Applicants And Positions Report

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(real-time snapshot) at 7/28/2021 8:32:47 PM

There are currently 1832 call seekers (1702 teaching elders, 123 candidates/first call seekers, and 7 lay professionals) seeking church related positions.
There are 574 positions in the system (93 of them are available for persons seeking their first call).
There are 803 female call seekers and 1014 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 1231 PIF's on file for persons who are open to discerning a call, but who are not actively seeking.
Of these 1228 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 5 550
Associate Pastor (Other) 30 7 921
Associate Pastor (Youth) 5 1 430
Bivocational/Tentmaker 4 0 329
Campus Ministry 0 0 413
Chaplain 1 0 608
Christian Educator (Certified) 1 0 140
Christian Educator (non-certified) 4 0 271
Church Business Administrator 0 0 140
Co- Pastor 6 1 525
College/Seminary Faculty 0 0 351
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 0 258
Executive Pastor 1 0 285
Finance Manager 0 0 138
Funds Developer 0 0 177
General Assembly Staff 0 0 238
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 0 718
Head of Staff (who supervised one teaching elder and other staff) 30 0 926
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 0 449
Pastor (for a designated term) 21 2 656
Pastor (Other Temporary i.e. Supply,Student) 27 5 659
Pastor (Transformation/Redevelopment) 3 0 546
Pastor Interim 64 3 834
Pastor, yoked/parish 22 6 394
Pastoral Counselor 0 0 267
Seminary Staff 0 0 332
Solo Pastor 317 63 1386
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 3 130
DC 0 2 236
DE 0 1 163
FL 3 19 213
GA 1 14 231
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 7 159
LA 0 4 53
MA 0 3 131
MD 1 6 258
ME 0 0 78
MI 4 21 131
MN 2 11 84
MO 5 20 69
MS 3 6 45
MT 1 6 60
NC 8 37 375
ND 0 3 21
NE 2 11 45
NH 0 0 86
NJ 2 22 215
NM 3 6 104
NV 0 1 67
NY 6 45 248
OH 5 33 156
OK 2 10 45
OR 1 3 197
PA 8 41 296
PR 0 0 21
RI 0 0 88
SC 2 18 248
SD 1 8 25
TN 1 15 200
TX 4 19 164
UT 0 2 62
VA 6 28 351
VT 0 3 101
WA 0 7 222
WI 0 12 102
WV 3 11 94
WY 0 4 47
Unlimited 0 0 542