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 (2)

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:

Elementary Openings:

Extended Learning Teacher & Instructional Coach

The ELP Teacher is responsible for organizing, implementing, and supporting instructional strategies to challenge above-level performing students through enriched classroom activities as well as small group instruction. As an Instructional Coach, this position serves as an educational leader partnering with K-5 faculty to foster the use of problem-based learning and other innovative learning systems that enhance student engagement through the classroom experience.

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Current School Year Openings:

K-12 Substitute Teacher

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No opportunities at this time

Coaches (3)

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.  

Head Volleyball Coach

Date Available: Fall 2019

Candidates with varsity head coaching experience preferred.  

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Assistant Baseball Coach (2)

Date Available: Spring 2019

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Volunteer Coach (various sports)


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

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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

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Facilities (1)

Bus Driver

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

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Support Staff 

No support staff opportunities at this time

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