One Step at a Time
With this initiative, our goal is to promote great opportunities for those that need a bit of support and encouragement. With access to the right resources, young people can become empowered by their own abilities and gain the confidence to fulfill their potential. The success of this programme relies heavily on mentorship, if you want to be part of nurturing future leaders then sign up to become a mentor. Learn more about our work by getting in touch with our team today.
THE ROLE OF A MENTOR
WHAT IS A MENTOR
Mentoring is a one-to-one, non-judgemental relationship in which an individual mentor voluntarily gives time to support and encourage another. (Source: Active Community Unit of the Home Office) A mentor may come from any walk of life and should be positive, reliable, a good listener, interested, approachable, non-judgemental and realistic.
THE MENTOR'S ROLE
Offer your knowledge and guidance, supporting the young people to develop the project from planning stage to final outcome.
Providing insights from your own experience of running a project.
Providing networking opportunities and how-to guidance
Encourage contribution from all participants in the group
Identify strengths, interests and barriers
Check with the young people to ensure agreed monthly tasks are completed.
Serve as a positive role model
Build confidence, self-esteem and motivate
Help set goals and work toward accomplishing them
Offer a non-judgemental attitude towards the young people problems
Encourage the young people to achieve their objectives
HAVE YOU GOT WHAT IT TAKES TO BE A MENTOR?
We are looking for community champions and heros for our upcoming leadership programme in 2024. If you would like to be a part of this great initiative to support young people please complete the form using the link below
Contact us today and start getting involved.
REGISTER TO BECOME MENTOR
Are you a community activist, professional or someone who is willing to make a difference? This is a perfect opportunity for you to support emerging leaders and make a positive impact in society.
NOMINATE A MENTOR
Do you know someone who fits the bill and can have a positive impact on a young person?
Share this information with them and encourage them to sign up to this great opportunity.