Applicants And Positions Report

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(real-time snapshot) at 5/9/2021 7:51:58 PM

There are currently 1844 call seekers (1716 teaching elders, 119 candidates/first call seekers, and 9 lay professionals) seeking church related positions.
There are 556 positions in the system (90 of them are available for persons seeking their first call).
There are 779 female call seekers and 1052 male call seekers.

There are 36 racial/ethnic, multi ethnic congregations with openings in the system.
There are 303 racial ethnic call seekers in the system.

OPEN NOT ACTIVE Summary:
There are 1243 PIF's on file for persons who are open to discerning a call, but who are not actively seeking.
Of these 1240 are teaching elders, 56 candidates/first call seekers, and 3 lay professionals.


Position List

Position Available Open to 1st Call PIFs Seeking Position
Administrator 1 0 213
Associate Director 1 0 144
Associate Pastor (Christian Education) 7 3 539
Associate Pastor (Other) 34 8 923
Associate Pastor (Youth) 6 1 435
Bivocational/Tentmaker 4 0 322
Campus Ministry 0 0 389
Chaplain 1 0 596
Christian Educator (Certified) 0 0 136
Christian Educator (non-certified) 2 0 268
Church Business Administrator 0 0 137
Co- Pastor 7 2 516
College/Seminary Faculty 0 0 345
Communicator 0 0 210
Coordinator 0 0 220
Director of Music (non-ordained) 4 0 149
Evangelist or Mission Pastor 0 0 243
Executive Director 2 0 258
Executive Pastor 1 0 280
Finance Manager 0 0 136
Funds Developer 0 0 174
General Assembly Staff 1 0 230
General Presbyter/Executive Presbyter/Presbytery Leader 4 0 338
Head of Staff (Multi-Staff Pastor, who supervised two or more teaching elders and other staff) 13 0 724
Head of Staff (who supervised one teaching elder and other staff) 28 0 914
Media Specialist 0 0 161
Mid-Council Program Staff 0 0 246
Minister of Music (ordained) 0 0 130
Mission Co-worker (International) 0 0 182
Pastor (church planter, new church development, new worshipping community) 1 0 448
Pastor (for a designated term) 22 3 646
Pastor (Other Temporary i.e. Supply,Student) 24 4 649
Pastor (Transformation/Redevelopment) 3 0 548
Pastor Interim 43 3 836
Pastor, yoked/parish 25 5 387
Pastoral Counselor 0 0 264
Seminary Staff 0 0 332
Solo Pastor 319 61 1405
Stated Clerk (Presbytery) 0 0 194
Synod Executive 0 0 178
Youth Director (Non-ordained) 3 0 377

Geographic Choices

State Positions Open to 1st Call Positions Available Person Prefers
AK 0 4 30
AL 3 12 104
AR 0 4 43
AZ 0 5 111
CA 2 17 261
CO 1 7 184
CT 0 2 125
DC 0 2 226
DE 0 1 161
FL 3 20 223
GA 2 11 247
HI 0 0 93
IA 5 12 67
ID 0 1 76
IL 4 26 164
IN 3 12 130
KS 0 5 53
KY 2 6 167
LA 0 6 56
MA 0 3 116
MD 1 5 261
ME 0 0 70
MI 4 22 135
MN 2 11 81
MO 3 15 72
MS 2 3 48
MT 1 8 60
NC 7 33 389
ND 0 3 19
NE 1 10 40
NH 0 0 83
NJ 2 19 221
NM 4 5 108
NV 0 1 66
NY 4 42 245
OH 5 28 164
OK 1 10 47
OR 0 4 197
PA 9 48 299
PR 0 0 21
RI 0 0 79
SC 2 19 259
SD 1 8 26
TN 2 16 206
TX 5 26 167
UT 0 2 62
VA 5 26 360
VT 0 2 93
WA 0 5 225
WI 0 11 103
WV 4 14 104
WY 0 4 46
Unlimited 0 0 552