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ASWS Vice-President

Responsibilities of the Vice-President

  • Attend regular meetings of the ASWS committee.
  • Exercise voting privileges on the ASWSE committee.
  • Introduce yourself to the student body.
  • Identify student/ASWS concerns - via appropriate communication
    mediums (ex e-mail, class presentations, student newsletters, facebook,
    signs in student lounge etc).
  • Liaise and bridge connections between social work students and the ASWS.
  • Chair Association of Social Work Student committee meetings if the president is unable to attend.
  • Assist the president and carries out tasks assigned by the president.
  • The fourth year vice-president is responsible to assist the fourth year president to organize and hold elections for second year social work students.
  • The second year vice-president is responsible to assist the second year president to organize and hold elections for a graduation representative, an orientation representative, academic representative, field liaison, undergraduate representative, social, community, admissions representative and NLASW representative when required.
  • Assume the office of the president should it become vacant during the academic year and hold the position until a re-election is carried out[1].
  • Review the Association of Social Work Executive financial ledger monthly[2]. Any discretion in the ledger should be brought to the attention of the president, and in turn to the members of the Association of Social Work Students committee.
  • Uphold confidentiality at all times unless otherwise directed.
  • Other duties as arise and are appropriate.

[1]  See Procedures and Offenses regarding re-elections

[2]  The Vice-President should have access to the account