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These services are offered through ECMT to assist you in exploring the possibilities of expressing your ministry in a campus-related setting. In addition, we offer our services to local and state campus ministry boards, both helping them develop their processes for filling vacant ministerial positions and circulating their position announcements to let you know what positions are available.

Essentially, as a broker of this information, our primary service is to send you announcements of current openings together with the descriptions of positions that are provided by the search committees. This service is free of charge. The frequency of these announcements depends on how often we receive them. We will forward announcements to you by Internet immediately upon receiving them. From our experience over the past few years, the number of announcements will vary between 30 and 40 annually.

Once you have received these announcements, if you are interested in the position described and fit the criteria for the person being sought, it is then your responsibility to initiate a contact with the search committee to get additional information you may want, to express your interest in being considered for the position, and to receive from them details on the process of the search and the information their committee wants from you.

To subscribe
  1. Go to http://groups.google.com/group/ecmt-personnel-service.

  2. Click "Join this group," currently in the blue bar on the right side of the page.

  3. You will need a Google Account. You may use an existing account or create a new account, but you can still use any e-mail address you choose. If you create a new account, the third, final page contains "Click Here to Continue," which will take you back to the group's main page.

  4. You will choose how often you receive messages from the group. The final option, "Email (Approximately 1 email per day)" is the best option since it will deliver notices about new jobs immediately.

  5. Click "Join this group."
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This list includes positions-open announcements submitted by campus ministries and chaplaincies across the USA. The list is a service of Higher Education Ministries Arena, a program function of American Baptist Churches USA, the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), the Episcopal Church, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, the Presbyterian Church (USA), the United Church of Christ, and the United Methodist Church. To submit a position-open posting, To submit a position-open posting, send a one-page description to blyons@helmdisciples.org. Be sure to include an e-mail address and a date to remove the advertisement; extensions are available upon request. Listings will be removed after three months on the list unless otherwise requested. Postings are not endorsements by Higher Education Ministries Arena.