The SGPS posts available positions on this page. Please check back often as we post various job opportunities throughout the year.

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Current Postings

SGPS Council Speaker

OVERVIEW

The Council Speaker is responsible for organizing and preparing documents for all Council and General meetings, which happen monthly for about 1.5 hours.

They are also in charge of ensuring the meetings run smoothly, including making sure reports are provided on time, all items are addressed, and quorum is present.

As the main point of communication for all Council members , they must keep the SGPS Bylaws and Policies up to date and resolve any issues concerning SGPS Council and/or the interpretation of Bylaw and Policy provisions.

They will also provide logistical support and assist the Deputy Speaker in ensuring the smooth running of SGPS Elections and Referenda.

The expected time commitment is between 7.5 to 10 hours per month, which includes presiding over meetings, preparing for meetings, and miscellaneous/other issues as they arise.

REMUNERATION 

$351.33 per month ($4,215.96 for the full term) 

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE

Applications are due on April 7, 2024, at 11:59 pm. 

Individuals applying for either the Council Speaker or Deputy Council Speaker position must attend the SGPS Council Meeting on Zoom on April 9, 2024, at 5:30.

The successful candidates will be elected at this Council meeting.

Applications must be submitted through the application form found at https://sgps.ca/jobs/. Applications sent via any other method will not be considered.

SGPS Deputy Council Speaker

OVERVIEW 

The SGPS Deputy Council Speaker works closely with the SGPS Speaker and is responsible for maintaining an official and up-to-date list of all current Council members, taking meeting minutes and attendance for all Council and General meetings, and overseeing all SGPS elections and referenda in compliance with Bylaw and Policy.

The average monthly time commitment for this position is approximately 5-10hrs (which may increase during an election cycle).

 

REMUNERATION  

$2,108.00 for 12 months ($175.67 per month) plus an additional $200.00 each month once an election is called until it concludes. 

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE

Applications are due on April 7, 2024, at 11:59 pm. 

Individuals applying for either the Council Speaker or Deputy Council Speaker position must attend the SGPS Council Meeting on Zoom on April 9, 2024, at 5:30.

The successful candidates will be elected at this Council meeting.

Applications must be submitted through the application form found at https://sgps.ca/jobs/. Applications sent via any other method will not be considered.