Applicants And Positions Report

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(real-time snapshot) at 10/21/2021 8:50:13 AM

There are currently 1812 call seekers (1694 teaching elders, 115 candidates/first call seekers, and 3 lay professionals) seeking church related positions.
There are 586 positions in the system (82 of them are available for persons seeking their first call).
There are 794 female call seekers and 1003 male call seekers.

There are 32 racial/ethnic, multi ethnic congregations with openings in the system.
There are 295 racial ethnic call seekers in the system.

OPEN NOT ACTIVE Summary:
There are 1252 PIF's on file for persons who are open to discerning a call, but who are not actively seeking.
Of these 1251 are teaching elders, 50 candidates/first call seekers, and 1 lay professionals.


Position List

Position Available Open to 1st Call PIFs Seeking Position
Administrator 0 0 195
Associate Director 0 0 153
Associate Pastor (Christian Education) 9 5 541
Associate Pastor (Other) 34 8 908
Associate Pastor (Youth) 10 1 415
Bivocational/Tentmaker 4 0 321
Campus Ministry 0 0 415
Chaplain 1 0 609
Christian Educator (Certified) 3 0 135
Christian Educator (non-certified) 5 0 251
Church Business Administrator 0 0 135
Co- Pastor 8 1 514
College/Seminary Faculty 0 0 343
Communicator 0 0 202
Coordinator 0 0 227
Director of Music (non-ordained) 2 0 144
Evangelist or Mission Pastor 0 0 249
Executive Director 0 0 250
Executive Pastor 3 1 283
Finance Manager 0 0 133
Funds Developer 0 0 169
General Assembly Staff 1 0 231
General Presbyter/Executive Presbyter/Presbytery Leader 5 0 345
Head of Staff (Multi-Staff Pastor, who supervised two or more teaching elders and other staff) 12 0 704
Head of Staff (who supervised one teaching elder and other staff) 25 0 903
Media Specialist 0 0 160
Mid-Council Program Staff 1 0 243
Minister of Music (ordained) 0 0 131
Mission Co-worker (International) 0 0 176
Pastor (church planter, new church development, new worshipping community) 1 0 438
Pastor (for a designated term) 21 3 650
Pastor (Other Temporary i.e. Supply,Student) 24 5 639
Pastor (Transformation/Redevelopment) 1 0 539
Pastor Interim 71 3 844
Pastor, yoked/parish 23 6 386
Pastoral Counselor 0 0 260
Seminary Staff 0 0 320
Solo Pastor 314 49 1367
Stated Clerk (Presbytery) 3 0 192
Synod Executive 0 0 187
Youth Director (Non-ordained) 5 0 361

Geographic Choices

State Positions Open to 1st Call Positions Available Person Prefers
AK 0 4 32
AL 3 6 90
AR 1 9 42
AZ 0 3 98
CA 4 23 251
CO 1 5 168
CT 0 3 127
DC 0 1 221
DE 0 2 150
FL 3 24 209
GA 3 16 228
HI 0 0 84
IA 5 14 71
ID 0 2 68
IL 0 32 154
IN 2 17 123
KS 0 7 56
KY 1 8 151
LA 0 3 44
MA 0 1 116
MD 0 3 248
ME 0 0 82
MI 2 24 134
MN 2 9 81
MO 5 21 69
MS 2 4 41
MT 0 8 54
NC 7 33 371
ND 0 3 19
NE 2 11 41
NH 0 0 83
NJ 1 18 190
NM 2 7 96
NV 0 2 63
NY 6 44 235
OH 4 38 154
OK 1 4 41
OR 2 3 193
PA 11 51 285
PR 0 0 20
RI 0 0 78
SC 0 18 244
SD 1 8 25
TN 1 9 184
TX 3 21 159
UT 0 1 64
VA 6 25 347
VT 0 3 96
WA 0 10 219
WI 0 12 92
WV 1 12 91
WY 0 4 41
Unlimited 0 0 519