Fulfill your calling through a career in ministry.
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
There are no open faculty positions at this time.
Open Staff Positions
There are no open staff positions at this time.
Open Student Employment Positions
Admissions Student Ambassador
The WTS Admissions staff looks forward to welcoming a part-time (10-15 hours/week average) Student Ambassador to the department. Consideration may be given to two part-time Ambassadors working fewer hours per week.
Pay is $11.20/hour.
Student Ambassadors will provide administrative support and prospective student engagement for the purpose of recruitment and admissions. The job description is available here.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Part-time academic year student staff positions are open for Chapel Hosts, a part of the Maintenance Crew.
$11.20/hour for new students
$12.00/hour for students with one year of maintenance experience.
Chapel Hosts run the 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.
Provide support to the Community Kitchen by developing and managing a Children’s Center and literacy program, and enhancing a welcoming environment for patrons. A job description is available here.
Eligibility for Federal Work Study is required.
Pay rates: $11.20/hour
To apply, please email a completed WTS Application for Employment to email@example.com. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. NOTE: Download the WTS Application for Employment and save it on your computer before completing it. When complete, save it and attach it to your email.
If you have completed a WTS Application in the past, you do not need to complete another.
Open Ministry Positions (submitted by churches & organizations)
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: