Deoan, it's been a pleasure working with you! But the time has come for rotation of Captain of Soldiers. If you are interested, please see below. Overview Captain of Soldiers is an administrative position in the Department of Membership. This position focuses on handling all aspects of a soldier's life in the Tower. You will be placing soldiers in the Hall for raising to Gaidin. You'll also be called upon to provide counsel to the Director of Membership and the Officers. Requirements You must be a male Senior Member for at least six months. Knowledge of the Bylaws and Member Manual are a plus; if you don't know them, you will learn them. Tact, diplomacy, and discretion are a must in this position, as you'll be privy to information that normal members are not! Positions in the Department of Membership run in 18 month terms. You should plan on being able to serve the full term, although we do know that sometimes events in our real lives make this impossible. Duties and Responsibilities --Provide counsel to the administration as needed --Keep track of where soldiers are at and send raising packets as necessary --Provide the first line of defense when membership problems with soldiers arise --Work with the Director and other membership admins when inter-group problems arise --moderate the two forums associated with soldiers --moderate the usergroups associated with soldiers --build morale and activity for the soldiers and within the Garrison --work to coordinate plans to celebrate community-wide festivals and freedays --write quarterly reports to the Director, Keeper, and Amyrlin about your soldiers --anything and everything I've forgotten that deals with soldiers Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com, and firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject "APPLICATION - CAPTAIN OF SOLDIERS- YOUR NAME HERE" by December 24, 2011. Please include why you think you'd be a good Captain of Soldiers and leader for your group, and any other information that we should consider including ideas you have for the position and any thoughts for the future.