CONTRIBUTE TO THE LEADERSHIP OF YOUR ASSOCIATION

VICE PRESIDENT

(2019 and 2020)

These are challenging times for the profession, and applications and nominations are currently sought for this major leadership role in UK and Irish surgery.  The Vice President will serve for two years (2019 and 2020) before becoming President for 2021 and 2022.  Any Full Fellow, Associate Fellow or Corresponding Fellow is eligible for nomination, which must be proposed and seconded by a Full Fellow, Associate Fellow or Corresponding Fellow.

Each nominee should also prepare a short (350 word) statement detailing their qualifications and experience for holding office, how they would deal with any competing conflicts of interest and outlining their vision for the future of the Association under their leadership.

Completed nominations must be received by the closing date of midnight on Friday 27th July 2018 and should be emailed, in confidence, to our General Manager, Bhavnita Patel (with “Vice President Nomination” as the email subject heading) at:

bhavnita@asgbi.org.uk

Any Fellow wishing to discuss this opportunity informally or confidentially, is most

welcome to contact either myself at president@asgbi.org.uk or Bhavnita Patel.

 

We look forward to hearing from those who wish to help shape the future direction of ASGBI.

With best wishes

Professor Rowan Parks, President


Director of Education and Training

The post of Director of Education is appointed by advertisement and interview and is for a period of up to four years. The Post does not carry any remuneration either for re-imbursement to the employer or as a personal honorarium. The time involved is difficult to quantify as this Post will evolve with the incumbent’s input but is likely to be eight days per annum. The main daytime commitment will be the regular meetings of the Association’s Education and Training Board, Executive Board of Directors, Council and other representative committees.

The post is for a term of office of four years, and responsibilities involve convening and chairing the Association's Education and Training Board and to lead the development and to co-ordinate a portfolio of educational activities and material for the Association.

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Application Process

Initial expressions of interest should be made, in confidence, to the Association’s General Manager, Bhavnita Patel, at: bhavnita@asgbi.org.uk

Letters of Application, together with a full CV, should be submitted by email to the General Manager, as above, by the closing date of midnight on Friday 3rd August 2018.

With best wishes

Professor Rowan Parks, President


Director of Finance-Elect

The post of Finance Director Elect is appointed by advertisement and interview.  The Post does not carry any remuneration either for re-imbursement to the employer or as a personal honorarium.  The time involved is difficult to quantify as this Post will evolve with the incumbent’s input but is likely to be six per annum.  The main daytime commitment will be the regular meetings of the ASGBI Executive Board and Council.

Duties will include deputising for the Finance Director when required to oversee the Association’s financial affairs. To attend the Executive Board, Finance Committee and Remuneration Committee meetings. Many of these are via video-conference.

The Finance Director Elect, as a member of the Executive Board, can deputise for the Finance Director at the Association’s National Advisory Council, which meets up to four times per annum.

A period of one year before the anticipated end of term of the incumbent Finance Director.

Contribute to the leadership of your Association

Application Process

Initial expressions of interest should be made, in confidence, to the Association’s General Manager, Bhavnita Patel, at: bhavnita@asgbi.org.uk

Letters of Application, together with a full CV, should be submitted by email to the General Manager, as above, by the closing date of midnight on Friday 3rd August 2018.

With best wishes

Professor Rowan Parks, President


ASGBI Affiliate Representative Vacancy

The successful candidate to this seat shall represent the Affiliate Fellowship of the Association on Council, shall have full voting rights on Council for the duration of his/her term of office. The term of office shall commence at the next Council meeting on Wednesday 21st November 2018.

Therefore, this is request to all our Affiliate Fellows to submit nominations for this important post. Please find enclosed a nomination form for your use. Please note that nominations must be proposed and seconded in writing and should have the candidate’s consent to stand. Should more than one nomination be proposed and seconded, then a ballot for Affiliate Fellows shall be arranged. The ballot shall be decided by use of a single transferable vote.

Nominations should be emailed to our General Manager at bhavnita@asgbi.org.uk returned to the Association’s office in the enclosed stamped addressed envelope by Friday 27th July 2018.

With best wishes

Professor Rowan Parks, President

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