The BCC Biblical Counseling Job Board
The Biblical Counseling Coalition hosts this biblical counseling job board to help church and para-church organizations and people seeking biblical counseling positions who fully subscribe to our Doctrinal Statement, Confessional Statement, and Mission Statement to connect with one another in filling biblical counseling ministry positions. We do not offer placement services. Nor can we fully vet the groups that participate or the positions they list, or the individuals who are seeking a position. We simply hope to serve the biblical counseling community by providing a forum for posting ministry positions in the field of biblical counseling.
Openings in Biblical Counseling
If you have biblical counseling openings in your ministry/organization and would like your opening posted here, please email email@example.com with: a.) Position Title, b.) Organization Name, c.) Organization Location, d.) Job Description, e.) How to Apply for the Opening, f.) Link.
Hope For The Heart
Position Title: Director of Counseling Ministries
Location: Plano, TX
Position Summary: Hope For The Heart is a worldwide non-profit Christian ministry with a two-fold mission: providing Bible-based counsel to renew minds, heal hearts, and bring hope to the hurting, while empowering Christians to disciple others. To accomplish this mission we produce radio broadcasts, Bible-based counseling resources, provide training on peer-to-peer biblical counseling, discipleship and leadership development.
The purpose of this position is to provide leadership to the Hope For The Heart Counseling Ministries team through a collaborative style of leadership, stewardship of time and resources, supervision of multi-faceted teams, and provide mentoring, teaching, and training in a “peer to peer,” biblical counseling model. This is a fulltime position offering paid employee health, dental, disability and life insurance.
Responsibilities: Provide leadership in the management of the HOPE Biblical Counseling Services program; Provide leadership for the management and training of the Hope Care Representatives to meet the needs of callers and our various constituencies; Provide leadership for ongoing growth and development of this ministry flagship training events; Provide leadership to stimulate and develop related Abortion Recovery initiatives; Reflect Christ’s example of servant leadership, mentor employees toward spiritual and professional growth, develop strategic plans and facilitate the accomplishment of individual, team, department, and corporate goals.
Requirements: Counseling Licensure, Master’s Degree in related field, and ten years professional training experience.
Contact: Please fax or email resume and cover letter to: • (Fax) 972.212-9208 • (E-mail) firstname.lastname@example.org. No calls, please.
Faith Bible Church
Position Title: Pastor of Adult Ministries
Location: Spokane, Washington
Position Summary: This position will oversee our Growth Groups, Biblical Counseling, Women's Ministries and Men Discipleship. This position will focus primarily on Growth Groups, training the growth leaders and preparing questions for growth group discussions. Part of the growth group leader training involves equipping these men to shepherd their groups.
FBC has a counseling center which provides counseling to our community as well as our own members. We currently have 8 ACBC certified counselors. We are also an ACBC training center.
How To Apply: Contact Fred Williams at email@example.com.
Pillar Church of Oceanside
Position Title: Church Plant Core Team Leadership, Biblical Counselor
Location: Oceanside, California
Position Summary: We are in the early stages of planting Pillar Oceanside. Currently we are working to gather the core team of people who will work together to establish a gospel centered, missionally minded church in the Camp Pendleton community. This church will be a part of the growing network of Pillar Churches, and is an effort of the Praetorian Project, whose mission is to plant a network of churches throughout the Marine Corps community. If you love Jesus, and long to see him made known, and you live in Oceanside (or are willing to move there) we would love to talk with you.
We are committed to building biblical counseling into the DNA of our church plant. We need someone to help us do this well. We also need someone who will be willing to do a lot of work in the areas of PTSD and marriage and family counseling as it relates to life in the Marine Corps. We would not expect you to carry the counseling load. We would expect you to counsel, and to equip others on our church plant team, and in the church, to become effective biblical counselors. Should you join our team, you would also be asked to help equip the pastors and planters of our young but growing network of churches.
At this point we cannot offer salary, though we would work diligently to help you secure funding from supporting churches and networks. We would expect that you would work part time in the community.
