CRC in Grand Rapids, MI is seeking to fill this senior position. Please contact David@livingwatercrc.org for more information. Accepting applications until August 1. (posted 5/18/18)
Worship/Leadership—Bethel Reformed Church in Aplington, IA is seeking a person half-time to work with worship/leadership development. Worship–develop praise teams and worship experience. Leadership–equipping people to use their spiritual gifts. Please contact email@example.com(posted 4/30/18)
Lead Pastor—Christ Community Church of Buena Park, CA. More information can be found on their website. (posted 4/11/18)
Pastor—American Reformed Church in Woodstock, MN is seeking a full time pastor to shepherd and assist this rural congregation with teaching and preaching the word of God. For more information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org (posted 3/20/18)
Pastor—Holland Reformed Church in Holland NE is seeking a pastor with strong leadership skills and has the ability to enable the members of the congregation in it’s vision of becoming more missional locally and furthering God’s kingdom in our community and neighboring communities. For more information contact email@example.com (posted 3/20/18)
Pastor—Fairview Reformed Church in Fairview, IL is seeking a full time pastor. This historic church in a rural setting seeks a pastor to lead, guide and work beside its congregation in ministering to the total life of the community by preaching, teaching, witnessing and proclaiming the Gospel of our Lord, Jesus Christ. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. (posted 3/16/18)
Pastor—First Hamilton CRC in Hamilton, Ontario is seeking an additional full time pastor. The Second Pastor will provide spiritual leadership to the community with the primary focus on the spiritual growth and faith formation of the youth and their families. For more information please contact email@example.com(posted 2/1/18)
Western Theological Seminary does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex, marital status, disability, and other prohibited bases in admissions, employment, and educational programs.
As a religious institution, Western Theological Seminary reserves the right to make employment and hiring decisions on the basis of religious criteria, based on the Free Exercise Clause of the First Amendment to the Constitution of the United States and various relevant statutes.
For inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies and complaints of discrimination, contact: