Your Students’ Association (Saitsa) is governed by students just like you! There are several ways to gain leadership experience.
All of the options listed above are excellent ways to build practical leadership skills.
If you are interested in learning more about these leadership positions, then complete the “I’m interested in leadership form” below!
Note: Both the Board of Directors and Executive Council roles are elected positions. That means in order to acquire this position you’ll need to RUN in an election and successfully gain votes from your peers at SAIT. Does this sound intimidating? We hope not. Remember Donald Trump did it and look how well that turned out!
The Board is the highest governing body of the SAIT Students Association (Saitsa) and provides the strategic direction for the organization. The Board meets once a month and calls special meetings when required. Directors are elected in the fall semester, and their term begins in October. They contribute an average of 15 hours a month to Saitsa.
This is a volunteer position with a paid honorarium.
This is a full-time salaried position.
A committee member’s number one focus is to provide student-to-student feedback in an area they are interested in. As a committee member, you’ll actively listen to agenda discussion points while communicating your own opinions, ideas, and interests all while supplying student’s feedback based on their experience at SAIT. Collectively committee members will strategize and decide as a united front on how to tackle student issues or opportunities at SAIT.
This is a volunteer position.