Cause Areas

When

Mon May 14, 2018 10:00 AM - Fri Aug 31, 2018 09:00 PM

Where

At Select LocationsWithin 15 miles of this locationStroudsburg, PA 18360

About

Mentor's R Us Inc. (MRU) is Christian non-profit organization whose mission is to inspire and model sustainable life skills through the engagement in hands-on experiences for youth and adults.

MRU is currently seeking Mentor's who will provide developmental services to youth within the community. Mentor's effectively help youth with an organization and routine development that will facilitate completion of daily responsibilities. This is completed by creating actions plans and following-up with goals set by mentor's. Mentor's will help youth with Life skills work shops by creating ThreeDVisionBoards and helping youth problem solve.

Examples of basic life skills may include life skills, interpersonal skills, social skills, hygiene, shopping, proper nutrition, cooking, conflict resolution skills, faith talks, money management, and any other unique challenges. Mentor's also make connections to vocation, educational resources, and other community resources as needed.

A time commitment of (5) full days a month. Work will be at designated or assigned locations. May be responsible for driving up to 25+ miles.

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Act as a coach or teach life lessons for mentee's
  • Develop personal and positive rapport with youth.
  • Meets with mentee on a consistent basis.
  • May be responsible for driving.
  • Creating goals, action plans and checking benchmarks.

Qualifications of a successful candidate will include:

  • Between the ages of 24 - 44.
  • Clean background check.
  • Valid PA drivers license
  • Able to work in the US
  • Reliable transportation
  • Clean driving record
  • Willingness to travel up to 25+ miles
  • A small financial requirement (TBA)
  • Desire to work with youth
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Possess a high level of patience
  • Ability to Meet for training before Workshop Start dates
  • Flexible free time to participate in eight-week workshop with youth
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Skills

  • Child Development
  • Event Management
  • Mentoring

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 24
  • Orientation or Training
  • Five (5) full days a month.
  • May be responsible for driving to/from locations and events.

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