Tuesday, March 1, 2011

ESS Elections

It's election time! If you would like to nominate yourself for a position on the Education Students' Society, here are the details. Nominations forms can be found on the bulletin board just outside the ed lounge (ED189) in an envelope. Forms are due on March 18, 2011. Please place them in the box on the desk inside the ed lounge labelled 'Election Forms'.


Available positions are as follows, as stated in the Constitution. Executive positions are only available to students who have already served on the ESS for at least one year and are not during their internship year. Council positions are open to anyone.

The E.S.S. Executive shall consist of the following positions:

  • President or Co-Presidents (to a maximum of 2)
  • Vice-President Academic/Professional Affairs
  • Vice-President Financial
  • Vice-President Social
  • Vice-President Communications
  • Secretary

The E.S.S. Council shall consist of the following positions:

  • Social Representatives (2)
  • Saskatchewan Teachers’ Federation (STF) Representatives (4)
  • General Representatives (4)
  • Program Representatives (the following 9)
  • 1) ECEC Representative
  • 2) Elementary Representative
  • 3) Middle Years Representative
  • 4) Secondary Representative
  • 5) Arts Education Representative
  • 6) Baccalaur√©at en √©ducation Representative
  • 7) HOPE Representative
  • 8) BESS Representative
  • 9) SUNTEP Representative
  • Lounge Director
  • Mentorship Program Director

For details on the duties of each position, please read the Constitution: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1kGGxDp9v0FaFpYxKeAwJ6GjVebiw6j3WZeTAEM0MB7E/edit?hl=en

Nominees must be available to meet once with the current executive on in April (date TBA) to turn over duties. Successful nominees will be contacted by email or phone on March 22, 2011. Good luck!