Mentors For Our Schools

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Location: ,
Contact Person: Paul Lothian
Position: Chairman
Mobile: 0414 925 858
Address: 14 Nolan Cr, Metford, NSW, 2323
Website http://www.mfos.org.au

Mission Statement

To support young people through school and enable them to make informed decisions about their future careers.

Program Details

Mentors for our Schools Inc involves students, school, community, parents and industry, collaborating in a sustainable initiative that supports a cohort of young people in a three year education/training, social and career based learning program.

Mentor Age: 16-80
Mentee Age: 14-18
Privacy Policy: Yes
Child Protection Policy: Yes
Mentor Training: Yes, training is provided for mentors
Training Process of Mentors Initial Introduction to mentoring is a two day program, with selected training modules spread out over 12 months.
Mentor Screening: Yes, screening is provided for mentors
Screening Process of Mentors: Police and children s checks are compulsory, along with references.
Mentor Position Description: Mentoring is a process of creating a supporting relationship that has benefits for both parties. A mentor will guide and support a mentee, often gaining new insights into their own operating style. A mentee will benefit from the support of a colleague who brings with them a higher level of experience.
Mentor Minimum Commitment: 2 hours a week for 12 months
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