Level Up Mentor

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Are you ready to volunteer AND fast-track your career?

Join the ReachOut Level Up Experience and gain access to great opportunities from our corporate partners whilst mentoring a young person.

ReachOut is a mentoring charity working with young people from disadvantaged communities to raise aspirations and help them grow in character and attainment. Our volunteer mentors help our young people to improve their self-confidence and develop communication and team-working skills whilst reinforcing our core values of fairness, self-control, good judgement and staying power.

Our projects start in September, but we are delivering mentor training now, so do sign up as soon as possible to avoid missing out on a space.

Get access to exclusive career-boosting opportunities!

The ReachOut Level Up Experience is a volunteering scheme with a difference where you will gain access to great opportunities from our corporate partners whilst supporting a young person and giving back to the community.

Throughout the year our corporate partners will plan exclusive workshops for you to enhance your career prospects and develop your skills. As a Level Upper, you will also gain access to exclusive career opportunities such as internships and work experience with our corporate partner, as well as the opportunity to have a career mentor. Through volunteering, you will develop communication, time management and leadership skills – all of which makes you more employable!

Completing the training for this role will qualify you for the USSU Bronze Emotionally Intelligent Award

What is the commitment?

  • Spend up to 2 hours a week mentoring a young person on one of our ReachOut Club Projects.
  • Our projects run Monday-Thursday from 3:30-5:30pm during term time
  • Choose a day that suits you.  
  • All of our Club projects currently run online but we are excited to go back into schools as soon as it is safe to do so! 

How do I get involved?

  • Click 'Apply Now'
  • We will send over a brief application form for you to fill out 
  • We ask for two references and a criminal record check (we cover the cost). 

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Required Role

Level Up Mentor

Key responsibilities

You will spend up to 2 hours a week mentoring a young person at one of our ReachOut Club projects. Our projects run Monday-Thursday from 3:30-5:30pm during term time and you will be able to choose a day that suits you.

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  • Verbal Communication
  • Non-judgemental
  • Positive attitude

Desirable Skills

  • Interpersonal

Skill to gain

  • Communication
  • Confidence
  • Initiative
  • Interpersonal
  • IT, Computers and Web Skills
  • Leadership and Management
  • Listening
  • Negotiation and influencing
  • Being Adaptable
  • Non-judgemental
  • Planning and organising
  • Positive attitude
  • Practicality
  • Creative Problem Solving
  • Problem solving
  • Reviewing and evaluation
  • Giving Feedback Sensitively
  • Time Management
  • Networking
  • Opportunity and Recognition
  • Self Management

When can you do this role/Calendar

Minimum commitment level: Once a week

Start Date: 14-06-2021

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Salford, UK

To one-click apply for this opportunity you need to have completed the following:

  • You need to have an active account on this website
  • You need to have an active volunteering account
  • You need to have fully completed the volunteering profile set-up