The timetable for the officer elections, as agreed by the Executive:
- 1 November 2023 – Nominations open. Districts nominating candidates can do so.
- 15 December 2023 – Close of Nominations/Deadline for election material.
- 1 February 2024 – Elections open.
- 1 March 2024 – Elections close (midday).
Officers take up their post on 1 September 2024.
The President chairs conference, the Executive and the Officer Steering Group, as well as representing the Union on the national and international stage.
The Senior Vice-President will take office as President from September 2025.
The Senior Vice‑President elected shall be the President in the year following his or her election and shall hold office as Past‑President during the two years next following provided membership of the Union be retained.
The Junior Vice-President will take office as President from September 2026.
The Junior Vice‑President elected shall be the Senior Vice‑President in the year following his or her election and shall hold office as President and Past‑President respectively during the two succeeding years provided membership of the Union be retained.
The Treasurer of the Union plays a vital role in relation to the best use of the NEU resources, including your subscriptions and is responsible to the Executive and Conference for the overall administration of the Union’s finances.
Membership & equalities officer
The Membership & Equalities Officer has an overview of and contributes to the Union’s recruitment and equalities strategies.