Professional Mentor


Cause Areas

When

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

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.


About

Year Up Arizona is seeking business professionals with 2+ years’ experience in the professional space to mentors one of our young adults as they transition from being a student to an intern in the corporate space.

A Year Up Mentor has had a fruitful career and is ready to leverage his or her knowledge to support one of our students as they chart their own career in banking, finance, customer service, computer programming or cyber security. A Year Up mentor will offer guidance, support and encouragement as our students step into their professional space.

Through the Year Up Mentorship Program, our Student will have the opportunity to:

  • Expand their professional network

  • Practice professional communication skills

  • Meet and connect with professional adults in their career interest

  • Seek and receive feedback on professional and personal development

Expectations of Year Up Mentors:

  • Communicate with your mentee once-a-week via phone or email

  • Connect with your mentee once-a-month in person

  • Commit to a 9-month mentorship program

  • Act as a sounding board for mentee ideas, goals and aspirations

  • Be willing to share thoughts, opinions, knowledge, goals, career history

Skills

  • Customer Service
  • Website Programming
  • Mentoring
  • Sales Coaching & Training
  • Financial Literacy
  • Professional Development

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 27
  • Orientation or Training
  • Durration of 9 months, 5 hrs a month
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