Apply To Be a Discussion Leader

Application’s for Discussion Leaders
is currently closed for Fall 23, there will be more opportunities in the near future so if interested please contact us to be added to our list.

We cordially invite applications from enthusiastic individuals interested in assuming the role of Discussion Leader for our upcoming Fall 2023 and Spring 2024 veteran discussion groups. These groups are specifically designed for veterans in recovery, focusing on exploring selected humanities texts that delve into profound subjects such as war, trauma, and recovery. As a Discussion Leader, you will have the unique opportunity to facilitate engaging discussions and contribute to the growth and well-being of our veteran community.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate thought-provoking discussions centered around carefully curated humanities texts.
  • Guide participants in critically analyzing and interpreting the themes and messages conveyed in the chosen texts.
  • Foster an inclusive and respectful environment that encourages active participation and meaningful dialogue.
  • Offer guidance and support to veterans as they navigate the complex topics addressed in the discussion groups.
  • Collaborate with a dynamic team of professionals to ensure the program’s success.

Requirements for Consideration:

  • Previous military experience or a solid connection to the military community.
  • Willingness to participate in our comprehensive preparatory training program held at Marshall University. This intensive three-day course will take place from August 24th to August 26th and will equip you with the necessary skills to excel as a Discussion Leader.
  • Commitment to leading one of our esteemed discussion group series during the Fall 2023 or Spring 2024 semester. Each series comprises weekly meetings conducted over a span of five weeks.
Benefits: As a valued Discussion Leader, you will receive a competitive monetary stipend for your invaluable contributions to the program. Furthermore, you will have the chance to develop and refine your leadership, communication, and facilitation skills while positively impacting the lives of our veteran community.

Join us in our mission to create a vibrant space for veterans to engage in meaningful conversations and explore narratives that resonate with their experiences. Apply now to become a Discussion Leader and embark on a fulfilling personal and professional growth journey.

To apply, please complete the attached application form and submit it with your updated resume no later than August 1st, 2023. We eagerly anticipate reviewing your application and getting one step closer to shaping a transformative discussion experience for our veterans.

Note: Due to the high volume of applications expected, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further evaluation.

Thank you for your interest in becoming a Discussion Leader. Together, let us inspire and empower our veteran community through the power of dialogue and reflection.


The Testament Team

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