Position Open: Society Chatelain

The Society for Creative Anachronism Inc. is accepting applications for the position of Society Chatelain.

The Society Chatelain is the officer responsible for coordinating the fostering of newcomers and public outreach for the SCA. This officer is currently a deputy to the Society Seneschal. Duties include:

  • Coordinating the efforts of kingdom chatelains/hospitallers
  • Developing and compiling materials for recruitment, newcomer orientation, and local officer training.
  • Developing and sponsoring a Member Education Program
  • Developing and maintaining a knowledge base for SCA demos, as well as an SCA demo policy/guidelines document.
  • Performing other duties assigned by the Board or Society Seneschal as directed.

Successful candidates for this position will have demonstrated leadership skills, problem solving expertise and experience with project management.

Applicants should be able to travel to other Kingdoms as necessary, and have easy access to phone, mail, and reliable e-mail. An applicant must be a paid member of the Society, and must be able to meet quarterly reporting deadlines in a timely manner.

Though this is an unpaid position, it presents the opportunity to not only help shape the future of the Society, but to give something back to an organization that has become an important part of so many lives. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to help create a lasting program which will have long term, positive impact on thousands of participants across the world.

Hard copies of résumés, including SCA offices held and awards received, must be sent to:

SCA Inc.
Attn: Society Chatelain Position
P.O. Box 360789
Milpitas, CA 95036-0789
Electronic copies may also be sent to resumes@sca.org.

Résumés must be received by September 30, 2009. The incoming Chatelain will begin working with the outgoing Chatelain in November 2009, in preparation for taking over the position in January 2010.

Questions regarding the position may be directed to Elise Fleming (Alys Katharine), Society Chatelaine, via telephone at (440) 779-6384, or via e-mail at chatelaine@sca.org.

Patrick Anderson
President, Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc.

Comments are strongly encouraged and can be sent to:

SCA Inc.
Box 360789
Milpitas, CA 95036

You may also email comments@lists.sca.org.

This announcement is an official informational release by the Society for Creative Anachronism , Inc. Permission is granted to reproduce this announcement in its entirety in newsletters, websites and electronic mailing lists.