Youth Mentors - Academic Focus

We are recruiting academic mentors to join our dynamic Youth Mentoring programme to provide one-to-one academic support to girls aged 10 -18 who may fall behind in their schoolwork.

What You'll Do: 

We are looking for volunteers with good GSCE or degree-level education to support various subjects, mainly Maths, English and Science.

 

You will act as role models, supporting academic progress and providing inspiration and encouragement to young people at risk of becoming vulnerable to further disadvantage as the attainment gaps widen. Whilst the focus is supporting academic progress, personal development, goal setting and confidence building will also be necessary.

 

If you are passionate about helping and inspiring others to reach their potential and want to pass on your knowledge, please get in touch!

 

Time Commitment: 1 weekly session for an hour over the academic year between Monday – Thursday.

Hours: 4 pm to 6 pm

Duration: For one academic year remote or in person, term time only.

 

Due to the nature of the work this role is open to female applicants only. Equality Act 2010: Schedule 9: Occupational Requirements

Why You'll Love It: 

Full training and ongoing support will be provided.

What We're Looking For: 

Excellent interpersonal skills, patience and enthusiasm toward learning are qualities welcomed for this rewarding opportunity.

Summary
Volunteering
Volunteer
Culture
Education
Social Mobility
Young People
London
United Kingdom
Location of opportunity: 
The Baytree Centre - 300-302 Brixton Road, London SW9 6AE
39 Weeks Minimum
2 Hours / Week
Skills you will develop: 
Active listening
Time Management
Interpersonal / Confidence
Relevant interests: 
Charity / Nonprofit

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