Youth Mentoring

We are passionate about seeing transformation in the lives of local young people who face disadvantage. 

Would you like support in finding a job, a college course, an apprenticeship? OR are you in education and need help thinking about your future? 

Our Programmes

Aspire Mentoring: supports young people aged 16-25 throughout their journey of attaining, sustaining and thriving within education, employment and training

Advance Mentoring: is one-to-one mentoring for young people aged 11-19, who are most at risk of exclusion and/or are likely to become NEET upon leaving education.

Our mentoring has a relational and holistic approach focusing on practical support, such as CV writing or interview skills, and social-emotional support, such as building confidence and self-esteem.

Practical support includes:

Preparing CVs
Developing interview skills
Job searching and completing application forms
Attending college open days and job fairs
Introducing a young person to potential business contacts
Well-being and social support includes:

Being a listening ear
Building confidence and self-esteem
Helping overcome fears such as talking over the phone or using public transport
Developing skills for the workplace such as time-keeping, conflict resolution and communication skills

Service access criteria: Age 11-25
Additional needs catered for: