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Notice of Hull Branch UCU Annual General Meeting

Dear UCU Member
Your local branch of UCU will be holding its Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 11th November at 2.00 pm via Zoom.  The agenda and draft minutes of the last AGM, held on the 4/12/19, are attached for your information.   A Zoom link for the AGM will be sent to you nearer the time.
This e-mail is also a call for nominations for Officer and Committee Members to the following posts;
Vice President
Membership Secretary
Equality Officer
Anti-Casualisation Officer
Campaigns Officer
Committee Members (x 10 positions)
A copy of the branch rules (attached) gives a brief description of the above posts and what is expected in the role.  The current Committee strongly encourages members from a wide range of roles and departments to put themselves forward for posts.  This is essential for the effectiveness of your union Branch.
If you wish to stand for any of the above posts, please email Vicky Cattini ( stating the post you wish to stand for.    You will need to find two UCU members willing to support your nomination.  CC these two members into your nomination email.   The closing date for nominations is 12 noon on Wednesday 14th October 2020.  

It is proposed that if any of the posts have more than one nomination, a ballot will take place.  Those applying will be notified and will be given the opportunity to submit a 450 word document explaining why they wish to stand for the post and this will be sent to members as part of the voting process.  The results of the ballot will be announced at the AGM.
If members wish to put forward any motions for the AGM please can you send them to Kevin Paulson, Branch Secretary, at stating your name and the name of your seconder, again by 12 noon on Wednesday 14th October 2020.
Kind regards
Vicky Cattini
Branch Administrator – 

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