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Student Mentor


Student Mentor

Student Connect


At a Glance

  • Start Date:07/03/2017
  • End Date:31/03/2018
  • Closing date:31/12/2017
  • Post Updated:08/03/2017
  • Min Hours:1
  • Role Type:Mentoring/Befriending

Requirements:Friendly and outgoing!


To be a mentor you need to fill out an application form and attend a short training course.  You have the choice of attending on Wednesday 22nd March or Tuesday 28th March.

Student Connect has been truly invigorated over the last 3 years. Why?  Because it is the only truly student led programme in the University.  It’s also the biggest club on campus so why not volunteer!  Mentor Leaders and mentors arrange social events throughout the year for 1st years, inform 1st years of what’s happening on campus and make changes to the programme to truly meet the needs of first year students.

Who wouldn't want to be part of this!

Is training provided?: Yes

Tasks that the volunteer(s) will be expected to undertake:

Mentoring newly arrived students including international students, health connect, mature students, students with a disability and Access/HEAR students.

Skills required for this role:

  • Friendly
  • Reliable
  • Enthusiastic

Details of time commitment needed for role:

Minimum time commitment per week:
1 hour p/week

Additional screening required for this role:
Application form and training (to find out more click APPLY)


If you have any questions about this role please feel free to get in touch:

Name: Una McDermott

Address: Student Connect, NUIG

Website: http://

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