Applicants And Positions Report

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(real-time snapshot) at 10/20/2017 11:57:39 AM

There are currently 2064 call seekers (1831 teaching elders, 199 candidates/first call seekers, and 34 lay professionals) seeking church related positions.
There are 559 positions in the system (116 of them are available for persons seeking their first call).
There are 868 female call seekers and 1192 male call seekers.

There are 41 racial/ethnic, multi ethnic congregations with openings in the system.
There are 283 racial ethnic call seekers in the system.

OPEN NOT ACTIVE Summary:
There are 589 PIF's on file for persons who are open to discerning a call, but who are not actively seeking.
Of these 581 are teaching elders, 24 candidates/first call seekers, and 8 lay professionals.


Position List

Position Available Open to 1st Call PIFs Seeking Position
Administrator 0 0 220
Associate Director 0 0 31
Associate Pastor (Christian Education) 5 3 600
Associate Pastor (Other) 43 11 1053
Associate Pastor (Youth) 5 3 464
Bivocational/Tentmaker 5 2 330
Campus Ministry 2 2 492
Chaplain 0 0 705
Christian Educator (Certified) 1 0 144
Christian Educator (non-certified) 3 0 264
Church Business Administrator 2 0 152
Co- Pastor 3 0 582
College/Seminary Faculty 0 0 363
Communicator 0 0 225
Coordinator 1 0 208
Director of Music (non-ordained) 0 0 158
Evangelist or Mission Pastor 1 0 298
Executive Director 1 0 265
Executive Pastor 0 0 272
Finance Manager 0 0 139
Funds Developer 0 0 173
General Assembly Staff 3 0 261
General Presbyter/Executive Presbyter/Presbytery Leader 10 0 360
Head of Staff (Multi-Staff Pastor, who supervised two or more teaching elders and other staff) 16 0 774
Head of Staff (who supervised one teaching elder and other staff) 41 2 988
Media Specialist 0 0 160
Mid-Council Program Staff 1 1 246
Minister of Music (ordained) 0 0 132
Mission Co-worker (International) 0 0 192
Pastor (church planter, new church development, new worshipping community) 3 2 498
Pastor (for a designated term) 29 10 719
Pastor (Other Temporary i.e. Supply,Student) 20 4 712
Pastor (Transformation/Redevelopment) 4 0 572
Pastor Interim 31 3 878
Pastor, yoked/parish 19 7 424
Pastoral Counselor 0 0 281
Seminary Staff 0 0 343
Solo Pastor 300 66 1571
Stated Clerk (Presbytery) 4 0 207
Synod Executive 0 0 189
Youth Director (Non-ordained) 6 0 341

Geographic Choices

State Positions Open to 1st Call Positions Available Person Prefers
AK 0 1 33
AL 2 8 114
AR 2 11 62
AZ 1 2 111
CA 0 20 289
CO 1 5 201
CT 1 1 150
DC 0 2 224
DE 0 4 182
FL 7 23 241
GA 2 18 267
HI 0 0 103
IA 1 9 66
ID 0 1 75
IL 5 22 190
IN 1 12 140
KS 5 10 52
KY 2 11 164
LA 0 3 57
MA 0 4 141
MD 1 7 278
ME 2 2 84
MI 1 14 127
MN 4 10 89
MO 5 14 91
MS 4 5 52
MT 0 3 61
NC 8 39 408
ND 0 2 13
NE 2 10 39
NH 0 0 97
NJ 1 21 247
NM 1 2 102
NV 0 0 59
NY 10 40 248
OH 7 27 210
OK 2 6 31
OR 0 3 200
PA 7 41 339
PR 0 0 29
RI 0 0 94
SC 3 31 268
SD 3 7 21
TN 4 19 203
TX 8 31 160
UT 1 1 63
VA 7 29 376
VT 0 0 103
WA 2 4 217
WI 2 7 98
WV 1 14 105
WY 0 3 46
Unlimited 0 0 772