Officer Opening – Minister of Arts & Sciences

The Barony of the Cleftlands is accepting applications for Minister of Arts & Sciences. This position requires current SCA membership. If you would like to be considered for this position, please fill out the application online. The submission will be received by the Baron, Baroness, Seneschal, and Minister of Arts & Sciences for review prior to being presented at an Officers meeting for final polling. The deadline for submissions is December 12, 2022. Questions or comments may be directed to my inbox.

Lady Claricia de la Mere

The Minister of Arts and Sciences is responsible for fostering arts and sciences within the Barony. They organize classes for weekly meetings, and potentially other activities such as challenges in the goal of promoting and encouraging participation in the arts and sciences. The MoAS is usually at meetings to help organize classes, but this is not required (or they may choose to send a deputy instead). As our society becomes increasingly comfortable in this virtual age, the MoAS will also create virtual events, update calendars, and use social media and email to promote activities. This position will file reports on projects, research, and classes that members of the community have taken or taught. Qualifications include:
  • Paid member of the SCA (required)
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Good grasp of social media usage (specifically Facebook for creating events and promoting activities)
  • A passion for learning and appreciation of the arts
  • A creative mindset for developing activities is helpful
  • Ability to attend local meetings as needed