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Cornerstone Ministries International

Campus Pastor

Cornerstone Ministries International
Whitsunday, Queensland, Australia

Date Posted: 05/13/2014
Categories: Church/Ministry - Missions/Int.
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:


 Cornerstone Ministries International, seeks to employ a Spirit-filled Campus Pastor for one of their Church Plants. The position offers lovely opportunities for young entrepreneurial candidates, in a ministry that desires to reach the world for Christ through active discipleship and planting Churches.



This position is accountable to Cornerstone Ministries International’s Senior Pastor and the CMI Board of Directors.


Pastoral Ministry:

  • Church Ministerial:
  • Minister to people’s needs within the church and all ministries,
  • To lead the lost to become fully devoted followers of Jesus through your position both in the church and community at large
  • Minister to staff, volunteers and fulltime staff at Cornerstone Ministries International,
  • Minister to the Church, as leader of the Eldership team,
  • Lead the Life group ministry and to ensure people are discipled and people’s pastoral needs are met.
  • Lead the Music ministry, either as Worship Leader or as Coordinator.
  • Church Administrational:
  • Ensure administrational policies and procedures are kept.
  • Administer the Child Protection requirements.
  • Ensure records of Salvations, Baptisms and dedications are kept.
  • Ensure attendance of members, and Membership of Church members are kept.
  • Submit timely reports for the Board meetings.


Time Commitments/Expectations

Your working hours will be a minimum of 38 hours per week, including the following:

  • 6am – 9pm on Sundays for worship services and ministry.
  • As needed on Weekdays and nights, to adequately disciple the Church and community.
  • Any other hours required maintaining the function and success of the Cornerstone Ministries International.
  • 2 weeks per year is granted for International ministry. If additional international ministry is requested, these will only be granted upon Board approval and consent to an additional maximum of 2 weeks per year.


International Ministry defined:

  • Church Planting Training:
  • Minister to Pastors and leaders around the world,
  • Equip Church Planters for Church Planting,
  • Mentor and Pastor Church Leaders.
  • Missions:
  • Initiate and lead missionary teams on ministry trips,
  • Train and equip missionaries,
  • Provide Spiritual Oversight to missionaries.
  • Pedagogic ministry:
  • Initiate, co-ordinate and establish Christian Schools, Bible Schools and Universities,
  • Encourage Christian education,
  • Minister and leads Christian educational enterprises.
  • Church growth:
  • Minister to Pastors and leaders around the world,
  • Be involved at all possible levels of International Christian Ministry,
  • Use your Gifts and Talents wisely to extend God’s Kingdom.


Duties/ Responsibilities

As it relates to:

  • General ministry within the Cornerstone Ministries International.
  • The duties and responsibilities are reflected in the preceding outlines.
  • Detailed responsibilities will be outlined in employment contract.


  • General ministry within the International Arena.
  • The duties and responsibilities are reflected in the preceding outlines.


Since ministerial work is of a highly sensitive and confidential nature, we require you to sign a confidentiality statement of understanding prior to commencing your ministry.


I trust that you find this acceptable. Procedures and policies are in place and will be required to be adhered to. This will conclude our expectations, but not limited to and might be altered and adjusted as and when required.


We trust that you find these descriptions and expectations mutually acceptable and suitable. If you have any queries about any of these, please do not ask about clarifying those. We wish for this to be a long and fruitful tenure together.


Requirements for Application.


  • 5 Years of Full-time Pastoral ministry experience.
  • A minimum of 3 years fulltime Pastoral and Theological Education, with a minimum of a Bachelors Degree from a reputable Theological Institution.
  • At least 3 references, validating your ministry and pastoral ministry.
  • Spirit-filled with evidence of openness and operating in the Gifts of the Spirit.
  • Have a heart for evangelism and missions.
  • Confirmation of the Call of God upon their life.
  • Submission to the Vision and Mission of CMI.
  • Submission of a recent media recording of ministry.
  • Being a person of good moral standing.
  • No Criminal record.
  • In good financial standing.
  • Willingness to adapt and adopt within an ever-changing Church environment.
  • Endorsement and subscribing to our Statement of Faith.
  • Endorsement and subscribing to our policies and procedures


Our Offer:


To the successful candidate, we offer $60’000 per annum, plus superannuation and private health cover.