Applicants And Positions Report

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(real-time snapshot) at 7/28/2021 7:23:35 PM

There are currently 1821 call seekers (1692 teaching elders, 122 candidates/first call seekers, and 7 lay professionals) seeking church related positions.
There are 571 positions in the system (91 of them are available for persons seeking their first call).
There are 796 female call seekers and 1010 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 1225 PIF's on file for persons who are open to discerning a call, but who are not actively seeking.
Of these 1222 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 5 549
Associate Pastor (Other) 30 7 916
Associate Pastor (Youth) 5 1 429
Bivocational/Tentmaker 4 0 329
Campus Ministry 0 0 413
Chaplain 1 0 606
Christian Educator (Certified) 1 0 139
Christian Educator (non-certified) 4 0 271
Church Business Administrator 0 0 140
Co- Pastor 6 1 523
College/Seminary Faculty 0 0 349
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 0 284
Finance Manager 0 0 138
Funds Developer 0 0 177
General Assembly Staff 0 0 236
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 0 717
Head of Staff (who supervised one teaching elder and other staff) 30 0 923
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 0 447
Pastor (for a designated term) 21 2 652
Pastor (Other Temporary i.e. Supply,Student) 26 5 654
Pastor (Transformation/Redevelopment) 3 0 544
Pastor Interim 64 3 830
Pastor, yoked/parish 22 6 392
Pastoral Counselor 0 0 266
Seminary Staff 0 0 330
Solo Pastor 315 61 1378
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 3 127
DC 0 2 235
DE 0 1 162
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 3 127
MD 1 6 257
ME 0 0 77
MI 4 21 131
MN 2 11 84
MO 4 19 69
MS 3 6 45
MT 1 6 60
NC 8 37 371
ND 0 3 21
NE 2 11 45
NH 0 0 84
NJ 2 22 214
NM 3 6 104
NV 0 1 67
NY 6 44 246
OH 5 33 155
OK 2 10 45
OR 1 3 197
PA 7 40 295
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 3 100
WA 0 7 222
WI 0 12 102
WV 3 11 93
WY 0 4 47
Unlimited 0 0 538