Notice of By-Elections 2020

Posted 11 September 2020
Notice of By-Elections October 2020

This is official notice that Hull University Students’ Union (HUSU) will be holding by-elections for a wide range of voluntary Part-Time Officer positions as per the following details:

 

Timeline

Monday 14th September 9am - Nominations open

Monday 28th September 12 noon - Nominations close

Friday 2nd October 12 noon – Manifesto Deadline

Monday 5th October 9am - Voting opens

Friday 9th October 12 noon - Voting closes

 

How to nominate yourself

Simply go to www.hulluniunion.com/nominatenow and register your interest by filling in the short form before the deadline of 12 noon on Monday 28th September. This doesn’t commit you to running in the election, and you’re not expected to submit a manifesto at this stage – you’re simply expressing your interest.

If you’re not sure which role you would like to run for, please select all of the roles that you are considering.

You will then be offered support and training to help ensure you have all the skills and knowledge you need to run in the by-elections, including an overview of the elections rules, how to write an effective manifesto and how to plan an elections campaign.

Only after you have had the opportunity to benefit from the training will you then be asked to submit your manifesto – in time for the manifesto deadline of 12 noon on Friday 2nd October.

 

How to vote

During the voting period, simply go to www.hulluniunion.com/votenow and login with your University username and password to vote.

 

Further Information

All candidates must read and adhere to the By-Elections Rules and Regulations.

If you require more information please contact [email protected].

 

Part-time Officer Positions available to be elected

To view or download role descriptions, please click on the relevant officer position.

Union Development Zone

Inclusivity & Diversity Zone

Education Zone

Activities Zone

Sport Zone

 

* In order to run or vote for any position marked as * you must self-identify as belonging to the group which that officer is elected to represent.

** In order to run or vote for any position marked as ** you must be registered to study on a programme, level or mode of study at the University of Hull in 2020/21 which that officer is elected to represent.

For further information about the elections or any of the positions available, please contact [email protected].

 

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