Applicants And Positions Report

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(real-time snapshot) at 8/20/2017 11:14:23 AM

There are currently 2025 call seekers (1802 teaching elders, 194 candidates/first call seekers, and 29 lay professionals) seeking church related positions.
There are 569 positions in the system (122 of them are available for persons seeking their first call).
There are 855 female call seekers and 1168 male call seekers.

There are 40 racial/ethnic, multi ethnic congregations with openings in the system.
There are 266 racial ethnic call seekers in the system.

OPEN NOT ACTIVE Summary:
There are 553 PIF's on file for persons who are open to discerning a call, but who are not actively seeking.
Of these 549 are teaching elders, 26 candidates/first call seekers, and 4 lay professionals.


Position List

Position Available Open to 1st Call PIFs Seeking Position
Administrator 0 0 215
Associate Director 2 0 18
Associate Pastor (Christian Education) 8 5 601
Associate Pastor (Other) 46 13 1023
Associate Pastor (Youth) 6 4 455
Bivocational/Tentmaker 4 2 313
Campus Ministry 4 4 474
Chaplain 0 0 681
Christian Educator (Certified) 2 0 143
Christian Educator (non-certified) 5 1 252
Church Business Administrator 1 0 149
Co- Pastor 4 0 574
College/Seminary Faculty 0 0 356
Communicator 0 0 217
Coordinator 4 0 202
Director of Music (non-ordained) 0 0 156
Evangelist or Mission Pastor 2 0 290
Executive Director 1 0 260
Executive Pastor 0 0 269
Finance Manager 0 0 133
Funds Developer 0 0 171
General Assembly Staff 2 0 251
General Presbyter/Executive Presbyter/Presbytery Leader 9 0 344
Head of Staff (Multi-Staff Pastor, who supervised two or more teaching elders and other staff) 11 0 768
Head of Staff (who supervised one teaching elder and other staff) 46 3 981
Media Specialist 0 0 155
Mid-Council Program Staff 0 0 243
Minister of Music (ordained) 0 0 128
Mission Co-worker (International) 0 0 193
Pastor (church planter, new church development, new worshipping community) 2 1 482
Pastor (for a designated term) 31 9 688
Pastor (Other Temporary i.e. Supply,Student) 20 5 688
Pastor (Transformation/Redevelopment) 4 0 567
Pastor Interim 39 2 867
Pastor, yoked/parish 19 7 420
Pastoral Counselor 0 0 270
Seminary Staff 0 0 341
Solo Pastor 285 66 1547
Stated Clerk (Presbytery) 5 0 195
Synod Executive 0 0 178
Youth Director (Non-ordained) 7 0 323

Geographic Choices

State Positions Open to 1st Call Positions Available Person Prefers
AK 0 1 31
AL 2 8 107
AR 2 9 61
AZ 1 3 107
CA 1 23 271
CO 2 7 190
CT 1 1 141
DC 0 2 216
DE 0 3 177
FL 7 21 225
GA 2 17 248
HI 0 0 97
IA 2 11 68
ID 0 1 69
IL 5 20 186
IN 1 14 133
KS 4 11 53
KY 2 10 152
LA 0 2 54
MA 0 3 133
MD 1 9 259
ME 2 2 78
MI 2 13 126
MN 3 10 86
MO 5 11 94
MS 4 5 48
MT 1 4 59
NC 8 40 397
ND 0 3 13
NE 1 9 39
NH 0 0 89
NJ 1 20 238
NM 1 2 105
NV 0 1 54
NY 11 40 236
OH 8 33 190
OK 2 7 32
OR 0 1 194
PA 7 46 322
PR 0 0 25
RI 0 0 90
SC 4 27 265
SD 3 7 21
TN 3 17 196
TX 10 33 151
UT 1 1 59
VA 6 29 358
VT 0 1 99
WA 2 4 210
WI 2 7 100
WV 2 18 99
WY 0 2 47
Unlimited 0 0 791