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Recruiting Organization: BeUnlimited

A mentor with the UnTapped program will support and encourage the educational and personal development of our scholars and provide active guidance to help them achieve their goals.

Expectations

  • Serve as a positive role model
  • Take the lead in supporting mentees through an ongoing, one-on-one relationship
  • Build the relationship by attending and participating in program activities.
  • Strive for mutual respect.
  • Help set goals and work toward accomplishing them

Time Commitment

  • Make at least a one-year commitment
  • Spend at least 4 hours a month with mentees
  • Communicate with mentees weekly
  • Attend training sessions provided by BeUnlimited

Requirements

  • Be at least 25 years old
  • Be interested in working with young people from various different cultures.
  • Be willing to adhere to all program policies and procedures
  • Be willing to complete the application and screening process, which includes a background check
  • Be dependable and consistent in meeting time commitments.
  • Attend mentor training sessions as prescribed
  • Be willing to communicate regularly with program staff, submit activity information, and take constructive feedback regarding mentoring activities

Desirable Qualities

  • Someone who holds our core values: Advocacy, Empowerment, Enlightenment, & Encouragement
  • Willing listener and supportive
  • Patient and flexible
  • Tolerant and respectful of individual differences
  • Good relationship building skills

Application and Screening Process

  1. Written application
  2. Provide three personal references
  3. Criminal history check
  4. Personal interview
  5. Attend initial mentor training


Stipend ProvidedFalse

Training ProvidedFalse

Housing AvailableFalse

Language/Cultral Support AvailableFalse

Wheelchair AccessibleFalse

Fee RequiredFalse

Fee Amount: None

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About Idealist.org

Location:

389 5th Ave, 9th Floor, New York, NY 11109, US

Mission Statement

To bridge the gap between intention and action in order to bring about social impact.

Description

Idealist is a leading online global resource for finding jobs in the nonprofit sector, as well as volunteer opportunities and graduate school programs for social impact.

Children & Youth
Community
Education & Literacy

WHEN

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WHERE

Greenbelt, MD 20770

(39.00191,-76.88363)
 

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