Position Opening - Society Chirurgeon

Thomas W. Hughes, President of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc., has announced that the SCA Board of Directors is now accepting applications for the position of Society Chirurgeon.

Mr. Hughes writes:

The Board of Directors of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc. is currently accepting applications for the position of Society Chirurgeon.  The Society Chirurgeon is the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc.’s corporate first aid officer; 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.

Qualifications for the position include excellent written and oral communication skills, the ability to work independently to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines, and strong computer skills. Experience in a modern business setting, organizational ability and problem-solving skills are a must. Experience in a modern non-profit organization and prior experience at the Corporate or Society level of the SCA are desirable, but not required.

Hard copies of résumés (both professional and SCA, including offices held and awards received) must be sent to Renee Signorotti for the attention of the Board and the President at the SCA Corporate Office, P.O. Box 360789, Milpitas, CA 95036-0789. Résumés must be received by December 1, 2012. Questions regarding this position may be directed to Leslie Vaughn, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the SCA Inc. via e-mail at chairman@sca.org, or to Thomas W. Hughes, President, via phone at 630-418-8774 or via e-mail at president@sca.org.

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.