Could you inspire, support and guide a student to make key decisions about their future career and help them develop crucial employability skills?
Through this scheme, a business volunteer meets 1-2-1 with a student in Years 10-13 (aged 14-18) at least once a month.
You will work together on a series of useful topics such as:
Mentors are professional people at all stages of their career; from recent graduates to CEOs, all volunteers have valuable experience and professional skills to share with young people considering further education or making their first steps into the exciting world of work.
The mentoring scheme is designed to be as flexible as possible.
Together with your mentee(s), you decide when and where to meet within the following guidelines:
Students apply for the scheme, or are put forward by their teachers as they believe they would benefit from focusing on one or more of the following: future aspirations, specific career options, motivation and self-esteem.
We welcome teams of volunteers (a minimum of 8 people from one company) which are then partnered with specific schools. Could this suit you and your colleagues? Get in touch!
Individual volunteers looking for a similar opportunity to work with secondary school students might like to take part in our Employability, Enterprise and Financial Skills.
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