The First Year Chair shall:

* Inform the first year class, on a regular basis, of the events and services of the RESS

* Co-ordinate the First Year Council activities

* Chair all meetings of the First Year Council at which s/he is present

* Ensure that all First Year Council members are fulfilling their responsibilities and acting in the best interests of the RESS

* Be ultimately responsible for actions taken by the First Year Council

* Notify the Council of any concerns or interests of the first year class

* Be responsible for all financial documentation of the First Year Council

* Be actively involved with the planning and operation of RESS social and charity functions

*?Be a member of the Academic Team