Election Unite Representatives 2015

Date: 15 - February 2015 Poole

Branch Meeting

To: All members of the Unite the Union Pork Farms Poole Branch

In accordance with the Rules of Unite it is necessary to hold a ballot to elect members of the Unite the Union Pork Farms Poole Branch which will hold office from 1st July 2015 to 30th June 2018.
Any prospective candidate must be an accountable representative of workers in accordance with Rule 18 and a member of the constituency they wish to represent.
The meeting will take place on Saturday 18th April 2015 at 12pm until 5pm in the Boardroom at Pork Farms .
Yours Sincerely,
Andrei Dudau
Branch Secretary

Update 23/02/2015

In accordance with the Rules of Unite it is necessary to hold a ballot to elect members of the Unite the Union Pork Farms Poole Branch who will hold office from 1st July 2015 to 30th June 2018.
Any prospective candidate must be an accountable representative of workers in accordance with Rule 18 and a member in compliance for a minimum of 2 years.
Under the current Unite the Union and Pork Farms agreement our branch is entitled to 7 Unite representatives for hourly rate employees.
Also our branch officers are as follow which will be elected from the 7 Representatives:
Branch Secretary
Branch Chair
Branch Vice-Chair
Branch Treasurer
Branch Officer
Equalities Officer
CLP Delegate* - Must be a labour party member

On the day of the Branch AGM [18th April 2015] the following rules have been agreed:
1 If during the nominations period [1st March 31st March 2015] no more than 7 nominations have been received those members that seek a union representative position will be elected by default.
2 If more than 7 nominations have been received, the Branch Secretary will make the necessary arrangements in line with the Unite rules, for a ballot to take place.
3 The ballot can be done via a show of hands or via a paper ballot on the day of the AGM by members present at the AGM.
4 All new union representatives will take their roles from 1st July 2015
5 The Branch, on the day of AGM, will elect representatives to be sent to the Constitutional Committees. [Regional Committee, Regional Industrial Sector Committee, National Industrial Sector Committee and Area Activist Committee.]

If you wish to stand as a Union rep in Poole bakery please download this form Union reprentative nomination form and send it completed to Poole@Unite.works

If you wish to stand as a Branch Official in Poole bakery please download this form Branch Official nomination form and send it completed to Poole@Unite.works

23/02/2015 - Nominations received - NONE

First Publish: 15.02.2015
Last updated: 23/02/2015 - Forms Added