Applicants And Positions Report

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(real-time snapshot) at 1/20/2018 7:25:47 PM

There are currently 2090 call seekers (1858 teaching elders, 198 candidates/first call seekers, and 34 lay professionals) seeking church related positions.
There are 530 positions in the system (113 of them are available for persons seeking their first call).
There are 874 female call seekers and 1210 male call seekers.

There are 35 racial/ethnic, multi ethnic congregations with openings in the system.
There are 284 racial ethnic call seekers in the system.

OPEN NOT ACTIVE Summary:
There are 614 PIF's on file for persons who are open to discerning a call, but who are not actively seeking.
Of these 606 are teaching elders, 26 candidates/first call seekers, and 8 lay professionals.


Position List

Position Available Open to 1st Call PIFs Seeking Position
Administrator 0 0 231
Associate Director 0 0 58
Associate Pastor (Christian Education) 7 4 613
Associate Pastor (Other) 39 13 1049
Associate Pastor (Youth) 8 5 473
Bivocational/Tentmaker 5 2 349
Campus Ministry 2 1 491
Chaplain 0 0 714
Christian Educator (Certified) 1 0 156
Christian Educator (non-certified) 3 0 279
Church Business Administrator 1 0 160
Co- Pastor 3 0 588
College/Seminary Faculty 0 0 373
Communicator 0 0 237
Coordinator 0 0 212
Director of Music (non-ordained) 0 0 166
Evangelist or Mission Pastor 1 0 311
Executive Director 2 0 279
Executive Pastor 1 0 284
Finance Manager 0 0 147
Funds Developer 0 0 185
General Assembly Staff 2 0 271
General Presbyter/Executive Presbyter/Presbytery Leader 10 0 376
Head of Staff (Multi-Staff Pastor, who supervised two or more teaching elders and other staff) 16 0 774
Head of Staff (who supervised one teaching elder and other staff) 25 0 985
Media Specialist 0 0 173
Mid-Council Program Staff 1 1 270
Minister of Music (ordained) 0 0 144
Mission Co-worker (International) 0 0 202
Pastor (church planter, new church development, new worshipping community) 3 1 503
Pastor (for a designated term) 27 8 743
Pastor (Other Temporary i.e. Supply,Student) 20 5 730
Pastor (Transformation/Redevelopment) 4 0 577
Pastor Interim 33 2 930
Pastor, yoked/parish 17 5 435
Pastoral Counselor 0 0 287
Seminary Staff 0 0 352
Solo Pastor 291 66 1576
Stated Clerk (Presbytery) 1 0 220
Synod Executive 0 0 198
Youth Director (Non-ordained) 7 0 359

Geographic Choices

State Positions Open to 1st Call Positions Available Person Prefers
AK 0 1 36
AL 2 9 114
AR 1 10 63
AZ 1 2 104
CA 1 18 294
CO 1 6 197
CT 1 2 136
DC 0 2 224
DE 0 4 178
FL 12 23 240
GA 1 19 274
HI 0 0 105
IA 3 10 66
ID 0 1 73
IL 3 20 188
IN 2 13 139
KS 1 6 50
KY 3 10 165
LA 0 2 54
MA 0 3 135
MD 0 7 267
ME 1 1 83
MI 1 10 131
MN 1 8 86
MO 3 14 88
MS 3 3 52
MT 1 4 61
NC 8 31 405
ND 0 2 14
NE 2 9 38
NH 1 1 96
NJ 1 17 236
NM 3 4 102
NV 0 0 54
NY 9 35 246
OH 5 28 208
OK 3 6 30
OR 1 4 194
PA 7 40 328
PR 0 0 34
RI 0 0 97
SC 4 28 268
SD 3 8 21
TN 4 21 201
TX 8 30 167
UT 1 1 59
VA 6 31 368
VT 0 0 101
WA 3 7 215
WI 1 4 96
WV 1 12 105
WY 0 3 43
Unlimited 0 0 768