Committee nominations 2020-21 term

Nominations are now open for the following committee positions, up for election at the 2020 AGM on Saturday 4th July:

  • President
  • Between 3 – 5 other committee members

The President role is ideally held for two consecutive one-year terms. General committee members can choose to stand for a period of either one or two terms.

All committee roles are open to SLIANZ Ordinary or Honorary members who have paid their membership fees for the current year.

Committee members will be expected to be available for:

  • a monthly 2-hour Zoom committee meeting
  • one weekend a year for a face-to-face meeting / committee induction (usually held in August – note that in 2020, different arrangements may be made depending on travel restrictions)
  • at least 1-2 hours a week to fulfill the obligations of the role

The costs of attending face-to-face meetings will be covered.

Read more about committee roles and responsibilities

Serving on the committee is a great way to contribute to the profession. In recognition of your contribution, as a committee member you will be awarded 6 PD points per year.

Please consider if you have time and skills to offer your organisation so that we can continue to be a voice for sign language interpreters in New Zealand. 

Nominations close Saturday 20th June 2020.