YDS Job Board

The YDS Job Board is provided for current YDS students and recent graduates.

To have a job posted: email a job description, responsibilities, and qualifications to ydsjobs@yale.edu

Jobs below are categorized as several types of positions:

  • Professional - generally requiring a graduate degree from a divinity school. These will include positions for ordained or non-ordained ministry, positions in education, administration, research or teaching, non-profit leadership positions, jobs in the arts, and opportunities in writing, editing and publishing.
  • Academic Year - affiliated with the University intended for those who are students at YDS.
  • Summer - intended to take place over the summer.

Please understand that this job board is by no means representative of the many thousands of job openings that are always available; these are postings that employers chose to send to YDS, and that we share. Note that these job postings are not vetted, and we offer no opinions about their legitimacy. Do be in touch with us if you find a posting inappropriate, or if you have concerns about it.

Position Denomination Type of Position Time Span of Position Quad Partner Location Deadline to apply Posted
Director of Religious Education Professional Part-time YDS
Franklin , MA
June 15, 2024
Designated Term Minister United Church of Christ Professional Full-time YDS
Northhamton, MA
June 15, 2024
Director of Next Generation Ministries Methodist, United Professional Part-time YDS
Cambridge, MN
June 15, 2024
Settled Pastor Baptist Professional Full-time YDS
Mansfield , CT
June 15, 2024
Pastor Professional Full-time YDS
Claverack, NY
June 15, 2024
Pastor Presbyterian, Other Professional Full-time YDS
Northvile, NY
June 7, 2024
Designated Term Pastor United Church of Christ Professional Full-time YDS
Puako, Hawai‘i Island, HI
June 1, 2024
Executive Administrative Assistant Professional Part-time YDS
Killingworth, CT
June 1, 2024
New Haven, CT
June 1, 2024
Religious Studies Teacher, Upper School Roman Catholic Academic Year Part-time YDS
New York, NY
June 1, 2024
Pastor Presbyterian, USA Professional Part-time YDS
Stillwater, NY
May 18, 2024
Associate Minister United Church of Christ Professional Part-time YDS
Wayne, NJ
May 18, 2024
Development Associate Professional Part-time YDS
New Haven, CT
May 11, 2024
Head of Staff/Senior Pastor Presbyterian, Other Professional Full-time YDS
New Haven, CT
6/15/2024 May 11, 2024
Senior Pastor United Church of Christ Professional Full-time YDS
Taylor, MI
May 11, 2024
Campus Minister/Director Methodist, United Professional Full-time YDS
New Orleans, LA
May 11, 2024
Associate Pastor Lutheran Professional Full-time YDS
Baltimore, MD
May 11, 2024
AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM – COORDINATOR Methodist, United Academic Year Part-time YDS
West Haven, CT
May 11, 2024
Designated Term Pastoral Associate Professional Seasonal YDS
Longmont, CO
May 4, 2024
Associate Pastor for Youth and their Families Presbyterian, Other Professional Full-time YDS
Clarendon Hills, IL
May 4, 2024


William Goettler

Associate Dean for Ministerial and Social Leadership, Lecturer in Parish Leadership and Church Administration
(203) 432-9896

Jennifer Davis

Director of Supervised Ministries, Divinity School

Alison Cunningham

Director of Professional Formation, Title IX Coordinator
(203) 432-5330

Joanne Jennings

Director of Black Church Studies


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