Youth Support Development Service

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  • Morning
  • Anywhere
  • Posted 3 years ago
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    Opportunity Title/Role:
    Start Date:
    End date: 30/04/2017
    Skills and Qualifications:
    Full training provided. Commitment for one year of 1 to 2 hours per week. Positive non-judgmental attitude towards young people involved in offending behavior. An ability to promote the young person's life skills via education, employment and personal goals.
    DBS Status:
    DBS check Required
    Category: Drugs and Addictions, Employment, Homeless and Housing, Prisoners and Ex-offenders, Mentoring, Befriending and Buddying, Community Work
    Available Shifts: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
    Available Days: Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat

Volunteer mentors to support young people (aged 10 – 17) in the community, to improve their life skills and increase their employment and education prospects.

Mentors offer “at risk” young people a positive non-judgmental and supportive role model.
Mentoring will involve coaching and encouraging, constructive criticism, explaining and listening, problem solving and guiding. Mentoring involves a commitment to the project but more importantly a commitment to young people. Mentoring is a 1 to 1 relationship and is offered to a young person for up to 12 months.

Available Days: Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat

  • 18+
  • Disabled access
  • Full training - 4 days
  • Covered by all Policies
  • Expenses paid
  • On going support and training given

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