Reformed Theological Seminary
Position Title: Professor of Counseling
Location: Charlotte, NC
Position Summary: In addition to teaching counseling classes, this individual will be the director for new counseling degree programs at RTS Charlotte. These programs would include an MA in Christian Counseling (MACC), an M.Div. and MACC dual degree, a MATS/BS and MACC dual degree, and an M.Div. with a counseling emphasis.
Requirements: The ideal candidate for this new faculty position would have an earned Ph.D. in counseling (or related discipline), would adhere to a reformed Christian worldview (as embodied in the Westminster Standards), and would be available to begin in a full-time capacity between January 1, 2014 and June 1, 2014.
Contact: Interested applicants should send a cover letter and comprehensive curriculum vitae to Dr. Richard Belcher, Jr., at firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to:
Attn: Dr. Richard Belcher, Jr.
2101 Carmel Road
Charlotte, NC 28226.
The Austin Stone Counseling Center
Position Title: Biblical Counselor or Licensed Professional Counselor
Location: Austin, TX
Position Summary: We are looking for a male and female biblical or professional counselor to join our team! Our ideal candidate loves the local church, loves people, and Jesus most of all. The Austin Stone Counseling Center is a church based counseling center whose mission is to glorify God by providing gospel-centered counseling to individuals, couples, and families in the church, the city, and around the world. The ideal candidate is passionate about psychology/theology (Tim Keller, John Piper, CCEF, David Powlison, Ed Welch, Dan Allender, Eric Johnson, etc).
We are part of a large Acts29/Southern Baptist church of over 7,000 weekly attendance and work closely with other churches in the city. This is a fee-based contract position.
Provide gospel-centered, professional standard counseling to clients
Develop and maintain a relationship with those individuals who refer hurting people to the center. This often includes updates on the progress during and after the counseling relationship has ended.
Attend weekly staff meeting
Complete staff training assignments/ongoing continuing education requirements
Contact: To inquire further about this position, please email Jason Kovacs, Director, at email@example.com
Location: Mentor OH
Position Summary: The house parents will provide a safe, God-honoring family environment for the house residents. They will oversee the ministry of the home with love, disciple and parent the house residents in accordance with Biblical principles, and provide a Christ-like example for them. They will also function to monitor the daily physical and emotional needs of the Hannah's Home residents.
Quaifications: The house parents will:
- Agree with the Hannah's Home Statement of Faith which includes the infallibility of Scripture, salvation alone through Jesus Christ, and respect for the sanctity of life
- Demonstrate an active and growing relationship with Jesus Christ
- Demonstrate a thorough understanding of God's Word
- Model a marriage that is God-honoring
- Demonstrate humility, integrity, maturity and sound judgment
- Live in the Hannah's Home residence within designated living space
- Hold a valid driver's license with a clean driving record
- Provide support counseling regarding options of adoption and parenting
- Have no dependents living with them
Responsibilities: The house parents will complete the following Administrative duties:
- Plan and coordinate resident training, curriculum, discipleship and nutrition utilizing qualified and professional volunteers
- Develop, build and maintain relationships with community church pastors and leaders
- Coordinate events in cooperation with the event coordinator, volunteer coordinator and church/community relationship manager
- Oversee house and budget record keeping
- Oversee day-to-day maintenance and cleanliness for facility and vehicle
- Assist in organizing special outings for the residents
- Obtain First Aid/CPR certification, observe emergency procedures, maintain a first-aid kit in vehicle and conduct monthly fire/emergency drills
- Ensure Hannah's Home maintains compliance with all state regulations
Resumes may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Spanish Language Institute
Location: San Jose, Costa Rica
We are looking for a full-time biblical counselor who would like to serve the missionary community at The Spanish Language Institute in San José, Costa Rica. For over 70 years, SLI has been training missionaries to enter Latin and South American countries, Spain and Latino communities all over the world to share the gospel in Spanish.
The Department of Counseling and Pastoral Care at SLI was established to care for missionary families in language school in ways that their local church might not be able to because of the language barriers. We are hoping to add more staff to our department to become a training center for missionaries, providing not just counseling, but education in biblical counseling to prepare and equip them for future ministries and to serve as a retreat and resource center for SLI Alumni. We are also experiencing incredible growth in our outreach to the local community of English and Spanish speakers.
