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New Breakthrough Mentor Training (Cancelled)

Reason for cancellation
Badminton Road G12, Badminton Road
Event Tutors
HR Workforce Development
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Target Audience
All Internal Staff / Other / Voluntary Sector Workers
target audience
Event Types
Course (daytime)
Course categories
Public Health & Wellbeing
Public Health & Wellbeing subcategories
Breakthrough Mentoring
Event description
This course is designed to give you the knowledge to become a Breakthrough mentor; Breakthrough mentoring supports people to develop positive experiences and relationships, enabling them to achieve, grow and develop new skills and to realise their full potential. So what is a mentor? A Breakthrough mentor is someone who works alongside a vulnerable person (mentee) to empower them to become independent and live a fulfilled life. They will work individually with the mentee, using activities that engage and motivate them to gain confidence, self-belief and work towards independence. What type of person are we looking for? Our placements are unique and varied, which requires us to have a diverse group of mentors. You don’t need a set of qualifications, just special qualities that enable you to support your mentee to learn, grow and develop.
Learning outcomes
During the training we will cover; • What is mentoring • How Breakthrough works • Theory behind mentoring • Work through Scenarios/case studies • Active listening • Boundaries • Child Protection • Exit strategies This training could lead to a paid role for sessional work.
Start Date
Wednesday 31 July 2019
End Date
Saturday 31 August 2019
Closing Date
Tuesday 30 July 2019
10:00 - 17:00
Maximum Places
Number of Sessions
Certificate expiry
Pass/Fail event