Des Moines Christian School exists to equip minds and nurture hearts to impact the world for Christ. This mission guides all of our work at DMCS. We are seeking highly qualified individuals who are in full agreement with the DMCS Statement of Faith and Christian Lifestyle Statement. Des Moines Christian School is accredited by the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI). Applicants must possess or be able to obtain proper licensure/endorsements as described in the job description.

Please contact Becky Miedema, Human Resources Manager with questions about any positions.



Teachers (1)

DMCS teachers are responsible for fulfilling the mission of Des Moines Christian School by equipping minds through engaging, innovative instruction and nurturing hearts by mentoring young people as spiritual leader and role model.

A link to the application for all teaching positions is located at the bottom of this section.

2019-2020 School Year Openings:

Middle School Openings:

Middle School Spanish/Bible Teacher

This is a full-time position will teach Spanish for grades 6th-8th as well as 8th grade Bible. 

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K-12 Substitute Teacher

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No opportunities at this time

Coaches (2)

Athletic coaches are responsible for fulfilling the mission of Des Moines Christian School by equipping minds through mentoring young people as spiritual leader and role model.  This position oversees implementation of sport specific fundamentals and content area that is appropriate for the grade level being coached.  

Junior High Football Coach

Date Available: Fall 2019

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Junior High Girls Basketball Coach

Date Available: 2019-2020 Season

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Junior High Cheer Coach

Date Available: 2019-2020 Season

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Volunteer Coach (various sports)


Questions about coaching positions can be directed to Greg Van Soelen, Athletic Director.

Apply for a coaching position

Early Education (3) 

DMCS Early Education programs serve children ages 2-5 years old.  We are open from 7:00am-6:00pm year round. Employment opportunities in our Early Education department can be full-time or part-time with both calendar year or school year schedule options. Sub opportunities are also available.  

Summer Camp Counselor

This is a summer seasonal position with both part-time and full-time hours available. Our summer camp hours are 7:00am-6:00pm. Camp Counselor hours will be scheduled between the hours of 6:45am-6:00pm. Learn More

Early Education Sub

Date Available: Immediately   Learn More

After School Program Sub

Date Available: Immediately Learn More

Apply for an Early Education position


Facilities (2)

 Facilities Event Staff 

Facilities Event Staff are responsible for preparation, setup, tear-down and cleanup of the facility and grounds for school and rental events. This is a part-time position scheduled for a minimum of 10-20 hours per week. Hours may includes evenings and some weekends. 

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Apply for a Facilities position

Bus Driver 

DMCS bus drivers provide safe, professional transportation for athletics and other activities. Learn More

Apply for a Bus Driver position

Support Staff (2) 

Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent

 The Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent provides consistent, professional, and confidential administrative support to the Superintendent.  The Administrative Assistant takes initiative to make the work of the Superintendent more efficient, allowing the Superintendent to focus on strategic priorities.

The ideal candidate for this role is someone who: 

  • is energized by details 
  • finds fulfillment through serving others 
  • enjoys organizing and facilitating celebrations and events 
  • is undeterred by interruptions

This is a full-time, calendar year position scheduled for 40 hours per week.  Learn More

Date Available: July 2019 

Food Server

This is a part-time position need to assist with lunch service one day a week. The approximate schedule is  10:30am-1:30pm, and there is flexibility for which day the position is scheduled during the week. Learn More

Date Available: August 2019

Apply for a Support Services position