Committee nominations now open

Nominations are called to fill vacancies on the following AEU Committees:

Standing committees

Reconciliation Standing Committee
The Reconciliation Standing Committee ensures through Branch Council, support of future Reconciliation work and RAPs. The Committee will seek cultural advice and guidance from the AEU Aboriginal Education Consultative Committee.
One female and two male positions for 2 years ending December 2021.

Country Conditions Standing Committee
The Committee monitors country working conditions and makes recommendations to Branch Executive on appropriate policy and action.
One female and two male positions for 2 years ending December 2021.

Finance
The Committee is chaired by the Treasurer and prepares the AEU budget and reviews expenditure on a quarterly basis.
One male and two female positions for 2 years ending December 2021.

Occupational Health, Safety and Welfare
The Committee monitors OHS&W issues and advises on matters relating to the working environment and health of members and students.
One female and two male positions for 2 years ending December 2021.

Consultative committees

Consultative Committees provide advice to Branch Executive on matters affecting their membership sector. All positions are for a one-year term of office ending December 2020.

Contract and TRT 9 positions. Employable, Contract and TRT members.

Special Education – 9 positions. Teachers and School Services Officers involved in Special Education.

Status of Women – 9 positions.
Women members from all membership sectors and classifications.

Leaders 9 positions. School leader members in all sectors of schooling.

Aboriginal Education9 positions.
Indigenous members from all membership sectors and classifications.

School Services Officers
9 positions. School Services Officers in DfE.

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex (LGBTI)
9 positions. All membership sectors and classifications. One position reserved for an ATSI member.

Early Childhood – up to 15 positions, a majority of whom shall be Children’s Services Act employees. Members working in Early Childhood Education.

Closing date:

Nominations for these Committee vacancies must reach the: Returning Officer, 163 Greenhill Road, Parkside SA 5063, no later than 5.00pm on Thursday 14 November 2019.

A nomination form is available for printing or online submission. Nominations may be accompanied by a supporting statement of not more than 200 words.

Election procedure:

Ballots for contested positions will be conducted at Branch Council on Saturday 16 November 2019.

David Smith
Returning Officer