Director of Contextual Education

Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary

We're looking for a person with strong organizational skills, able to handle timely communications and the supervision and nurturing of the multiple relationships involved in the Contextual Education programs at PLTS.  Those include:  Internship (placements of prospective interns and supervision of interns in the field), Teaching Parish (giving new direction to that program), Cross Cultural Experience (working closely with New City Parish in L.A. and other possible sites that would directly respond to PLTS' specific foci in this area), and our new Evangelism and Justice program (geared for Mission Developers in close collaboration with the ELCA's Congregational and Synodical Mission Unit)-and also indirectly supervising the completion of the students' CPE requirement.  This is an office-based job, with light travel.   If interested, please see the detailed position description here. For questions, please contact Alicia Vargas at