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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

405 Urban StreetSuite 400Lakewood, CO 80228

About

Professional Refugee Mentors will work with refugees with intermediate to advanced English language skills and/or a higher education degree from their home country. The program pairs eligible and interested clients with professional volunteer mentors in the community to receive valuable advice and attend networking opportunities while searching for jobs in their field in the U.S. The mentee and mentor will meet approximately three hours per week or twice per month, depending on their availability, to discuss training opportunities, networking events and contact information for relevant professionals in the industry, available courses in their field, changes or new trends/vocabulary in the field, American work culture, how to effectively write cover letters and submit job applications, how to market oneself effectively and with confidence, and any specific re-certification/licensing processes.

We are seeking volunteer professional mentors in the following fields:

  • Education
  • Healthcare/Life Sciences
  • Engineering
  • Vocational
  • Financial
  • Technology
  • Retail, Hospitality, and Tourism
  • Transportation, Logistics, and Distribution

Skills

  • Mentoring
  • Cross-cultural Communication
  • Professional Development

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4 months; 3 hours/week or twice per month
  • We are seeking volunteer professional mentors in the following fields: Education Healthcare/Life Sc

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