Job Opportunity at our Community Partner – BBBS

Mentoring Coordinator at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Christchurch

Key responsibilities for this 20 hour a week position include:

1. The recruitment, screening, training, accountability and support of volunteers to mentor young people

2. Overseeing the referral of young people and making the right matches between volunteer and young person.

3. Monitoring the relationships between volunteer, young person and their family.

4. Developing networks in the community so as to have access to further support services for young people and their families.

A team player with a “can do” attitude is required to join the small team who oversee the day to day operation of the programme, which takes place in Christchurch schools and communities. The coordinator will have excellent communication skills both for presenting to groups, for helping our volunteers to feel supported and for developing relationships with families and young people. Having a passion for seeing young people reach their potential is an absolute must. Make your next role one that makes a tangible difference to young people and to our society.

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