Nominations are now invited for the Branch elections to be held prior to the Annual General Meeting on 27 February 2014.
Nominations must be made in accordance with the agreed Constitution which states at Rule 15 that “nominations shall proceed only from members within the Branch or workplace as appropriate”. Therefore, only members working and fixed in the “work areas” , as defined in the attached paper, can nominate or receive nominations for a steward vacancy in that work area. Nominations for all other posts may proceed from any member within the Branch.
Nominations are therefore invited for the following posts:
Branch Chairperson (1)
Branch Secretary (1)
Branch Assistant Secretary (2)
Branch Organiser/Treasurer (1)
Branch Executive Committee Member (3)
Branch Conference Delegate (4)
Local Stewards (as appropriate – see attached sheet)
Branch Women’s Advisory Committee (5)
Branch Auditors (2)
Nominations must be made in accordance with Branch rule 17 in that “ No candidate should be eligible for any Branch Election without first having signified their willingness to serve and secondly confirmed that they are not and will not be members of the ISU for the period of office”
Nominations should be sent to Stan Scrivener, PCS, Priory Court, St. John’s Road, Dover, CT17 9SH
Nominees may, if they wish to, provide a summary of their previous trade union involvement on the form below. These will be distributed with any ballot papers.
The closing date for receipt of nominations is 5pm on Friday 17 January 2014