Presentation on theme: "Roles and Responsibilities ENACTUS TRAINING Faculty Advisor Adapted by D Caspersz for enactus Australia, Dec 2012, from the 2013 enactus team handbook."— Presentation transcript:
Roles and Responsibilities ENACTUS TRAINING Faculty Advisor Adapted by D Caspersz for enactus Australia, Dec 2012, from the 2013 enactus team handbook
Why a Faculty Advisor? Active teams require a FA who is employed by university Can be academic or general staff Can be full time, part time, contract or casual Is a volunteer position MUST register online at www.enactus.org AND through Active Team Sheetwww.enactus.org
Active Team MUST HAVE: Have active students Have a Faculty Advisor Completing projects that meet the judging criterion Example of an Active Team Sheet is available on page 61 of the Enactus Team HandbookEnactus Team Handbook
Auditing the FA Points are awards during auditing for the FA for: Faculty Advisor meets all qualifications and is officially recognized by the country operation [1 point] Faculty Advisor is motivated and involved with one of the following: team operations, team projects, sustainability elements, or meetings/events [1 point] Faculty Advisor is motivated and involved with two or more of the following: team operations, team projects, sustainability elements, or meetings/events [1 point] Faculty Advisor effectively and timely communicates with the Enactus office including response to inquiries and submission of reports [1 point] Faculty Advisor has played a key role in institutionalizing the program [1 point]
Enactus Australia FA Support Structure Enactus International Country Leader/CEO Board of Directors Faculty Advisors Regional Co- ordinators Enactus Teams
FA in relation to the enactus team BAB Alumni Executive Team enactus Team FA
What are the responsibilities of a FA? Key duties include: Provide mentorship to Enactus members Communicator between team and Regional Co-ordinator and enactus Australia Regularly attend meetings, fundraising activities and outreach programs Provide guidance to the team and evaluate National Conference and World Cup presentations Prepare Enactus students for National Conference and World Cup Serve as an advocate for Enactus on and off campus Ascertain that the team has met all requirements
What is the responsibilities of a FA? Page 26 of the Enactus Team Handbook has a generic position description for Faculty Advisors.Enactus Team Handbook Please review this document before continuing.
The many roles of the FA may include… Coach Mentor Career advisor Friend Networker Strategic planner
If in doubt…. 1.Read or check The enactus Team HandbookThe enactus Team Handbook 2.Speak with your Regional Co-ordinator 3.Speak with your enactus network 4.Email enactus Australia Someone is always willing to help!