A qualified candidate should have a minimum of 10 years experience in ministry, preferably with cross-cultural experience; have completed at least a Master's level education in biblical counseling and/or similar certification (ex: NANC, CCEF, etc.); and be willing to raise financial support through local churches and individuals who will carry the ministry in prayer.
Please send a resumé, testimony and list of references to email@example.com.
CareNet Pregnancy Services
Position Title: Center Director
Job Description: CareNet Pregnancy Services of DuPage is accepting resumes for the full-time position of Center Director. We will train the right individual to be the director for this fast-paced center. The position includes an array of combined responsibilities, including: day-to-day operations of the pregnancy care center; implementation of necessary programs to meet client needs; training, leadership and motivation of paid and volunteer staff; counseling clients that are faced with an unplanned pregnancy. This dynamic individual will possess strong leadership and organizational skills as well as the ability to multi-task. Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience required. Spanish conversation skills and/or previous experience working in women’s ministries a plus.
If interested, the applicant should send their cover letter and resume to Pat at firstname.lastname@example.org
People Seeking Biblical Counseling Positions
If you are looking for a biblical counseling position and would like your contact information and position search listed here, please email email@example.com with: a.) The Title of the Position You Are Seeking, b.) Your Name, c.) Your Contact Information, d.) A 50-to-75 Word Bio, e.) A Link to Additional Information.
Position Seeking: Biblical Counseling Position in a Local Church or a Counseling Center
Contact Info: 618-435-1067
1807 E Poplar St.
West Frankfort, IL 62896
Bio: My name is Tyler Gordon. I am married to Leah-beth. I am currently serving as youth minister and pastoral assistant at Second Baptist Church in West Frankfort, Illinois. I am a graduate of Southern Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky. I am passionate about the gospel and the local church. My desire is to help Christians grow in grace and become more like Christ. I also want to equip the saints for the work of ministry.
Credentials: Master of Divinity from Southern SeminaryLink: Sermon series from the Book of James: http://www.secondbaptistwf.org/page/sermons
Position Seeking: I am seeking a Biblical Counseling Position in a church or para-church ministry where I could use my training from Trinity Newburg in Biblical Counseling to help people to love Jesus with all their hearts.
Contact Info: 4025 S. 400 E.
Columbia City, IN 46725
Credentials: Licenced Clinical Addiction Counselor, State of Indiana (Licence #87001180A); CADAC II Addiction Certification (ICAADA – 2007)
Bio: I have been married for 10 years to Elizabeth, (the love of my life). We have three happy, healthy kids. Our kids are home-schooled and we enjoy every minute of our time with them. We attend church at Aboite Baptist Church in Fort Wayne, Indiana. More than anything else, I want you to know that I love Jesus with all my heart and this passion is evident in my counseling.
Credentials: The American Academy of Biblical Counselors (AABC), The International Association of Biblical Counselors (IABC), and completing my National Association of Nouthetic Counselors (NANC). I have a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biblical Counseling and will complete a Masters in Theology in the summer of 2014.
Contact Info: 314-276-5301
St. Louis, MO
Position Seeking: My name is Tamberlyn Thompson. I am looking for a full time position as a Biblical Counselor or to start a counseling/training center ministry. I am also a Mentor for IABC and AABC.
Bio: My husband and I were in ministry for more than 25 years, when he suddenly passed away from a massive heart attack at the age of 49 in 2011.
Credentials: NANC Certified Biblical Counselor
5769 Tosca Rd. NW
Albuquerque, NM 87114
Position Seeking: Full time Biblical Counseling Position.
Bio: My name is Scott Pilgreen. I am married to a wonderful woman and have three boys. I received Jesus while in college and got involved in a campus missions organization. After my wife and I married, we were in full time ministry for six years before sensing the call to biblical counseling ministry. In 2006, I began pursuing more training in biblical counseling. I received my NANC certification in March of 2012.
Website: www.artisticwhim.blogspot.com (personal blog)