Fulfill your calling through a career at Western Theological Seminary.
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 20, 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.
Commitment to Diversity
Western Theological Seminary is actively pursuing diversity (understood in terms of race, ethnicity, gender, and ability) in its faculty and staff. Women and members of racial-ethnic minority groups are encouraged to apply.
Open Faculty Positions
None at this time – please check back.
Open Staff Positions
None at this time.
Open Student Employment Positions
Part-time student staff positions are open in Cook Library for the 2019-20 academic year.
The application deadline is August 23. Priority review will be given to applications received by August 19.
Part-time academic year student staff positions are open for Chapel Hosts, a part of the Maintenance Crew.
Pay rates: $10.00/hour for new students,
$10.75/hour for returning students with completed training and one year of experience in the position
Chapel Hosts run technology needed to support daily worship and other events (speakers, weddings, seminars, etc.) in Mulder Chapel. The position requires familiarity with basic computer technology and programs; training is required. Must be able to operate technology independently.
Worship Leader—Haven Church in Kalamazoo, MI is seeking a PT Worship Leader. For more information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Application taken until September 30. (posted 8/15/2019)
Director of Youth Ministry—Calvary Church (CRC)in Holland is seeking an individual who is passionate about shepherding, equipping, and training middle and high school students in the gospel and preparing them for their next season. (FT) Please visit their website for more information. Applications taken until Aug. 24 (posted 8/15/2019)
Director of Student Ministries—Rosewood Reformed Church in Jenison, MI has this PT position open. This person will lead middle and high school students. Full job description can be found on the church’s website. (posted 7/30/19)
Senior Pastor-–Grandview Baptist Church in Estherville, IA is seeking a FT Senior Pastor. Please visit website for more information. (posted 7/26/2019)
Care Coordinator—Fellowship Reformed Church in Holland, MI is seeking a PT Care Coordinator to promote wellness of congregational members and facilitate care support by visiting those in need, coordinating care with volunteers, and collaborating with the pastors. Applications will be accepted until August. 31. (posted 7/24/2019)
Lead Pastor—The Table Church in Washington, DC is seeking to fill this position. Please visit the website for more information. (posted 7/17/19)
Congregational Care Pastor—Mars Hill Bible Church in Grand Haven, MI is searching for a Care Pastor. Visit their website for more information regarding this FT position. (posted 7/11/2019)
Campus Pastor—Harderwyk Ministries, a church in Holland, MI, composed of three worshipping communiteis is seeking an additional campus pastor to join its ministry team. The position will primarily serve the Watershed worshipping community. Please contact email@example.com for more information. (posted 7/2/19)
Assistant Pastor—First Presbyterian Church in Siloam Springs, AR is seeking a FT Assistant Pastor who will lead a ministry to children and youth. Full job description is online. (posted 7/2/19)
Pastor—First Presbyterian Church of Dubuque, IA is seeking a FT pastor to lead them into their mission “to worship God joyfully, nurture faithful disciples, welcome others in Jesus’ name, and reach out to the neighborhood and world sharing the love of Christ.” For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Application taken until September 17. (posted 6/19/19)
Worship Director–Southridge Church in Kalamazoo, MI is seeking a PT Worship Director to lead the congregation in contemporary worship during the weekly Sunday morning service, as well as additional worship experiences. For more information contact email@example.com Applications will be taken until September 1. (posted 6/19/19)
Victory Point Ministries in Holland, MI is seeking to fill two part time positions; Director of Children’s Ministry and Director of Youth Ministry. Visit their website for more information. (posted 5/22/19)
Church Planter—The Bridge (RCA) in Portage/Kalamazoo, MI is seeking a church planter to enter a 6-9 month residency program resulting in a church plant within the Kalamazoo area. For more information contact: firstname.lastname@example.org(posted 5/20/19)
Pastor—Neshanic Reformed Church in Hillsborough, NJ is seeking a full time pastor. Searching for a pastor who will seek to understand the needs and priorities of the congregations, supporting their spiritual growth and fostering strong connections among them. Job description can be found on their website. (posted 5/15/19)
The seminary does not discriminate in admissions, employment, and educational programs on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex, marital status, disability, height, weight, genetic information, and other prohibited characteristics in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws and ordinances.
As a religious institution, the 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: