Positions at LTSP:

LTSP is an excellent place to work. The seminary’s park-like campus in the Mt. Airy section of Northwest Philadelphia is convenient to both Septa Chestnut Hill East and Chestnut Hill West lines. The Septa Route 23 bus stops at the seminary’s door, and commuting by auto is convenient from many main roads.

  • As a member of the Eastern Cluster of Lutheran Seminaries, the Cluster at times offers joint positions based at one of the cluster seminaries.


How to Apply
Administrative Assistant to the PresidentThe Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia (LTSP), located in the Mt. Airy section of Philadelphia, seeks a full-time Administrative Assistant to the seminary president. Candidates for this position are required to have a minimum of five years administrative experience supporting senior management, with exceptional organizational and communication expertise. Experience in an academic environment preferred. Candidates must be capable of managing multiple priorities, be trustworthy, and maintain composure in challenging situations. A hospitable nature is vital, as the assistant will work closely with faculty, staff, students, and guests from diverse cultural and religious backgrounds. Intermediate to advanced proficiency with MS Office is required. Bachelor’s degree preferred. LTSP offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits.Send covering letter, resume, and 3 professional references to resumes@ltsp.edu or mail to Human Resources, LTSP, 7301 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19119. Applications will be accepted through September 30, 2014. EOE.
Part-Time Security OfficerThe Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia is seeking a part-time security officer for its campus in the Mt. Airy section of Philadelphia. Candidates must have at least one year of security experience, military or civilian. They should also have certification in CPR (cardio-pulmonary resuscitation), use of an AED (automatic external defibrillator), and basic first aid, or have the capability of attaining these certifications within six months of initial assignment.

Specific duties include, but are not limited to:

  1. Walking patrol of the seminary’s 14 acre campus,

  2. Utilize two-way radios,

  3. Respond to fire and burglar alarm activations,

  4. Prepare incident/information reports and daily activity logs,

  5. Monitor closed-circuit television surveillance system,

  6. Monitor dormitory and learning center access control system,

  7. Conduct parking lot inventories and surveys.

Candidates will be required to pass a criminal background check, and work a 20 hours per week schedule (days to be determined).
Please submit a resume with a covering letter and 3 professional references to resumes@ltsp.edu or by mail to LTSP, Human Resources, 7301 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19119-1794. Resume submission deadline is September 15, 2014. EOE.

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