Faculty & Staff Employment Opportunities

Every college and university has its unique set of expectations based on the values of the institution. As a Reformed Christian college Providence requires that staff and faculty meet particular confessional requirements by subscribing to the Three Forms of Unity and/or the Westminster Standards as described in the Vision of Providence Christian College. In addition administrator and faculty candidates should be aware of additional expectations, described here: Providence Faculty candidate expectations.

Providence Christian College Confessional standards:

These expectations are not meant to be criteria by which to evaluate the quality of one’s Christian commitment; rather, they merely seek to communicate the positions that Providence has taken and expects its faculty to support. Questions for clarification, application, or exceptions are welcome.

Faculty Positions

Applicants for all faculty positions should be in accordance with Providence employment expectations for faculty enumerated in the application for employment. Links to a statement of employment expectations and instructions in the application process can be found on this page.

Providence also welcomes inquiries from applicants in other disciplines for a pool of qualified lecturers. Qualified candidates should hold an M.A. in the discipline taught or a closely related area. PhD and/or teaching experience preferred. Applicants should be able to give evidence of Christian commitment and adherence to the Reformed confessions. Only complete applications will be considered. Complete applications include cover letter, institutional application for employment with essay questions, and unofficial transcripts for review. Official transcripts required upon hire.

Assistant/Associate Professor of Health and Life Sciences

PRIORITY APPLICATION DEADLINE: December 1, 2021
PREFERRED POSITION START DATE: Fall 2022
POSITION TYPE: Full-time, eligible for full benefits.

Providence Christian College is an accredited and growing Reformed inter-denominational liberal arts college that seeks to equip students to be firmly grounded in biblical truth, thoroughly educated in the liberal arts and fully engaged in their church, their community and the world for the glory of God, and service to humanity.

All administrators and full-time faculty, prior to appointment and as an ongoing condition of employment, are expected to affirm that the system of doctrine taught in The Three Forms of Unity (The Belgic Confession, The Heidelberg Catechism, and The Canons of Dort) and/or The Westminster Standards (The Westminster Confession of Faith, and The Westminster Larger and Shorter Catechisms) are in full agreement with the system of doctrine taught in the Bible.

Responsibilities & Skills

Reporting to the Dean of Academics, the Assistant/Associate Professor of Health & Life Sciences will be responsible for:

  • (20%) ~ Assisting in the recruitment of incoming first-year students interested in Health & Life Sciences.
  • (60%) ~ Teaching a 3/3 undergraduate course load in the discipline plus supervision of internships
  • (10%) Engaging in scholarly research leading to publication.
  • (10%) Active participation in institutional service including serving on the Faculty Senate, one standing faculty committee, and spearheading the internship and placement efforts for the Health & Life Sciences program.

 

Minimum Qualifications

Must meet our standard minimum requirements of at least a Master’s degree (PhD preferred) in a discipline within Health & Life Sciences by the time of hire, demonstrate excellent teaching and mentoring abilities, possess an entrepreneurial spirit in developing a program, and desire to integrate faith and learning within the context of the study of health and life sciences.

Compensation

Given its commitment to academic excellence, Providence Christian College’s faculty compensation package of salary, housing assistance, and benefits makes it one of the most desirable Christian college places of employment.

TO APPLY

  • Send cover letter and résumé addressed to Dr. David Alexander, Dean of Academics, to hr@providencecc.edu or
  • Mail to: Providence Christian College
    Attn: Human Resources
    464 E. Walnut Street
    Pasadena, CA 91101
Adjunct Instructor of General Biology with Lab

POSITION START DATE: Fall 2022
POSITION TYPE: Part-time

Providence Christian College is an accredited and growing Reformed inter-denominational liberal arts college that seeks to equip students to be firmly grounded in biblical truth, thoroughly educated in the liberal arts and fully engaged in their church, their community and the world for the glory of God, and service to humanity.

All administrators and full-time faculty, prior to appointment and as an ongoing condition of employment, are expected to affirm that the system of doctrine taught in The Three Forms of Unity (The Belgic Confession, The Heidelberg Catechism, and The Canons of Dort) and/or The Westminster Standards (The Westminster Confession of Faith, and The Westminster Larger and Shorter Catechisms) are in full agreement with the system of doctrine taught in the Bible.

Responsibilities & Skills

Reporting to the Dean of Academics, the Adjunct Instructor of General Biology with Lab will:

  • Teach a 4 credit lecture course plus 1 credit lab
  • Design the syllabus for the course (sample syllabi of previous courses are available)
  • Evaluate student work promptly
  • The course is currently planned for Tuesday and Thursday evenings; day and time is negotiable.

Minimum Qualifications

Must meet our standard minimum requirements of at least a Bachelor’s degree (MA preferred) in a discipline within the sciences by the time of hire.

Compensation

Given its commitment to academic excellence, Providence Christian College’s adjunct faculty compensation is highly competitive.

