Youth Mentor

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We are looking for someone to work within the Bar 'n' Bus Mentoring Team to provide 1-2-1 support for young people within a school setting on a regular basis. Offering a listening ear, supportive advice and general guidance.

What skills do I need?

  • Enthusiasm and desire to work with young people;
  • Good verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Able to cope with listening to difficult life situations and respond appropriately


  • Accessibility
  • Data Protection policy
  • DBS check required
    Required* Given* Free*
  • Equal opportunities policy
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
  • Suitable for under 18s
  • Training provided
    Required* Given* Free*
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 30/06/2020

End Date: 30/06/2021

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Availability Details

Minimum of 2 hours per week with a minimum commitment of 1 academic year. Three session training programme to be completed prior to engagement.


Various schools across the Castle Point and Rochford Districts

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Bar 'n' Bus Trust

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  • Children
  • Civic Responsibility and Communities
  • Crime, Victims and Offenders
  • Employment, Education and Training
  • Families and Parenting
  • Mental Health
  • Substance Misuse and Addiction
  • Young People


  • Advice and Information
  • Local Events
  • Practical Skills
  • Supporting Charities
  • Supporting People and Befriending

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