Applicants And Positions Report

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(real-time snapshot) at 10/22/2019 7:08:17 PM

There are currently 2039 call seekers (1881 teaching elders, 141 candidates/first call seekers, and 17 lay professionals) seeking church related positions.
There are 622 positions in the system (111 of them are available for persons seeking their first call).
There are 868 female call seekers and 1156 male call seekers.

There are 39 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 788 PIF's on file for persons who are open to discerning a call, but who are not actively seeking.
Of these 784 are teaching elders, 38 candidates/first call seekers, and 4 lay professionals.


Position List

Position Available Open to 1st Call PIFs Seeking Position
Administrator 0 0 250
Associate Director 1 0 147
Associate Pastor (Christian Education) 13 4 625
Associate Pastor (Other) 39 12 1014
Associate Pastor (Youth) 12 7 502
Bivocational/Tentmaker 4 1 358
Campus Ministry 3 0 496
Chaplain 3 0 707
Christian Educator (Certified) 4 0 179
Christian Educator (non-certified) 5 0 305
Church Business Administrator 0 0 183
Co- Pastor 2 0 555
College/Seminary Faculty 0 0 395
Communicator 0 0 259
Coordinator 1 0 246
Director of Music (non-ordained) 1 0 200
Evangelist or Mission Pastor 0 0 299
Executive Director 2 0 303
Executive Pastor 1 0 319
Finance Manager 0 0 180
Funds Developer 0 0 214
General Assembly Staff 1 0 292
General Presbyter/Executive Presbyter/Presbytery Leader 7 0 406
Head of Staff (Multi-Staff Pastor, who supervised two or more teaching elders and other staff) 18 0 775
Head of Staff (who supervised one teaching elder and other staff) 35 1 971
Media Specialist 0 0 205
Mid-Council Program Staff 0 0 310
Minister of Music (ordained) 0 0 175
Mission Co-worker (International) 0 0 224
Pastor (church planter, new church development, new worshipping community) 0 0 493
Pastor (for a designated term) 29 4 717
Pastor (Other Temporary i.e. Supply,Student) 23 2 708
Pastor (Transformation/Redevelopment) 7 2 580
Pastor Interim 53 2 895
Pastor, yoked/parish 14 4 429
Pastoral Counselor 0 0 304
Seminary Staff 0 0 375
Solo Pastor 328 72 1528
Stated Clerk (Presbytery) 1 0 253
Synod Executive 0 0 238
Youth Director (Non-ordained) 15 0 409

Geographic Choices

State Positions Open to 1st Call Positions Available Person Prefers
AK 0 3 32
AL 4 9 116
AR 1 8 50
AZ 0 5 109
CA 5 31 277
CO 1 4 181
CT 0 1 131
DC 0 1 230
DE 1 2 177
FL 6 31 216
GA 1 18 263
HI 0 1 87
IA 6 16 65
ID 0 0 71
IL 1 23 175
IN 4 14 147
KS 1 8 55
KY 1 10 187
LA 0 4 53
MA 0 1 126
MD 2 9 261
ME 0 1 75
MI 3 18 138
MN 3 9 82
MO 4 18 77
MS 3 6 52
MT 0 6 57
NC 7 36 420
ND 0 1 18
NE 3 9 45
NH 0 0 85
NJ 1 17 237
NM 3 6 94
NV 0 2 56
NY 6 53 224
OH 6 27 183
OK 2 7 44
OR 0 2 178
PA 14 63 339
PR 0 1 21
RI 0 0 78
SC 3 27 271
SD 2 6 30
TN 5 23 221
TX 2 27 162
UT 0 0 57
VA 6 25 361
VT 0 1 93
WA 0 6 219
WI 0 8 90
WV 4 15 114
WY 0 3 41
Unlimited 0 0 653