Busy Bee? Be a Backup instead!


(39.088608,-84.49236)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

801 York StreetNewport, KY 41071


About

Too busy to commit to mentoring every week for a year? Join our list of substitute mentors, and be johnny-on-the-spot for a youth in need of a friend.

It's easy! This program is structured, planned and carefully supervised by staff. All you have to do is show up.

Substitute Life Coach: Support a young person on occasional evenings when their regular mentor can't be there.

Requirements for Life Coach:

Attend an initial two-hour training session and in-service training sessions 4 times during each year of participation in the program

Have access to an automobile, auto insurance, and a good driving record

Complete a criminal history background check

Not use illicit drugs

Not use alcohol or controlled substances in an inappropriate manner

Desirable Qualities for Life Coach & Volunteer

Consistent and reliable

Willing listener

Encouraging and supportive

Patient and flexible

Tolerant and respectful of individual differences

Skills

  • Tutoring
  • Youth Services
  • Mentoring
  • General Education
  • Life Coaching

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2.5 hours per session
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