Hogwarts School: A Harry Potter RPG

Hogwarts Applications => Professor Applications => Topic started by: Ophelie Lecuyier on 26/06/2013 at 18:17

Title: So You Want to Be a Professor?
Post by: Ophelie Lecuyier on 26/06/2013 at 18:17
so. you want to be a professor?
Great! We'd love to have you. But before you submit that app or write those lesson plans, take a second to review the part of the job that people don't often consider - the OOC commitment involved. This is not to scare you off! We just want you to know what you're signing on for.

what does a prof do, exactly?
Glad you asked! Professors are required to:
A lot of professors also engage in things that are optional (but much appreciated!), such as:
how much time does all this take?
It depends on you, and how involved you'd like your lessons to be. Professors who host lessons with rounds need to update more frequently, for example. Professors who go the extra mile and thread with their students obviously spend more time writing posts. We'd estimate that proffing takes roughly 20 OOC hours per term, give or take.

what about character limits?
Those still apply. Two students at the Castle, plus one Professor character if you're chosen.

wow. that's a lot. what do profs get out of it?
First and foremost, Professors get the undying love and respect of the Admin team and the HS.net community at large. Without you guys, the school aspect would be much more difficult to play out, and that's why a lot of people come! We'd be lost without you.

But we recognize that that's not enough in light of all that we ask you to do as Professors. So starting in the 1939-40 term, we are pleased to offer the following Professor Incentives:
still want to be a prof?
Applications for professors will be open on OOC April 1, so check back then to fill out an application. We've been expecting you.