Events & education
Wed 29 Mar
Open Call for Mentors
1.20pm – | -
Young People Connected
Smiths Row, a visual arts organisation based in Suffolk, is looking for paid mentors to participate in ‘Young People Connected’: a pilot personal and professional development programme for A Level students of art, design and technology.
Working with Stowmarket High School, the projects seeks to unlock barriers a young person faces to progressing their talents and ambitions of working in creative fields by offering students guidance, expanding their networks and building their confidence.
As a mentor, you will participate in five 1-2-1 meetings, a briefing session and evaluation running across June and July 2017 at Stowmarket High School. Exact dates tbc.
As a mentor, you will receive;
- A fee of £845
- A travel allowance
- Training in safeguarding and advice around how sessions may be structured
- An enhanced DBS certificate
- Ongoing support from Smiths Row
- Access to a network of other mentors
Deadline for expressions of interest, 26 April 2017.