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
Student Summer Maintenance Crew
Assist in achieving the purpose of Western Theological Seminary to “prepare Christians called by God to lead the church in mission” by serving on the student summer maintenance crew. General duties include painting, apartment and general cleaning, grounds work, indoors and outdoors.
NOTE: If you are a past Summer Crew member, you do not need to submit a new application. Please complete and return the questionnaire to firstname.lastname@example.org by 5:00pm Friday February 14, 2020.
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.
Associate & Youth Pastor—The Baptist Church of Northville in Northville, NY is seeking to fill this FT position. This person will oversee junior and senior high youth ministries. For more information please contact the church. Applications will be taken until May 11. (posted 2/19/2020)
Pastor—Zion United Church of Christ in Baroda, MI is seeking a FT pastor. For more information contact the church. Applications will be taken until March 31. (posted 2/19/2020)
Associate Pastor—Redemption City Church located in the Eastern Neighborhood of Grand Rapids, MI seeking an Associate Pastor who will work closely with the Lead Pastor. Full description can be found on their website. (posted 2/17/2020)
Senior Ministry Fellow—Manna Christian Fellowship in Princeton, NJ is an inter-denominational chaplaincy at Princeton University. Visit their website for more information (posted 2/4/2020)
Office Administrator—Zion Lutheran Church in Holland, MI is seeking a person to do daily managment of the church office, including publication, communications, volunteer coordination and data entry. Full job description can be found online. Applications will be taken until March 2. (posted 2/4/2020)
All-Site Executive Administrator—Madison Church in Grand Rapids, MI is seeking to fill this FT position. This person will work in the areas of: Administrative Leadership, Human Resources, and Fiance. If you are interested please contact email@example.com(posted 1/30/2020)
Administrative Assistant for Special Projects—Reformed Church in America office in Grand Rapids, MI. This is a PT position that supports the eveants and processes in the Special Projects area of Transformed and Transforming. Information can be found on the RCA website. (posted 1/29/2020)
New Community Pastor—Pleasant Grove Community Church in Roseville, CA is seeking to fill this FT position. They are looking for a pastor to start a new ministry and worship services that target the new housing developments around the church. Visit their website for more information. (posted 1/23/2020)
Director of Children’s Ministries—Community Church of Roselawn (Christian Reformed Church) in DeMotte, IN is seeking an energetic, passionate, FT Director of Children’s Ministries. Description can be found on their webiste. (posted 1/23/2020)
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 1/3/2020)
FRC/Young Life Church Partner–First Reformed Church in Oak Harbor, WA is seeking to fill this FT position. For more information about this joint partnership please contact firstname.lastname@example.org Applications will be taken until March 8, 2020 (Posted 1/7/2020)
Senior Pastor—Grace Hills Church in Laguna Woods, CA. The senior pastor primary responsibility is to lead the church in fulfilling its purpose: “to honor God by helping more people become fully devoted followers of Christ.” More information can be found on their website. Applications taken until February 29, 2020. (posted 11/20/19)
Senior Pastor—Grace Hills Church in Laguna Woods, CA is seeking a Senior Pastor. The Senior Pastor would teach and preach God’s Word, supervise the staff, and oversee the ministries of the church. For more information contact email@example.com. Applications taken until February 29, 2010. (posted 10/29/19)
Pastor (PT)–Second Reformed Church of Rotterdam (Cobblestone Church) in Schenectady, NY is seeking a PT pastor to lead and grow the congregation. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org. (posted 10/16/19)
Associate Pastor—First Christian Reformed Church in Lynden, WA is seeking to full-time ordained associate pastor to provide general pastoral ministry in the flock to support their senior pastor, including preaching, with specific focus on overseeing our ministry in youth, young adults and young families. Applications will be taken until March 2020. (posted 10/15/19)
Pastor—Roseland Reformed Church in Roseland, MN is seeking a full time pastor. A full job description can be found on their website. (posted 9/17/19)
Pastor–Newkirk Reformed Church in Hospers, IA is seeking a Senior Pastor that is a compassionate equipper that shows Joy in the Lord, has a strong biblical foundation, work well across multiple organizations in the church, And show strong spirtiual support and concern for menbers that are sick and hurting. To learn more about this postion please contact email@example.com. (posted 9/6/19)
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: