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Roundabout Sub-committee

VACANCIES FOR ROUNDABOUT SUB-COMMITTEE

The Roundabout Subcommittee of the Roundabout magazine invites applicants from all Regions of Scotland to join the Editorial Team as Proof Readers for a service period of four years. There are currently two vacancies.

ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES
As a Proof Reader your primary duties will be to read the articles sent to Roundabout magazine by the Fellowship, to ensure that they meet the criteria for publication including:
An ability to read with scrutiny each article submitted, to ascertain that it is appropriate and relevant and interesting to the Fellowship
Have an ability to amend any grammatical or spelling errors
Edit the articles to a manageable length for publication 
Have an understanding of the AA Steps, Tradition, Concepts, and Guidelines along with an awareness of Conference approved literature 

ROLE REQUIREMENTS 
  • A minimum of five years continuous sobriety
  • A high standard of English literacy
  • A proficiency in computer technology 
  • A desire and ability to work as part of a team
  • Service as a Roundabout Liaison Officer at Group, Intergroup or Regional level would be advantageous
  • Flexibility to adapt and assist with other roles within the Editorial Team, as appropriate, and delegated by the Editor 

Applications should be endorsed by Intergroup or Region and accompanied by a letter of support.  Current application forms can be accessed and downloaded from  the Roundabout vacancy page or document library  of the AA Website or by contacting admin.nothernserviceoffice@gsogb.org.uk or phone 041 226 2214

Applications should be forwarded by email to Jenny.Pryke@gsogb.org.uk or posted to 
Jenny Pryke at The General Service Office of Alcoholics Anonymous, (Great Britain) Limited, PO Box 1, 10 Toft Green, York, YO1 7NJ

The closing date for applications is 18th July 2020


If you are interested in becoming a proof reader and joining the Editorial team and would like to discuss it further, in the first instance, please contact the Roundabout Trustee  at trustee.highlandsregion@gsogb.org.uk 

Terri S Board Trustee for Roundabout 

You can download a form here. It may also be returned to the postal or email address on the main vacancies page.