National Citizen Service Mentor and Senior Mentor required ASAP

Recruiter
Flex Education
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£8.20 per hour
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Closes
17 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you ready to participate in the October 2017 NCS programme, a life changing experience for young people across the UK? We would be delighted to speak to you about this opportunity.

"The National Citizen Service (NCS) is a once in a lifetime, part residential experience open to all 15-17 year olds. The programme helps young people build skills for work and life whilst taking on exciting challenges, making new friends and contributing to their community.

We need inspirational people to assist our programme delivery staff, act as role-models and mentor participants. Mentors can support the personal and professional development of young people, gain new skills and make their C.V. stand out next summer. We’ll even throw in some fun, food and a residential!"

We now have opportunities available for positive and dedicated Mentors to join our team on this exciting new contract to change lives:-

About the Role:

Working alongside the NCS Programme Delivery Team, you will act as an appropriate role model and programme ambassador. You will motivate and empower young people to engage in activities that will facilitate their growth in confidence, raise aspirations and assist in the realisation and achievement of their potential.

About You:

As well as an upbeat, can-do attitude and a passion to positively impact young lives, you will also be a motivational individual and be able to empower and engage young people.

Your ability to coach and mentor young people will be fundamental to this role and therefore something you have a real passion for.

You must be interested in working with young people and supporting their development through the programme.

You will also be able to demonstrate the following skills in addition to the relevant job description requirements;

  • Exceptional communication skills
  • High standards of customer service and professional manner
  • Understand the needs, wants and the expectations of young people
  • Excellent team player

If the above describes you please send your CV and details ASAP

Locations:

Staffordshire, Worcestershire and Telford and Wrekin