UQPMS is a student-run club and its success depends on keen members getting involved in more ways than just attending events. The Sub-Executive Committee is a team of dedicated students who assist the executives in planning, organising and running the assortment of events UQPMS has to offer.
Any UQPMS member can apply for a position in the committee at the beginning of each year, the team is then chosen by the executives after a interview selection process.
What do the execs look for?
The executives look for students who show passion towards the society. Successful applicants are those that are committed and dependable throughout the entire year. The execs will be interested in those that work well in teams, display initiative and have an unfaltering positive attitude. Leadership, photography and design experience are helpful, but not a requirement.
What is expected of Sub-Execs?
Sub-execs are a vital link between the executive team and the rest of the society. Sub-execs are obliged to:
- Attend and actively participate in all monthly or urgent committee meetings
- Maintain frequent communications channels
- Attend and assist at all UQPMS events with the executive team
- Become a role model and leader for the society
Occasionally, sub-execs will be unable to participate in activities and events as they will be assisting in its organisation (e.g. UQPMS Amazing Race). Availability during the Amazing Race, Semester 2 Market Day and UQPMS Ball will be required.
What do Sub-Execs gain?
Being part of the UQPMS governing body, the sub-execs have the opportunity to experience first-hand what it is like to run a society at UQ. Sub-execs will gain considerable insight into the events of UQPMS and have the opportunity to contribute their own ideas. They will also have a chance to meet new people, while developing their teamwork and leadership skills.
How to apply
All UQPMS members are eligible to apply. Applicants must not be intending to study abroad in 2019 and be prepared for year-long commitment.
Applications for the Sub-Executive Committee 2019 have now closed. The sub-execs of 2019 have been announced, find out who they are here!