CloudCatcher Reclaiming WitchCamp 2018
Student Teacher Application Information

PLEASE READ THE STUDENT TEACHER APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS THAT FOLLOW AND ENSURE YOU INCLUDE ALL NECESSARY INFORMATION IN YOUR SUBMISSION.

This Camp will be held at Springbrook, Queensland Australia, over the Easter weekend, Thursday 29th March to Monday 2nd April, 2018. Student teachers will also need to be available for the planning meeting throughout the Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday prior to camp.

CloudCatcher's website is: www.cloudcatcherwitchcamp.com.au

Applications to Student-Teach at this Camp close on Sunday 20th August Midnight AEST(GMT +10).

 

IN YOUR APPLICATION, OR IN THE COVER EMAIL, PLEASE ADDRESS THE FOLLOWING POINTS, RELEVANT TO YOUR YEAR LEVEL, AND HOW THE THEME AND MYTH FOR 2018 SPEAK TO YOU.


1st, 2nd and 3rd Year Student Teacher Guidelines

Preferably all applicants will:

1) Have attended a Reclaiming WitchCamp.

2) Already be teaching and priest/essing within their own community.

3) Be able to describe recent teaching and priest/essing experiences and any relevant skills. (This should be covered in your WitchCamp database profile).

4) Demonstrate a commitment to Reclaiming within Australia.

1st year applicants, please address the above points.

For 2nd year applicants please address the points above AND:

- the experience you have gained since your 1st year student teaching, such as:

- Recently leading community rituals, facilitating groups (not necessarily magical groups), offering/contributing to workshops and classes, including Core Reclaiming Classes.

- Plus skills you have been working on since your 1st year student teaching experience and how you are progressing with developing your own body of work.

3rd year applicants please address the general points above AND:

- What skills you have developed further since your 2nd year as a student teacher.

- Your experiences of offering your skills to the community since your 2nd year of student teaching.

- What body of work you have developed and how you are delivering it in the community.

Compensation: CloudCatcher offers the following to Australian student teachers.

- First year student teachers: Camp for free but pay any travel costs themselves.

- Second year receive: Camp for free, we pay travel costs associated with getting to and from CloudCatcher, with receipts.

- Third year receive: Camp for free, we pay travel costs associated with getting to and from CloudCatcher, with receipts.

- Overseas student teachers are welcome to apply, but we are unable to cover their international travel; flights to and from Brisbane will be their responsibility.

- At CloudCatcher we seek to select senior teachers who will offer excellent mentorship and training to student teachers.

How to apply:

Email a cover letter/email addressing the points listed on the previous page along with your connection to the myth and theme, and attach a word document with your teaching profile from Witchcamp.org (details below).

Please go to: www.witchcamp.org/teaching and create a login. Then fill in the application form there (ensure you select CloudCatcher in “camps you are applying for”). You can save this application, and continue/ change at any time. You can see how it looks if you click 'Preview' instead of 'Edit'. When you are happy with it, in 'Preview' copy the whole thing and paste it into a Word Document. Save this document, and send it with a covering email to the Selection group. Student teachers who already have a profile on the database, please ensure your application has been recently updated.

Please send all applications and queries to:

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with CLOUDCATCHER TEACHING in the subject heading.

NOTE: Applicants will receive a reply email when they send their application in to confirm it has been received, if you do not then please resend. All applicants should receive notification of the outcome of their application by 20th September, 2017.

On behalf of the Teacher Selection group, CloudCatcher WitchCamp

Jack Magick (Organiser)

Joanne M (Organiser)

Megan K (Community Member)

Jane Meredith (Teacher Representative)