2019 BOARD OF TRUSTEES – PARENT TRUSTEE ELECTIONS

School profile number: 0104
Nominations are invited for the election of five (5) parent representatives to the board of trustees.
NOMINATION FORM – https://www.wesley.school.nz/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Standard-Election-Nomination-Form-1.pdf
The nomination form is to enable you to put your name forward as a candidate in the forthcoming board of trustees election, or to nominate someone else as a candidate.
Complete the nomination form, including the necessary signatures. Complete the candidate’s contact details including address and telephone/s (home and mobile), post or hand deliver to the returning officer at the
address shown below.
Nominations close at 12 noon Friday, 24 May 2019.
CANDIDATE STATEMENT
As a candidate you are invited to submit a brief (up to 400 words) statement.
NOTE: The returning officer may omit or abridge any part of the candidate’s statement where it exceeds 400 words, or is offensive or defamatory.
It is the candidate’s responsibility to ensure the signed candidate’s statement is received by the returning
officer. If the statement is not received by 12 noon Friday, 24 May 2019 your statement can not be sent to voters with the voting papers.
VOTING ROLL
A copy of the voting roll is available for inspection at the school office during normal school hours.
ELIGIBILITY
Anyone, other than those ineligible under S103 and 103A of the Education Act 1989, may stand for election for the board of trustees; however, if you are not on the voting roll, you must be nominated by a person who is.
SCRUTINEERS
A candidate may appoint a scrutineer to observe the vote count. Pease advise the returning officer of the
Scrutineer’s name and contact details in writing before the Election Day.
VOTING AND RESULTS OF THE ELECTION
If there are more nominations than vacancies for parent representatives, eligible voters will be posted a
voting paper and candidates’ statements (where provided) on or before Wednesday, 29 May 2019.
The poll closes at 12 noon Friday, 7 June 2019. The highest polling candidates will be elected to the board of trustees. The results will be made available at the school and also published in a local newspaper.
Nomination forms are available in Te Reo Māori. Please contact the returning officer if these are required.
Post or hand deliver to Mrs Janet Wheatley, Returning Officer: Postal: Wesley College, PO Box 58,
Pukekohe 2340 or Delivery: Wesley College, State Highway 22, Paerata.

Mrs Janet Wheatley
RETURNING OFFICER
(09) 2327855 or (027) 2808833

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *