Applicants And Positions Report

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(real-time snapshot) at 8/18/2019 3:48:00 AM

There are currently 2029 call seekers (1855 teaching elders, 157 candidates/first call seekers, and 17 lay professionals) seeking church related positions.
There are 634 positions in the system (123 of them are available for persons seeking their first call).
There are 871 female call seekers and 1145 male call seekers.

There are 37 racial/ethnic, multi ethnic congregations with openings in the system.
There are 316 racial ethnic call seekers in the system.

OPEN NOT ACTIVE Summary:
There are 729 PIF's on file for persons who are open to discerning a call, but who are not actively seeking.
Of these 726 are teaching elders, 35 candidates/first call seekers, and 3 lay professionals.


Position List

Position Available Open to 1st Call PIFs Seeking Position
Administrator 0 0 256
Associate Director 1 0 143
Associate Pastor (Christian Education) 13 5 623
Associate Pastor (Other) 40 11 1018
Associate Pastor (Youth) 14 9 500
Bivocational/Tentmaker 4 1 364
Campus Ministry 6 2 507
Chaplain 2 0 705
Christian Educator (Certified) 4 0 185
Christian Educator (non-certified) 4 0 302
Church Business Administrator 0 0 188
Co- Pastor 2 0 558
College/Seminary Faculty 0 0 401
Communicator 0 0 265
Coordinator 1 0 248
Director of Music (non-ordained) 1 0 204
Evangelist or Mission Pastor 0 0 311
Executive Director 1 0 314
Executive Pastor 1 0 321
Finance Manager 0 0 188
Funds Developer 0 0 221
General Assembly Staff 2 0 299
General Presbyter/Executive Presbyter/Presbytery Leader 8 0 418
Head of Staff (Multi-Staff Pastor, who supervised two or more teaching elders and other staff) 16 0 762
Head of Staff (who supervised one teaching elder and other staff) 37 2 959
Media Specialist 0 0 215
Mid-Council Program Staff 0 0 314
Minister of Music (ordained) 0 0 182
Mission Co-worker (International) 0 0 224
Pastor (church planter, new church development, new worshipping community) 0 0 497
Pastor (for a designated term) 29 5 728
Pastor (Other Temporary i.e. Supply,Student) 22 3 731
Pastor (Transformation/Redevelopment) 7 2 587
Pastor Interim 54 0 915
Pastor, yoked/parish 14 6 444
Pastoral Counselor 0 0 314
Seminary Staff 0 0 378
Solo Pastor 336 77 1538
Stated Clerk (Presbytery) 0 0 255
Synod Executive 0 0 243
Youth Director (Non-ordained) 15 0 412

Geographic Choices

State Positions Open to 1st Call Positions Available Person Prefers
AK 0 3 35
AL 4 11 107
AR 0 6 53
AZ 0 5 112
CA 5 35 280
CO 2 6 182
CT 0 1 127
DC 0 1 226
DE 2 3 174
FL 7 30 220
GA 1 21 259
HI 0 1 93
IA 9 19 70
ID 0 1 73
IL 1 26 170
IN 5 12 148
KS 1 7 50
KY 2 13 174
LA 0 4 55
MA 0 0 121
MD 2 7 249
ME 0 1 77
MI 3 19 138
MN 3 7 80
MO 7 23 86
MS 3 5 48
MT 0 6 62
NC 9 32 411
ND 0 1 19
NE 2 9 46
NH 0 0 87
NJ 0 19 222
NM 1 4 93
NV 0 2 55
NY 6 51 220
OH 5 25 191
OK 4 8 41
OR 2 4 178
PA 11 58 320
PR 0 0 24
RI 0 0 82
SC 4 29 265
SD 2 5 30
TN 6 23 206
TX 3 30 159
UT 0 1 57
VA 7 26 349
VT 0 1 95
WA 0 6 221
WI 0 7 92
WV 4 17 118
WY 0 3 48
Unlimited 0 0 654