Applicants And Positions Report

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(real-time snapshot) at 11/20/2017 3:43:48 PM

There are currently 2071 call seekers (1838 teaching elders, 199 candidates/first call seekers, and 34 lay professionals) seeking church related positions.
There are 545 positions in the system (117 of them are available for persons seeking their first call).
There are 878 female call seekers and 1190 male call seekers.

There are 36 racial/ethnic, multi ethnic congregations with openings in the system.
There are 280 racial ethnic call seekers in the system.

OPEN NOT ACTIVE Summary:
There are 607 PIF's on file for persons who are open to discerning a call, but who are not actively seeking.
Of these 599 are teaching elders, 25 candidates/first call seekers, and 8 lay professionals.


Position List

Position Available Open to 1st Call PIFs Seeking Position
Administrator 0 0 222
Associate Director 0 0 39
Associate Pastor (Christian Education) 4 2 593
Associate Pastor (Other) 43 16 1042
Associate Pastor (Youth) 6 3 462
Bivocational/Tentmaker 5 2 329
Campus Ministry 3 2 484
Chaplain 0 0 703
Christian Educator (Certified) 1 0 144
Christian Educator (non-certified) 3 0 265
Church Business Administrator 2 0 151
Co- Pastor 4 0 577
College/Seminary Faculty 0 0 358
Communicator 0 0 226
Coordinator 1 0 206
Director of Music (non-ordained) 0 0 158
Evangelist or Mission Pastor 1 0 298
Executive Director 1 0 262
Executive Pastor 0 0 267
Finance Manager 0 0 137
Funds Developer 0 0 172
General Assembly Staff 3 0 256
General Presbyter/Executive Presbyter/Presbytery Leader 14 0 363
Head of Staff (Multi-Staff Pastor, who supervised two or more teaching elders and other staff) 14 0 767
Head of Staff (who supervised one teaching elder and other staff) 33 1 974
Media Specialist 0 0 163
Mid-Council Program Staff 1 1 253
Minister of Music (ordained) 0 0 133
Mission Co-worker (International) 0 0 194
Pastor (church planter, new church development, new worshipping community) 3 2 493
Pastor (for a designated term) 29 11 724
Pastor (Other Temporary i.e. Supply,Student) 18 4 718
Pastor (Transformation/Redevelopment) 5 0 572
Pastor Interim 25 2 890
Pastor, yoked/parish 18 5 425
Pastoral Counselor 0 0 277
Seminary Staff 0 0 340
Solo Pastor 298 66 1570
Stated Clerk (Presbytery) 3 0 205
Synod Executive 0 0 188
Youth Director (Non-ordained) 7 0 339

Geographic Choices

State Positions Open to 1st Call Positions Available Person Prefers
AK 0 1 34
AL 2 9 115
AR 2 11 60
AZ 1 1 111
CA 1 19 281
CO 1 7 202
CT 1 1 143
DC 0 2 224
DE 0 5 176
FL 9 21 236
GA 2 16 271
HI 0 0 102
IA 1 10 64
ID 0 1 76
IL 4 23 184
IN 2 13 139
KS 2 7 50
KY 2 10 165
LA 0 3 58
MA 0 3 137
MD 1 8 270
ME 1 1 81
MI 1 12 125
MN 4 10 88
MO 4 15 86
MS 3 4 54
MT 1 4 62
NC 8 33 410
ND 0 2 13
NE 2 9 37
NH 0 0 92
NJ 1 20 241
NM 2 3 104
NV 0 0 57
NY 10 37 247
OH 6 23 207
OK 2 5 30
OR 1 4 198
PA 7 43 332
PR 0 0 30
RI 0 0 91
SC 4 27 270
SD 3 8 23
TN 5 20 204
TX 9 32 164
UT 1 1 65
VA 7 35 377
VT 0 0 96
WA 1 5 215
WI 2 6 97
WV 1 12 99
WY 0 3 49
Unlimited 0 0 769