Applicants And Positions Report

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(real-time snapshot) at 7/28/2021 8:05:54 PM

There are currently 1824 call seekers (1695 teaching elders, 122 candidates/first call seekers, and 7 lay professionals) seeking church related positions.
There are 574 positions in the system (93 of them are available for persons seeking their first call).
There are 797 female call seekers and 1012 male call seekers.

There are 34 racial/ethnic, multi ethnic congregations with openings in the system.
There are 302 racial ethnic call seekers in the system.

OPEN NOT ACTIVE Summary:
There are 1226 PIF's on file for persons who are open to discerning a call, but who are not actively seeking.
Of these 1223 are teaching elders, 53 candidates/first call seekers, and 3 lay professionals.


Position List

Position Available Open to 1st Call PIFs Seeking Position
Administrator 0 0 209
Associate Director 0 0 153
Associate Pastor (Christian Education) 10 5 550
Associate Pastor (Other) 30 7 918
Associate Pastor (Youth) 5 1 429
Bivocational/Tentmaker 4 0 329
Campus Ministry 0 0 413
Chaplain 1 0 607
Christian Educator (Certified) 1 0 140
Christian Educator (non-certified) 4 0 271
Church Business Administrator 0 0 140
Co- Pastor 6 1 523
College/Seminary Faculty 0 0 350
Communicator 0 0 211
Coordinator 0 0 230
Director of Music (non-ordained) 3 0 153
Evangelist or Mission Pastor 0 0 256
Executive Director 1 0 257
Executive Pastor 1 0 285
Finance Manager 0 0 138
Funds Developer 0 0 177
General Assembly Staff 0 0 238
General Presbyter/Executive Presbyter/Presbytery Leader 4 0 342
Head of Staff (Multi-Staff Pastor, who supervised two or more teaching elders and other staff) 10 0 718
Head of Staff (who supervised one teaching elder and other staff) 30 0 924
Media Specialist 0 0 165
Mid-Council Program Staff 1 0 247
Minister of Music (ordained) 0 0 135
Mission Co-worker (International) 0 0 185
Pastor (church planter, new church development, new worshipping community) 2 0 448
Pastor (for a designated term) 21 2 654
Pastor (Other Temporary i.e. Supply,Student) 27 5 656
Pastor (Transformation/Redevelopment) 3 0 545
Pastor Interim 64 3 832
Pastor, yoked/parish 22 6 394
Pastoral Counselor 0 0 266
Seminary Staff 0 0 331
Solo Pastor 317 63 1381
Stated Clerk (Presbytery) 1 0 195
Synod Executive 0 0 188
Youth Director (Non-ordained) 6 0 382

Geographic Choices

State Positions Open to 1st Call Positions Available Person Prefers
AK 0 4 33
AL 2 8 94
AR 1 8 44
AZ 0 3 109
CA 4 23 257
CO 1 5 180
CT 0 3 128
DC 0 2 235
DE 0 1 163
FL 3 19 211
GA 1 14 229
HI 0 0 89
IA 5 13 68
ID 0 1 73
IL 3 32 167
IN 2 10 122
KS 0 5 54
KY 1 7 158
LA 0 4 53
MA 0 3 129
MD 1 6 257
ME 0 0 78
MI 4 21 131
MN 2 11 84
MO 5 20 69
MS 3 6 45
MT 1 6 60
NC 8 37 371
ND 0 3 21
NE 2 11 45
NH 0 0 86
NJ 2 22 215
NM 3 6 104
NV 0 1 67
NY 6 45 247
OH 5 33 155
OK 2 10 45
OR 1 3 197
PA 8 41 296
PR 0 0 21
RI 0 0 87
SC 2 18 245
SD 1 8 25
TN 1 15 199
TX 4 19 164
UT 0 2 62
VA 6 28 349
VT 0 3 101
WA 0 7 222
WI 0 12 102
WV 3 11 93
WY 0 4 47
Unlimited 0 0 539