Become a FutureMe Mentor

Apply by Friday 25 October

As part of the FutureMe team, you will have the opportunity to support young people in years 9-11 through one of our structured mentoring programmes that focus on raising aspirations and increasing awareness of higher education, through a paid Student Mentor's role.

We’re recruiting Student Mentors to work between November 2019 and November 2020*. 

If you are interested in becoming a FutureMe Mentor please email student.mentor@sunderland.ac.uk for an application form.

Applications close at noon Friday 25 October 2019.

Successful applicants will be invited to attend an assessment centre 11 or 12 November 2019.

Contact student.mentor@sunderland.ac.uk or call 0191 5153457 with any questions.

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You must be available for at least 5 hours per week, including preparation and travel time, for the duration of the mentoring programme. You must also attend a compulsory training session on 7–8 December 2019.

Your responsibilities:

  • Be a positive role model who inspires young people to think about the opportunities available to them.
  • In-school year 9 mentoring – deliver small group and one to one sessions.
  • In-school year 10 or 11 mentoring – a series of small group sessions.
  • Support FutureMe staff with large group workshops, assemblies and on-campus events.

 

*Please note that as this is a year contract, students due to graduate in December 2019 are not eligible to apply.

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