Applicants And Positions Report

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(real-time snapshot) at 12/17/2017 12:56:25 AM

There are currently 2086 call seekers (1849 teaching elders, 203 candidates/first call seekers, and 34 lay professionals) seeking church related positions.
There are 523 positions in the system (115 of them are available for persons seeking their first call).
There are 882 female call seekers and 1199 male call seekers.

There are 34 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 620 PIF's on file for persons who are open to discerning a call, but who are not actively seeking.
Of these 612 are teaching elders, 27 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 48
Associate Pastor (Christian Education) 5 3 609
Associate Pastor (Other) 40 14 1048
Associate Pastor (Youth) 7 3 472
Bivocational/Tentmaker 5 2 342
Campus Ministry 2 1 494
Chaplain 0 0 718
Christian Educator (Certified) 1 0 154
Christian Educator (non-certified) 3 0 278
Church Business Administrator 1 0 161
Co- Pastor 2 0 587
College/Seminary Faculty 0 0 365
Communicator 0 0 237
Coordinator 0 0 211
Director of Music (non-ordained) 0 0 167
Evangelist or Mission Pastor 1 0 309
Executive Director 1 0 274
Executive Pastor 0 0 278
Finance Manager 0 0 147
Funds Developer 0 0 183
General Assembly Staff 2 0 266
General Presbyter/Executive Presbyter/Presbytery Leader 11 0 371
Head of Staff (Multi-Staff Pastor, who supervised two or more teaching elders and other staff) 16 0 775
Head of Staff (who supervised one teaching elder and other staff) 24 0 984
Media Specialist 0 0 172
Mid-Council Program Staff 1 1 265
Minister of Music (ordained) 0 0 143
Mission Co-worker (International) 0 0 204
Pastor (church planter, new church development, new worshipping community) 3 2 504
Pastor (for a designated term) 28 10 744
Pastor (Other Temporary i.e. Supply,Student) 19 4 733
Pastor (Transformation/Redevelopment) 5 0 579
Pastor Interim 30 2 924
Pastor, yoked/parish 17 5 437
Pastoral Counselor 0 0 285
Seminary Staff 0 0 350
Solo Pastor 290 68 1579
Stated Clerk (Presbytery) 1 0 216
Synod Executive 0 0 194
Youth Director (Non-ordained) 8 0 356

Geographic Choices

State Positions Open to 1st Call Positions Available Person Prefers
AK 0 1 35
AL 2 9 118
AR 1 10 64
AZ 1 2 112
CA 1 17 294
CO 1 7 206
CT 1 1 139
DC 0 1 225
DE 0 4 175
FL 10 20 239
GA 1 15 272
HI 0 0 108
IA 1 9 66
ID 0 1 76
IL 4 20 193
IN 2 12 143
KS 1 6 53
KY 3 10 171
LA 0 3 59
MA 0 3 139
MD 1 8 277
ME 1 1 83
MI 1 12 132
MN 2 8 87
MO 3 13 89
MS 3 3 53
MT 1 5 63
NC 9 37 414
ND 0 2 14
NE 2 9 40
NH 0 0 93
NJ 1 16 237
NM 3 4 104
NV 0 0 58
NY 9 33 247
OH 5 25 208
OK 2 5 29
OR 1 4 205
PA 8 45 335
PR 0 0 31
RI 0 0 95
SC 4 29 267
SD 3 8 21
TN 5 20 207
TX 8 28 168
UT 1 1 63
VA 7 32 379
VT 0 0 101
WA 3 6 223
WI 2 5 99
WV 1 10 101
WY 0 3 47
Unlimited 0 0 765