Election of Vice-Presidents 2018

Do you want to be an IOSH Vice-President?

This year, we’re looking for two members to join the existing team of Vice-Presidents (VP) to represent IOSH from the AGM in September 2018 to the AGM in 2021. As a member of the Presidential Team your role will be ambassadorial, representing IOSH globally. This may typically include attendance at events, meetings, Council or virtually through videoconferencing, webinars or via email.

Becoming a Vice-President means you can ‘give something back’ to your professional body. And if you’re considering standing as President, it will give you a chance to get first-hand experience of what the role involves. You need to be either a Chartered Member of IOSH Council; a Chartered Member of a Network (Branch or Group) Committee; a Chartered Member of a Standing or Nominations Committee, Sub-Committee or Working Party; or a Chartered Fellow and have up-to-date Continuing Professional Development (CPD).

Applicants will be asked to make a presentation at the next Council meeting on the 4 September 2018. Although, if there are a high number of applicants, Council will be asked to shortlist prior to the meeting.

If you would like an informal chat about the role, get in touch with Sunita Patel, Presidential Team Co-ordinator, on +44 (0)116 257 3389. Alternatively, please download 
the VP Job description and apply by completing the form below.

Additional Information:

  • Your application will only be deemed valid if received by the specified deadline and as at that time you fulfil the eligibility criteria and you are a paid-up member of the Institution and have up to date CPD.
  • Candidates are reminded that no additional literature designed to enhance their prospect of election is to be circulated to members of the Institution.
  • Candidates should not communicate with voting Council members unless invited, by the member to do so.
  • Candidates should restrict canvassing to making comments, statements and answering questions on the closed forum, which they will be given access to after the closing date. However, if a candidate has been contacted through this forum they are then allowed to communicate directly (either by phone or email) with the Council member concerned.
  • By submitting an application, you agree that you're available to give a verbal presentation at the Council meeting on the 4 September 2018. Although video or video conferencing is also accepted.
  • Council members are able to ask questions of the candidates following their presentation where it contains new information (compared to their original statement) which requires classification.

Deadline for submission is Sunday 05 August 2018.

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Vice-President (VP), candidates must be from one of the following groups:
Please choose your group (Trustees are not eligible)
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However, Trustees are not eligible
Please choose your category of membership
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Please spell-check your application before submitting. Applications will be processed as received.
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