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Mentor - Minimum Age 26

Prince's Trust Cymru

Various locations
Swansea Volunteer Centre

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Programmes to support young people.
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]Education and Literacy, Teaching and Training, Prisoners and Ex-Offenders, Race/Ethnicity and Refugees


As a Mentor you’ll make a real difference to the lives of young people by providing them with one-to-one support, guidance, encouragement and inspiration. You will mentor each young person for three to six months, supporting them one-to-one and, in some cases, in half-day workshops. - ideally a commitment of around four to six hours per month for a minimum of one year. - meeting on a regular basis with a young person and help them identify and achieve goals - providing guidance on employability and job search issues, including supporting with CV writing


Checklist:

/ Working with children and/or vulnerable adults

/ May have opportunity to use Welsh language whilst volunteering

/ Required to use own vehicle

/ Required to use own vehicle insurance



Premises type: community based


Public transport: public buses

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Is this role flexible? Yes


Min hours expected per week: 2 hours


Min period of commitment: 6 months

Requirements: - an understanding of the issues facing The Prince’s Trust target groups - good interpersonal skills - reliability - good written and spoken English skills - an ability to work as part of a team - an ability to complete tasks effectively and efficiently - willingness to uphold the values of The Trust. Our values are approachable, non-judgmental, inspiring, empowering and passionate


Support offered:

/ Induction/ Mentoring/buddying/ Social events/meetings


Volunteers will be carrying out the activities:

/ Alone/ In a group/ With paid staff


Training provided: Two day training course

Age requirements: 26 - 65


Selection procedures:

/ Application form/ Formal interview/ References


"Out of pocket" expenses refunded for the following:

/ Transport

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