Job purpose: We are looking for volunteers who are eager to make a difference in their own community and make a difference in the life of a young person. The mentor will regularly meet up (once a week) with a young person offering a friendly ear, support and guidance and advice on making positive life choices. There will also be a need for the mentor to build a relationship with the young person’s parents/guardians, although the main focus is the young person. Full training will be given and a DBS check will be required (no cost involved). A mentor will work with one young person for a period of 12 months building a good working relationship to support this young person to thrive.
Hours of work: 1-2 hours per week for 12 months
Location: Across East Surrey
Salary / pay rate: This is a volunteer role
Annual leave: N/A
Closing date & interviews: There is no closing date for completed applications but will be assessed on receipt and interviews arranged for shortlisted candidates. To apply, please email email@example.com explaining why you are interested in the role and how you meet the job criteria.
YMCA East Surrey is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, and expects all employees and volunteers to share this commitment. The suitability of all prospective employees or volunteers will be assessed during the recruitment process in line with this commitment.