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
Student Support Coordinator
Assist in achieving the mission of Western Theological Seminary to “prepare Christians called by God to lead the church in mission” by serving as the Student Support Coordinator for the Hispanic Ministry Program (HMP). The Student Support Coordinator will guide the academic success and program completion for HMP students. The position is full-time in the academic office, reporting to Joseph Ocasio, Director of the Hispanic Ministry Program. English/Spanish fluency is required.
To apply, please email a completed WTS Application for Employment with a cover letter, resume and list of references to Rayetta Perez, director of administration and human resources, by 5:00pmFriday, February 23, 2018.
Youth/Children’s Minister—Walkerville Wesleyan Church in Walkerville, MI is seeking a person to work with the young people and children in the area in and through the school system while directing those ministries in the church. For more information contact: Bob.Abbott@atlaspacific.com(posted 2/6/18)
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)
Office Administrator—Community Church of Ada, MI is currently looking for an administrator who will provide professional, organized and efficient support for the staff and teams of the church. This is a 20-25 hour a week position with additional hours possible as needed. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. (posted 1/31/18)
Mission Program Associate—Westminster Presbyterian Church in Grand Rapids, MI is seeking to fill this full-time position. This position is made up of two parts: A program-level mission associate who will direct and coordinate various mission program and the other half is administrative mission support for a three-person mission team. Contact email@example.com or more information. (posted 1/25/18)
Worship Director—SonLight Church (RCA) in Lynden, WA is seeking a full time worship leader who is passionate about the Gospel. To apply or for more information visit their website. (posted 1/18/18)
Director of Operations—Words of Hope in Grand Rapids, MI. This person will have non-profit administrative experience, a heart for the global church and who can serve in a critical leadership role. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org. (posted 1/17/18)
Arise Church in Sioux Fall, SD is seeking to fill two positions: Family Ministry Director/Pastor (PT) and Worship and Discipleship Pastor. For information on the positions please contact email@example.com (posted 12/13/17)
Teaching Pastor—Harderwyk Ministries in Holland, MI is seeking a third teaching pastor to join its pastoral team. More information can be found on their website. (posted 12/13/17)
Associate Pastor—First Reformed Church of St. Catharines in Ontario, Canada is seeking a person to provide for and engage all members of the church in the education and discipleship of living faith. (posted 12/13/17)
Pastor—Grace Baptist Church in Waterloo, IA. Please visit their website for full job description. (posted 12/13/17)
Associate Pastor—Centerpoint Community Church in Roseville, CA is seeking an Associate Pastor for Young Adult Ministires, Missions and Adult Formation & Discipleship. See their website for more information. (posted 11/15/17)
Pastor––New Ground Church in Caledonia, MI is looking for a church plant type pastor to come alongside the ministry partners in serving and reaching out to the community. (posted 10/5/17)
Worship Director & Youth Group Leader-–Lakeside Bible Chapel in Sterling Heights, MI is seeking to fill this FT position. This person will be responsible for music ministry and the youth group of the church (7th-12th grade). Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information (posted 9/29/17)
Pastor—Bethel Reformed Church in Brantford, Ontario, Canada is seeking a pastor who has a passion for, and is well trained in leading and ministering to young families, as well as serving the community and engaging new Christians and the unchurched. Please contact email@example.com for more information. (posted 9/20/17)
Pastor—Wallkill Reformed Church located in the Hudson Valley of New York is seeking a full-time pastor to lead an energized congregation in the development of their “passionate spirituality.” Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for the church profile or the chairperson if you have further questions. (posted 8/25/17)
Pastor—Glacier Church in Kalispell, MI is seeking a FT pastor to teach, preach, and be invested in discipleship, and committed to developing purposeful relationships within the community. Visit the church’s website for more information. (posted 7/28/17)
Lead Pastor at Celebration Fellowship CRC: Celebration Fellowship (CF) is a multi-site prison congregation of the Christian Reformed Church (CRC). Currently, 125-150 members, along with 12-15 volunteer members from area churches, meet each Monday (Handlon) and Tuesday (Bellamy Creek) evening for Bible study and worship. In addition to leading worship, the pastor provides pastoral care and meets weekly with worship and Bible study leaders for planning. Interested applicants email email@example.com. (posted 6/8/17)
Home Parents-–Coyote Hill Christian Children’s Home in Harrisburg, MO is seeking Home Parents to be a part of the lives of children who have been victims of abuse and neglect. Visit their website for more information. (posted 6/1/17)
Full-time Temporary Pastor-–Allegan First Presbyterian Church in Allegan, MI. This person will provide spiritual, pastoral, and administrative leadership through preachingand connecting with the congregation. This is a FT position that will be contracted for up to one year, with the option to negotiate, revise, and extend if both parties agree. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. (posted 5/30/17)
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 email@example.com for more information. (posted 4/26/27)
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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