Volunteer Youth Mentor

Volunteer Youth Mentor

Ongoing role
J97729
At a glance

Skills

  • Strategic mentoring / coaching
  • Health and safety
  • Safeguarding
  • Advice / Advocacy
  • Mentoring / Coaching
  • Social care / Counselling

Where

Finsbury Park, N4 1SN
Mainly at the office
Travel limit? 5 - 10 miles

Time

Mostly outside office hours Estimate of time needed:
1-3 hours / week
Voluntary Post | 3 hours a Month minimum 3 Hours a month translates into ONE WEDNESDAY SESSION A MONTH

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Welcome to Reach Volunteering. We are a community and registered charity that connects people, skills and good causes.

To apply for this role, and any other on our platform, you need to be based in the UK, have at least three years of experience using the skills you wish to volunteer in a professional capacity or have lived experience (for trustee roles). Read more about our criteria.

Manhood Academy Global (M.A.G.) is a registered charity with a global reach committed to providing life-changing transformation opportunities for children.

What will you be doing?

Role Description

This is a part-time hybrid role for a volunteer youth mentor at Manhood Academy Global, located in the London area of the United Kingdom, with flexibility for some remote work. As a volunteer youth mentor, you will play an important role in assisting young boys in their transition to adulthood. You will use your mentoring skills to guide, empower, and inspire young boys by offering support and guidance in various areas of their lives. Your daily responsibilities will include organising and delivering mentorship programmes, conducting one-on-one mentoring sessions, facilitating group activities, and creating a positive and inclusive environment for personal growth and development.

What are we looking for?

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Passion for working with young people and making a positive impact in their lives
  • Empathy, patience, and the ability to build trust and rapport with mentees
  • Knowledge of adolescent development and the challenges faced by young boys
  • Ability to create and implement engaging mentorship programmes and activities
  • Flexibility and adaptability to meet the needs of the mentees
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • Respect for diversity and a commitment to promoting inclusivity
  • Previous experience in mentoring or working with youth
  • Understanding of safeguarding and child protection policies

What difference will you make?

WE ARE RECRUITING A TEAM OF VOLUNTEERS WHO CAN HELP US GROW AND CHANGE THE LIVES OF MANY YOUNG BOYS AGE 13 -19

Before you apply

Volunteer With MAG - OPEN DAY (In Person)

Interviews to take place on Wed 17 Jul 2024 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

@ The Edge, n4 1ns

Causes
  • Counselling / advice
  • Criminal justice
  • Local / community
  • Men
  • Voluntary sector support
  • Young people
  • Organisation type: 
    Charity

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