Trinity Christian College seeks a part-time Director of Campus Worship. This position is located in the Chaplain’s Office and is a half-time position focused on leading and supporting the worship arts at Trinity, primarily chapel.
Trinity Christian College seeks an experienced, practicing musician who will imagine, prepare, and execute engaging, student-focused worship experiences; identify, mentor, and enhance the vocational preparation of student musicians; and advance the lively and theologically integrated practice of campus-wide chapel (and occasionally other campus worship settings).
A Bachelor’s degree is required; an MA or MDiv preferred. Previous experience planning and leading worship is required.
Trinity particularly welcomes applications from candidates who have professional or personal narratives that reflect diverse perspectives, as well as those who have engagement with issues relevant for preparing students to work and live with intercultural competence and compassion.
This half-time position is focused on designing and leading the chapel worship program on campus. Identifying, training, mentoring, and leading student teams of musicians is essential. As time allows, additional responsibilities include leading the Leadership Scholarship in Worship curriculum, supporting the student worship teams for Outcry and Sunday Night Worship, other occasional events, and regular presence in the Chaplain’s Office.
About the Department:
The Chaplain’s Office is staffed by the Chaplain & Dean of Spiritual Formation, the Director of Campus Worship, and student workers. Reporting directly to the President, the office celebrates and supports the spiritual vitality of the college community through a variety of communal worship events, pastoral care, co/curricular teaching and mentoring, and student-led small group ministries.
Applicants should be prepared to upload the following during the online application process:
A brief cover letter
A written statement that describes his/her Christian faith commitment and how it is expressed through involvement with the body of Christ and participation in a local church
About Trinity Christian College
Trinity Christian College is a four-year liberal arts college located in Palos Heights, Illinois, a suburb twenty miles southwest of Chicago. Since its founding in 1959, Trinity has provided its students with an excellent Christian higher education in the Reformed tradition. The College enrollment in the traditional program is about 1,000 with a vibrant residential program. We offer majors in the arts, humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences, as well as professional programs in accounting and business administration, nursing, education, computer science, criminal justice, and exercise science. Trinity also offers master’s programs in counseling psychology and special education as well as degree completion programs in education, business, and psychology. Trinity Christian College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Trinity is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from diverse candidates.