One member required – Three-year term, renewable
The Professional Growth Networks Advisory Committee supports the work of professional growth networks. Responsibilities include promoting professional growth networks within the profession, screening special project grant applications and constitutions, planning for Professional Growth Networks Day held each fall and providing recommendations to the Saskatchewan Teachers’ Federation Executive.
This Committee consists of professional growth network representatives and Federation staff. It meets approximately three times per year and attends Professional Growth Networks Day.
Representatives on the Committee have an opportunity to raise the profile of professional growth networks, communicate the importance of professional growth within the teaching profession and attend professional development events. Potential candidates must be members of the Federation and of a professional growth network.
Deadline for application: May 10, 2019
Scott Burant, Managing Director, Member Services
Saskatchewan Teachers’ Federation
As referenced in Clause 12.3.2 of the 2017-2019 Provincial Collective Bargaining Agreement, a teacher acting as an elected or appointed member of a committee of the Federation who attends a meeting called by the Federation, shall be granted leave and shall suffer no loss of salary and benefits during the course of an academic year for any days required to fulfil the duties of that office.
The Federation aims to engage as many members as possible in organizational operations. Preference will be given to those who do not currently hold other positions in office, committees or boards; however, members may apply for as many openings as desired.