Volunteer Mentor - CFO3 Yorks/Humber - Doncaster
We are looking to recruit and train volunteer mentors to support adults within the criminal justice system throughout Yorkshire and Humberside. (East Yorkshire, North Yorkshire, South Yorkshire, North and North East Lincolnshire.
Working on behalf of APM (formally known as Pertemps People Development Group) our volunteer mentors are matched with adult ex-offenders identified as needing support. The Mentoring is tailored to meet the individual needs of each person referred to the project. Mentors are non-judgmental and can assist by offering guidance and support to help them develop confidence and self-esteem, and to identify their own goals to move towards social inclusion and mainstream provision. Mentors can also support with accessing local resources and information, education, training, and employment opportunities, as well as offering a listening ear.
Volunteer mentors undertake accredited training through the Open College Network and are fully supported and guided throughout their mentoring work. Training takes place 1 day per week over 2 weeks, please ensure you are available to attend before you apply.
We are currently recruiting throughout Yorkshire and Humber, if you live anywhere across this region, are over 18 years old and are interested in volunteering we would love to hear from you.
Time commitment: 1-4 hours per week