JDC West 2013 is now hiring for Godparents!

Do you have INSANE JDC West spirit and have past JDC West experience? Apply to be a godparent – one of the most rewarding positions and experiences. See below for job descriptions. To apply, please fill out the following application.  https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dElvTmxkUjVqZHdmMF9zVTM3NVJVbEE6MQ#gid=0

Applications due Tuesday, April 1st at noon.  

VP Academic Godparent


The VP Academic God-parent is responsible for the development and coordination of all 10 case teams. They are the key liaison between our coaches and team and must be able to diagnose problems quickly. They provide the resources and organization needed to allow the academic teams succeed.

Key Responsibilities

  • Liaise with head coaches, coaching team and each individual case team
  • Organize 4 MCC’s including scheduling, food ordering and case printing
  • Bi-weekly check-ins with each academic team
  • Attend as many individual case-team meetings as possible
  • Organize case workshops in terms of scheduling and food ordering
  • Help give feedback to academic teams on case

Skills and Experience

  • Previous experience on the JDC West team is a must
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Organizational and time management skills

VP Charity/Participation


The VP Charity/Participation is responsible for all aspects of charity and the participation side of JDC West. Working closely with the Captain to execute on an effective and winning participation strategy. This includes swag ordering, apparel ordering and coordinating all aspects of participation such as door decorations, swag night, skit night and all around how Sauder can best spread the JDC West love the weekend of.

Key Responsibilities

  • Organize Chillin’ for Charity
  • Organize charity fundraisers for the year: i.e. club fundraisers (2), Ronald McDonald House, etc.
  • Ensure each individual on the team has met their minimum fundraising requirement
  • Order swag and apparel
  • Coordinate and execute a winning participation strategy. (Door decorations, noisemakers, costumes, presents for OC/other captains, etc.)

Skills & Experiences

  • Previous JDC West Experience is a must
  • Insanely spirited
  • Creative and organized

Sports Captain

Key Responsibilities

  • Hold try-outs and choose a team of 8 athletes
  • Organize sports strategies for both netball and badminton (i.e. playbook!)
  • Book and organize team practices, scrimmages, tournaments
  • Look for external tournaments that team can compete in
  • Hold athletic team meetings and socials
  • Order team jerseys/equipment

Skills and Experiences

  • Previous JDC West experience is a must
  • Athletic ability
  • Leadership skills
  • Organized

To apply, please fill out the following application form: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dElvTmxkUjVqZHdmMF9zVTM3NVJVbEE6MQ#gid=0

Email jesstang7@gmail.com if you have any questions.