Position opening soon: Society Chirurgeon

Patrick Anderson, President of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc., reports that the SCA is now seeking applicants for the position of Society Chirurgeon.

Patrick Anderson writes:

The Society Chirurgeon is the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc.’s officer in charge of first aid; appointed by the Board of Directors and reporting to the President of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc. This is an unpaid voluntary position with varying hours and requires strong attention to detail as well as good written and oral communication skills.

The Society Chirurgeon is required to be a warranted chirurgeon and fulfill the requirements outlined in The Society for Creative Anachronism Inc. Chirurgeon’s Handbook, for this office. Experience and knowledge of the provisions and administration of the chirurgeonate is necessary. This officer appoints and removes Kingdom Chirurgeons in conjunction with the Crowns of the respective Kingdoms. The Society Chirurgeon supports the Kingdom Chirurgeons in addressing concerns, reviewing policies and facilitating the Uniform Administrative Sanction Process. Previous appointment as Kingdom Chirurgeon is desired, but not required.

The Society Chirurgeon should be very familiar with the governing documents of Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc. and the handbooks for all Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc. departments. This officer is required to file quarterly reports to the President and Board of Directors, as well as other duties as requested by the President and Chirurgeonate Board Ombudsman. The Society Chirurgeon maintains records of serious injuries and illnesses and communicates as needed with all levels of Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc. membership on those subjects.

The Society Chirurgeon is required to have access to telephone and email with the ability for some travel. Other questions related to this position can be answered be contacting the Society Chirurgeon at chirurgeon@sca.org.

Hard copies of résumés (both professional and medieval, including offices held and awards received) must be sent to the attention of the Board of Directors at the SCA Corporate Office, P.O. Box 360789, Milpitas, CA 95036-0789. Electronic courtesy copies should also be sent to resumes@sca.org and chirurgeon@sca.org. Résumés must be received by Feburary 1, 2010.

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Patrick Anderson
President
Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc.
president@sca.org
952-412-4112

Comments are strongly encouraged and can be sent to:
SCA Inc.
Box 360789
Milpitas, CA 95036

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

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