Future Protectors Initiative Mentors


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Cause Areas

When

Mon May 01, 2017 03:00 PM - Sun Oct 15, 2017 06:00 PM

Where

178 Tremont StreetBoston, MA 02111

About

The Youth Services Department is looking for Future Protectors Initiative Mentors to provide mentorship for program participants residing in high-crime, high-poverty neighborhoods along Boston’s Blue Hill Avenue corridor over a 6 month period.

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Develop relationships with youths in a group setting over a period of 6 months.
  • Mentors will lead conversations regarding their experience in their public-service fields, and discuss the job and life skills needed to be successful.
  • Provide further information for youth who wish to pursue careers in the public sector.
  • Minimum of 3 hours per week of mentor-mentee activityed (Wednesdays only).

Skills & Qualifications:

Individuals who have current or previous working experience in the criminal justice and public safety fields are encouraged to apply for this mentorship opportunity; i.e. active duty fire fighters, emergency medical services personnel, police officers, and personnel in government/legal services. Prior experience with youth mentorship is preferred.

Skills

  • EMT
  • Law Enforcement
  • Life Coaching
  • Youth Services

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 3 hrs per week on Wednesday evenings for 6 months

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