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:

Managers & Directors (2)

Accounting Manager

This is a full-time, calendar year position reporting to the Director of Finance & Operations.

The Accounting Manager fulfills the mission of Des Moines Christian School by maintaining complete and accurate records of the School’s financial transactions.  This position oversees a team of Accounting Specialists and processes including cash receipts and disbursements, as well as processes payroll and tuition assistance awards.  The Accounting Manager supports the Director of Finance and Operations in the annual budget process and the annual audit. Learn More

Date Available: September 2019


Director of Content & Marketing

The Director of Content and Marketing advances the mission of Des Moines Christian by curating content, creating content, and publishing the ongoing story of Des Moines Christian School and its impact in our local and global communities.  This position collaborates with internal stakeholders to create and distill the most compelling stories and narratives that will drive awareness for potential families and loyalty from all of our constituent groups.

The ideal candidate is someone who:

  • Is a talented storyteller through writing and images
  • Enjoys collaborating with a team 
  • Energized by creativity

Learn More

Date Available: September 2019

Apply for a Manager or Director position

Coaches and Activity Directors (5)

Coaches and Directors of our athletics and other extracurricular activities are responsible for fulfilling the mission of Des Moines Christian School by equipping minds through mentoring young people as spiritual leader and role model.  

Athletic Coach Opportunities 

Head Softball Coach

Date Available: 2020 Season

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Junior High Boys Basketball Coach

Date Available: 2019-2020 Season

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Volunteer Coach (various sports)


Apply for an athletic coaching position

Activity Director/Coach Opportunities

Drama Director 

We are looking for our next Drama Director and Assistant Director for the 2020 Spring Production. This year’s production will be a play as DMC rotates each year between a musical and a play. The Director’s first responsibility will be selecting a play. Auditions will be scheduled in January with the play being held in April. Learn More

Assistant Drama Director 

The Assistant Drama Director will assist the Director in the Spring 2020 Production. Learn More

Apply for an activity director/coach position

Early Education (2) 

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.  

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. 

Learn More

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 (3) 

Food Server Substitute

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Apply for a Support Services position