To begin the application process:

  • Send cover letter and résumé addressed to Dr. David Alexander, Dean of Academics, to hr@providencecc.edu or
  • Mail to: Providence Christian College
    Attn: Human Resources
    464 E. Walnut Street
    Pasadena, CA 91101

Administrative and Staff Positions

For any open positions, the following application materials should be submitted to Human Resources at hr@providencecc.edu

  1. A letter of interest
  2. Your professional and educational resume
  3. Unofficial College Transcripts
  4. A Staff Application For Employment (see button below)
Finance and Operations Manager

DEPARTMENT: Office of Finance & Operations
PRIORITY APPLICATION DEADLINE: August 26, 2022
PREFERRED POSITION START DATE: September 1, 2022 or as soon as available
POSITION TYPE: Exempt, Full-time
JOB LOCATION: Onsite, (possible hybrid option)

Providence Christian College is an accredited and growing Reformed inter-denominational liberal arts college that exists to serve the Reformed and evangelical Christian community on the West Coast by equipping students to be firmly grounded in biblical truth, thoroughly educated in the liberal arts and fully engaged in their church, their community and the world for the glory of God, and service to humanity. Providence is located in Pasadena CA, within the cultural hub of greater Los Angeles.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Providence is seeking an energetic, service oriented, self-starter type of individual with a passion for the mission and vision of Providence to fill the position of Finance and Operations Manager. Under the direction of the Vice President for Finance & Operations, this position serves in areas of the Office of Finance & Operations including accounting, finance, Human Resources, budget development, and general operations to promote Providence Christian College, communicate with and serve its constituents. The FOM must agree to abide by the statement of purpose and doctrine of Providence Christian College which summarizes the College’s deeply held religious convictions.

RESPONSIBILITIES & SKILLS

  • Oversee all aspects of accounts payable using Bill.com and Sage Intacct.
  • Procurement process, tracking of inventory and assets.
  • Corporate Purchasing Card Program administration and reconciliation (Divvy Pay, AMEX).
  • Vendor records maintenance and year-end 1099s issuance.
  • Month-end closing procedures and Year-end audit support.
  • Monitor contracts and agreements.
  • Provide periodical analysis of effectiveness of current systems.
  • Provide annual review and reconciliation of benefits for tax filings and compliance reporting.
  • Assist with onboarding of new employees.
  • Participate in the processing of semi-monthly payrolls.
  • Oversee timecards and the time management system in Paylocity.
  • Ensure accurate transfer of personnel benefits data (ben admin and 401K systems) to and from the payroll system.
  • Work with staff accountant to ensure proper recording of payroll to the general ledger.
  • Support the CFO in the annual budget development process.
  • Aid budget department heads with development of their budgets, entering and maintaining the budget(s) in the system and providing ongoing reporting and analysis of the status of the budget and current year realities.
  • Coordinate with and train budget heads on budgeting strategies and management.
  • Provide monthly review of budget vs. actual results to the CFO and to budget department heads.
  • Assist with other duties as needed/assigned.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • A Bachelor’s degree is required. Master’s degree in a business or relevant field is preferred.
  • Employee must have a minimum of three years of experience in specific or related field, five years preferred.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Google Suite required; experience with cloud-based accounting and invoice software technology including Sage Intacct and Bill.com preferred.

 

TO APPLY:

  • Send completed application, cover letter, and resume to hr@providencecc.edu or
  • Mail to:
    Providence Christian College
    Attn: Human Resources
    464 E Walnut Street
    Pasadena, CA 91101
Admissions Counselor

PRIORITY APPLICATION DEADLINE: June 15, 2022
PREFERRED POSITION START DATE: July 1, 2022
POSITION TYPE: Full-time, eligible for full benefits.

Providence Christian College is an accredited and growing Reformed inter-denominational liberal arts college that exists to serve the Reformed and evangelical Christian community by equipping students to be firmly grounded in biblical truth, thoroughly educated in the liberal arts and fully engaged in their church, their community and the world for the glory of God, and service to humanity. Providence is located in Pasadena CA, within the cultural hub of greater Los Angeles.

Responsibilities & Skills
Reporting to the Vice President for Enrollment, the Admissions Counselor will be responsible for the following tasks:

  • Acquire familiarity with the distinctives of the College in order to accurately present Providence to prospective students and families.
  • Travel to meet with prospective students, making presentations at college fairs, high schools, homeschool events, churches and youth groups.
  • Implement creative methods to identify and recruit prospective students. Maintain relationships with established sources of prospective students.
  • Establish and maintain contact with prospective students via email, phone calls, text messages, letters, social media, and other channels as appropriate.
  • Guide students through the enrollment process from inquiry to application to enrollment.
  • Understand, implement, and enforce college admissions policies.
  • Assist in facilitating campus visit days and individual student visits.
  • Attend Admissions staff meetings and other meetings as required.
  • Perform other duties assigned by the VP for Enrollment or designee.

Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree required with high level of computer literacy, experience that demonstrates organizational skills and an independent work ethic as well as an ability to relate to young people. Previous experience in sales or another field requiring independent work, self-motivation, and strong organizational skills preferred.

TO APPLY

  • Send completed application, cover letter, and resume to hr@providencecc.edu or
  • Mail to: Providence Christian College
    Attn: Human Resources
    464 E. Walnut Street
    Pasadena, CA 91101
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