Guard Officer Auditions
Leadership positions in the Frenship Guard are:
Section Leader (section leaders can be assigned specific duties/responsibilities within this role)
Guard members wishing to audition for a leadership position within the guard will follow the steps below.
Complete the Interest Form for Leadership Team
Create a short video to be viewed by the Band Staff.
This video should contain the following information:
Please tell us your full name and how many years you’ve completed in the guard. Please share any weapons experience and Officer experience, in addition to flag experience.
Please tell us for what leadership position you are auditioning.
Please tell us why you think you would be a good candidate for the Guard Leadership position.
What do you consider your greatest strength?
What is one weakness of yours upon which you would like to improve?
What do you think is the job of the Guard Officer?
If you saw someone struggling with the flag work, what would you do?
How best can you, as a guard leader, support both Ms. Knight and Caitlin in their jobs of guard director and guard technician?
Finally, please share anything else that you’d like us to know before we make our decision!
Be sure to have adequate light to ensure a quality video. There is no maximum time limit for the video, but please keep your comments concise and avoid rambling.
If you do not have a YouTube account, create one (or borrow someone else's).
Upload your video to your YouTube account.
Mark your video as "Unlisted" - only someone with the link can access the video.
Make sure your permissions are set correctly so that we can view your video.
Complete the Video Submission Form for Guard Officers.
Copy/paste the link to your YouTube video in the form.
June 1 - complete Interest Form for Leadership Team
June 8 - deadline for video submission
June 8-11 - staff review videos & finalize results
June 12 - announce results