Leave Vacancy - Vice President

The SSTUWA Vice President, Samantha Schofield, has been granted a period of 12 months parental leave, to be taken over the whole of the 2019 calendar year.

The SSTUWA rules are silent on the matter of the taking of leave by elected senior officers.

However, Executive is of the view that, while this is not a casual vacancy, the rule governing the filling of casual vacancies is the most appropriate rule in this instance.

Accordingly, Executive has determined that Expressions of Interest from financial members of the SSTUWA be called to fill the position of Vice President. Read more.