Applicants And Positions Report

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(real-time snapshot) at 12/10/2018 1:45:57 PM

There are currently 2063 call seekers (1877 teaching elders, 174 candidates/first call seekers, and 12 lay professionals) seeking church related positions.
There are 613 positions in the system (122 of them are available for persons seeking their first call).
There are 875 female call seekers and 1175 male call seekers.

There are 42 racial/ethnic, multi ethnic congregations with openings in the system.
There are 315 racial ethnic call seekers in the system.

OPEN NOT ACTIVE Summary:
There are 712 PIF's on file for persons who are open to discerning a call, but who are not actively seeking.
Of these 710 are teaching elders, 29 candidates/first call seekers, and 2 lay professionals.


Position List

Position Available Open to 1st Call PIFs Seeking Position
Administrator 0 0 259
Associate Director 0 0 129
Associate Pastor (Christian Education) 9 4 637
Associate Pastor (Other) 37 11 1023
Associate Pastor (Youth) 10 5 498
Bivocational/Tentmaker 4 1 372
Campus Ministry 0 0 510
Chaplain 2 0 727
Christian Educator (Certified) 3 0 186
Christian Educator (non-certified) 7 0 301
Church Business Administrator 0 0 190
Co- Pastor 2 0 588
College/Seminary Faculty 0 0 420
Communicator 0 0 267
Coordinator 0 0 245
Director of Music (non-ordained) 1 0 196
Evangelist or Mission Pastor 0 0 322
Executive Director 1 0 319
Executive Pastor 1 0 296
Finance Manager 0 0 183
Funds Developer 0 0 216
General Assembly Staff 0 0 294
General Presbyter/Executive Presbyter/Presbytery Leader 10 0 423
Head of Staff (Multi-Staff Pastor, who supervised two or more teaching elders and other staff) 20 0 763
Head of Staff (who supervised one teaching elder and other staff) 39 0 991
Media Specialist 0 0 205
Mid-Council Program Staff 0 0 313
Minister of Music (ordained) 0 0 178
Mission Co-worker (International) 0 0 230
Pastor (church planter, new church development, new worshipping community) 0 0 501
Pastor (for a designated term) 43 7 735
Pastor (Other Temporary i.e. Supply,Student) 22 7 753
Pastor (Transformation/Redevelopment) 5 2 582
Pastor Interim 42 2 945
Pastor, yoked/parish 14 6 451
Pastoral Counselor 0 0 311
Seminary Staff 0 0 383
Solo Pastor 327 77 1592
Stated Clerk (Presbytery) 1 0 251
Synod Executive 0 0 242
Youth Director (Non-ordained) 13 0 374

Geographic Choices

State Positions Open to 1st Call Positions Available Person Prefers
AK 1 3 37
AL 1 6 129
AR 0 6 64
AZ 1 3 119
CA 5 29 290
CO 2 9 197
CT 0 1 124
DC 0 0 244
DE 2 5 171
FL 5 34 249
GA 2 22 300
HI 0 0 100
IA 6 18 78
ID 0 0 73
IL 2 24 189
IN 4 11 142
KS 2 5 53
KY 3 12 191
LA 0 4 57
MA 0 2 124
MD 1 12 273
ME 2 2 86
MI 1 18 135
MN 2 5 78
MO 7 24 90
MS 3 6 63
MT 0 4 67
NC 7 34 410
ND 0 0 22
NE 3 11 42
NH 0 0 96
NJ 2 21 235
NM 2 7 103
NV 0 3 59
NY 9 39 241
OH 7 24 202
OK 6 11 43
OR 1 3 186
PA 9 50 322
PR 0 0 30
RI 0 0 96
SC 3 23 274
SD 2 6 27
TN 4 29 226
TX 2 28 176
UT 0 0 61
VA 9 29 374
VT 0 1 102
WA 1 5 224
WI 2 7 93
WV 1 14 119
WY 0 3 50
Unlimited 0 0 706