Societies Committee recruitment

Societies Committee

Following the recruitment of our Sports Committee and Green Committee, we're now looking for students to form our new Societies Committee.

The aim of the Societies Committee is to:

  • Improve specialist support for societies at FXU.
  • Address and explore matters with societies at FXU.
  • To provide a platform to encourage more unity, participation and larger events for our societies.
  • To advise the Societies Officer and President Student Experience on the best interests of the union, prior to the Activities Committee meetings and high level meetings with the universities.
  • The Chair of the Committee is the , who sits on the FXU Leadership Team.
  • The President Student Experience sits on the committee.

The members of the committee, to be elected by the student body, will fulfil the following roles:

  • Falmouth Academic & Course-Related Society Officer
  • Exeter Academic & Course-Related Society Officer
  • Arts, Music & Performance Society Officer
  • Hobby & Special Interest Society Officer
  • Representative, Faith & Liberation Society Officer
  • Media & Enterprise Society Officer
  • Political & Campaigning Society Officer

Responsibilities could include but are not limited to:

  • Improve links between societies within their category
  • Act as a point of contact between those societies and the Students' Union
  • Advise the Societies Officer and President Student Experience on the best interests of the societies they represent
  • Guide societies on how to run successful events, meetings and socials
  • Encourage groups to Adopt a Charity
  • Work in a team with the rest of the committee

Nominations open Monday 26 November at 12 noon and close on Friday 30 November at 12 noon.

Voting will open on Monday 3 December at 12 noon and close on Friday 7 December at 12 noon.

Find out more about the roles and how to nominate yourself at www.fxu.org.uk/elections