General Evaluator

General Evaluator

The General Evaluator is an evaluator of everything that takes place throughout the meeting. Their main job is to review and assess the club meeting—from the time people arrive to the end of the program’s educational component—and report their findings. … Continued
Toastmaster

Toastmaster

The main duty of the Toastmaster is to act as the host and make introductions between the prepared speech speakers and speech evaluators. They effectively help the Chair Person facilitate a big portion of the meeting. Participants should be introduced … Continued
Sergeant at Arms

Sergeant at Arms

Before the meeting Ensure the meeting location has been booked Maintain Club equipment in working order and check after every meeting to ensure adequate supplies are available Join/log into meeting prior to the 7pm start time. At the meeting (in-person) … Continued
Wordmaster

Wordmaster

Note: Other clubs often separate the functions of this role into two distinct roles (Grammarian and Ah-counter). At MetroSpeakers we combine it into a single role (Wordmaster)! Being the Wordmaster is an exercise in improving your listening skills. You have … Continued
Timer

Timer

The Timer is responsible for timing items in the meeting, and signalling at appropriate points. One of the skills in speech training is expressing oneself within a specific time. The Timer helps those at the meeting practise this. Prior to … Continued
Chair Person

Chair Person

The Chair Person is one of the most critical roles for any Toastmaster’s meeting. They set the theme, encourage people to sign up for roles/speeches and facilitate the overall meeting. On the week of meeting Determine a theme and question … Continued
Finding the meeting agenda

Finding the meeting agenda

The agenda is a printable webpage that automatically updates based on the meeting role/speech sign ups. Steps Head over the Easy Speak Navigate to the meeting you would like to view the agenda for. Locate the agenda button on the … Continued
App Master

App Master

The app master presents and demonstrates an app or other piece of technology that they find useful or exciting. The information should be presented so that a new user will easily understand and be able to use the technology. Before … Continued