Applicants And Positions Report

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(real-time snapshot) at 1/29/2023 11:16:39 AM

There are currently 1690 call seekers (1601 teaching elders, 76 candidates/first call seekers, and 13 lay professionals) seeking church related positions.
There are 714 positions in the system (36 of them are available for persons seeking their first call).
There are 704 female call seekers and 973 male call seekers.

There are 45 racial/ethnic, multi ethnic congregations with openings in the system.
There are 269 racial ethnic call seekers in the system.

OPEN NOT ACTIVE Summary:
There are 1086 PIF's on file for persons who are open to discerning a call, but who are not actively seeking.
Of these 1079 are teaching elders, 27 candidates/first call seekers, and 7 lay professionals.


Position List

Position Available Open to 1st Call PIFs Seeking Position
Administrator 0 0 179
Associate Director 0 0 138
Associate Pastor (Christian Education) 5 0 489
Associate Pastor (Other) 58 4 825
Associate Pastor (Youth) 11 1 416
Bivocational/Tentmaker 4 0 282
Campus Ministry 2 0 394
Chaplain 0 0 566
Christian Educator (Certified) 2 0 124
Christian Educator (non-certified) 5 0 219
Church Business Administrator 0 0 127
Co- Pastor 3 0 445
College/Seminary Faculty 0 0 313
Communicator 0 0 196
Coordinator 2 0 204
Director of Music (non-ordained) 2 0 128
Evangelist or Mission Pastor 0 0 226
Executive Director 2 0 244
Executive Pastor 1 0 262
Finance Manager 0 0 118
Funds Developer 1 0 160
General Assembly Staff 0 0 239
General Presbyter/Executive Presbyter/Presbytery Leader 13 0 354
Head of Staff (Multi-Staff Pastor, who supervised two or more teaching elders and other staff) 14 0 673
Head of Staff (who supervised one teaching elder and other staff) 27 0 820
Media Specialist 0 0 156
Mid-Council Program Staff 0 0 236
Minister of Music (ordained) 0 0 118
Mission Co-worker (International) 0 0 184
Pastor (church planter, new church development, new worshipping community) 4 0 390
Pastor (for a designated term) 20 2 562
Pastor (Other Temporary i.e. Supply,Student) 33 2 575
Pastor (Transformation/Redevelopment) 3 0 456
Pastor Interim 58 0 753
Pastor, yoked/parish 26 3 335
Pastoral Counselor 0 0 217
Seminary Staff 0 0 280
Solo Pastor 405 24 1261
Stated Clerk 1 0 192
Synod Executive 0 0 180
Youth Director (Non-ordained) 12 0 357

Geographic Choices

State Positions Open to 1st Call Positions Available Person Prefers
AK 1 6 30
AL 1 5 90
AR 0 8 46
AZ 0 3 100
CA 1 35 257
CO 0 10 176
CT 0 0 129
DC 0 1 205
DE 0 2 150
FL 0 30 210
GA 0 17 235
HI 0 0 80
IA 3 25 73
ID 0 2 67
IL 0 45 168
IN 0 18 130
KS 0 11 60
KY 0 6 147
LA 0 6 41
MA 0 2 117
MD 0 10 231
ME 0 1 79
MI 0 24 127
MN 3 14 92
MO 1 17 70
MS 2 8 45
MT 0 7 52
NC 3 43 373
ND 0 1 16
NE 1 12 36
NH 0 1 82
NJ 1 20 191
NM 1 9 91
NV 0 4 59
NY 4 45 221
OH 1 29 141
OK 0 9 47
OR 0 3 175
PA 2 47 266
PR 0 0 23
RI 0 0 77
SC 1 23 244
SD 3 7 21
TN 0 20 177
TX 3 34 165
UT 0 3 56
VA 3 32 307
VT 0 2 91
WA 1 14 204
WI 0 17 103
WV 0 18 75
WY 0 8 36
Unlimited 0 0 427