Music Pastor

Cornerstone Community Church
Wildomar, California, United States

Date Posted: 05/16/2018
Categories: Associate Pastor - Media/Technology - Music Ministry - Worship Pastor
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Primary responsibility is to serve as an extension of the Creative Arts Pastor and partner with all Worship Leaders in venues across the organization. Ability to lead in a way that matches the culture and DNA of Cornerstone is absolutely paramount. A high Musical IQ is also required. Studio experience is HIGHLY desired. Songwriting is championed within our environment as well.




  • Serve as an extension of the Creative Arts Pastor who also serves as one of the Worship Leaders.
  • Champion the Development and Pastoral Care of all Musicians and Vocalists within Cornerstone Creative.
  • Collaborate on song selection and building worship sets with all Cornerstone Worship Leaders.
  • Writing charts. 
  • Editing/transposing MP3's 
  • Editing/creating tracks and running Ableton 
  • Recruits, develops and trains musicians 


  • Own Service Flow planning across the organization.
  • Develop Systems and Processes that allow the Music Department to scale as additional campuses are added.
  • Prep Materials for Weekend Experience staff and volunteers. Charts, Multitrack Files, PCO rights, etc.
  • Manage Planning Center keeping services up to date and well organized. Charts updated, titles correct, arrangements up to date, etc.
  • Partner with Production Director to build the Ableton Set. (we use it to trigger AVL content as well)



  • You are a total Jesus Freak.
  • You say no to drugs.
  • You are in a committed relationship so we don't have to deal with the drama of the hunt.
  • You know the difference between a pair of Levi's 510's vs 511's or 514's.
  • You are probably a 4 or a 3 on the Enneagram.
  • You are probably either an ENFJ or ENTJ. Or a really highly functioning P.


  • You have your BA degree in either Music Ministry or Music Education.
  • You have been in ministry for a few years already.
  • You are not scared off by systems and processes.
  • You are team oriented.
  • You are described as a leader. Not just an artist.
  • You are not hated or despised by your current boss.
  • You know what Asana is.
  • You know what #Slack is.
  • You know what the Nashville Number System is.
  • You are described as sticky. People are drawn to you. People trust you.
  • You have the ability to recruit, train and manage volunteers. 
  • You have character that can keep you where your talent get's you.
  • You have a proven track record in facilitating Team Nights & Master Classes.
  • You have a passion for developing the next generation of musicians and vocalists.


  • Ability to play multiple instruments.
  • Ability to give in-the-moment direction to musicians.
  • Ability to train and develop other musicians & vocalists.
  • Ability to train and develop Music Directors or Worship Leaders.
  • Studio experience a plus. Scoring for video work is also considered a plus. 

Reports to: Creative Arts Pastor

Partners with: Worship Leaders & Production Staff.

Direct Reports: Music Directors, Contract Musicians, all volunteers within the Music Department.



  • You get to make really cool music.
  • You get to work with really cool people.
  • You get to be on a really cool team.

You get to be an hour away from San Diego, Orange County, Los Angeles & Skiing in the mountains. 


Who you should stalk online:

  • Charlie Lane (@charlie_lane on insta) Charlie is our Creative Arts Pastor and is one of the Worship Leaders at the Wildomar Campus.
  • Allie Mendez (@_alliemendez on insta) Allie leads worship at the Menifee Campus and also gives direction to the Family Life Worship Department.

Check us out at

Check us out on @go2cornerstone // Instagram

Check us out on itunes:


**** send video links, resume and a KILLER headshot to 

**** "Music Pastor" in Subject Line of email.

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