Various Positions: Executive Team
Commitment: Varies by position | Type: Class A/Executive | Membership Dues: $15.00
Executive Recruitment for the upcoming school year is quickly approaching! If you have skills in leadership and governance, operations and event logistics, finances and sponsorships, communications and social media, web and graphic design, or outreach and relationship-building, we want you to join our Executive Team! A full list of positions will be released with the application in June!
Applications for 2018-2019 will open on June 15, 2018
Member: Student Advisory Committee
Commitment: 4-6 hours per month | Type: Class B | Membership Dues: $0.00
Joining the Student Advisory Committee allows you to contribute to the development of FCSS-FESC Programmes, give your input in our Member-only surveys, and contribute your voice as we advocate for better education. If there should ever be a labour disruption in your province, we will give you the tools and resources to ensure that the voices of students are heard.
Applications for 2018-2019 will open on September 1, 2018
+ About Membership
Everyone who joins the FCSS-FESC, whether as an Executive, Ambassador, or through the Student Advisory Committee is called a “Member” and is also entitled to certain rights and privileges within the organization.
All Executives and Ambassadors of the FCSS-FESC are Class A Members while individuals on the Student Advisory Council are Class B Members.
+ Class A Members vs Class B Members
Within the FCSS-FESC, Class A Members and Class B Members are entitled to the same rights and privileges in terms of opportunities to become involved and to speak at the FCSS-FESC Annual General Meeting.
In addition to the above, Class A Members are also entitled to:
- Make and move motions at the Annual General Meeting
- Vote on motions at the Annual General Meeting
- Cast a ballot in the election of an Executive Director
+ Membership Dues
Only Class A Members are required to submit payment of Membership Dues. For the 2017/18 year, Membership Dues are set at CA$15.00 for a full academic year (both semesters) or CA$7.50 for half of one academic year (for only one semester).
Membership Dues are tax deductible and charitable receipts are issued for the payment of Membership Dues. Tax receipts can be used either by the Member themselves or by a parent/guardian to reduce taxes owed to the Canada Revenue Agency.
Exemptions are available for prospective Members who are experiencing financial need. See Policy 5001 for more information on requesting a waiver.
For more information, see this Primer for Students and Parents on Membership Dues.