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Information for Cadet Cadre

Applications for Cadet Cadre are now being accepted. Please review the information below, and submit applications to Jwenzel@ilwg.cap.gov and copy gmcdowell@ilwg.cap.gov no later than 28 FEB 23

 

2023 ILWG SUMMER ENCAMPMENT STAFF APPLICATION INVITATION

The 2023 Illinois Wing Summer Encampment is accepting applications for staff positions for the upcoming encampment, to be held from July 20-29 at the Marseilles National Guard Training Area. Cadet staff must arrive by 0900 on July 20th for staff training.

The preferred qualifications for each staff position are listed below, but these are only preferences, not requirements.  All applicants for staff positions will be considered.  

If you would like to apply for the 2023 ILWGSE Staff, do the following:

1. Submit your CAP resume.  Include at least two senior members for character reference.  

2. Submit a brief (one page or less) letter outlining why you would be a good choice for the position(s) you are applying for.  

You can apply for multiple positions, but if you do, state the order of preference for your choices.  Email the above-requested information to Lt Col John Wenzel at jwenzel@ilwg.cap.gov by February 28th, 2023.    

CADET COMMANDER

Has attended at least four encampments (three of which are ILWG summer encampments)

Has completed ILWGSE ATS/CLASS 

Has achieved the Eaker Award

Has completed an extended CAP leadership academy/activity of any kind (as listed on the NCSA site or a similar non-NCSA activity) 

CADET DEPUTY COMMANDERS (OPERATIONS, SUPPORT)

Has attended at least three ILWG summer encampments

Has completed ILWGSE ATS/CLASS 

Has achieved the Eaker Award

Has completed a CAP leadership academy/activity of any kind (as listed on the NCSA site or a similar non-NCSA activity) 

Be willing to accept the role of Cadet Commander if needed

CADET SQUADRON COMMANDERS

Has attended at least three encampments (two of which are ILWG summer encampments)

Has completed ILWGSE ATS/CLASS

Has achieved the Earhart Award

Be willing to accept the role of Cadet Deputy Commander if needed

CADET FLIGHT COMMANDERS

Has attended at least two ILWG summer encampments

Has completed ILWGSE ATS/CLASS

Has achieved the Mitchell Award

Be willing to accept the role of Cadet Squadron Commander if needed

CADET FIRST SERGEANT

Has attended at least two ILWG summer encampments

Has completed ILWGSE ATS/CLASS

Has completed achievement 5 (Lindbergh – C/MSgt)

CADET FLIGHT SERGEANT

Has completed at least two ILWG summer encampments

Has completed ILWG ATS/CLASS

Has achieved the Wright Brothers Award

Be willing to accept the role of Cadet First Sergeant if needed

SUPPORT STAFF 

Has completed at least two ILWG summer encampments

Has completed ILWG ATS/CLASS

Has achieved the Wright Brothers Award

Be willing to accept the role of Cadet Flight Sergeant if needed.

CADET PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICERS or NCOS 

 

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