Limerick Mental Health Assocation
Le Cheile Mentoring
Requirements:Drivers licence and car an advantage. Must be over 21
We work with young people from 15-21 who find themselves involved in the Probation Service. We match them up to Volunteer Mentors who meet them weekly. The idea is that by forming a relationship with them and engaging them in Pro Social activities the young person is exposed to the various opportunities and choices they have for a positive future. No experience required. Full training provided over two weekends in March 2020. All we require is a warm enthusiastic motivated empathetic personality who can commit to 2-3 hours for at least 12 months from March 2020. This is a rewarding volunteering opportunity that will enhance any students work experience and CV. All activity costs are covered by Le Cheile.
Is training provided?: Yes
Please note that Garda Vetting is required for this position.
Tasks that the volunteer(s) will be expected to undertake:
Weekly meeting with young person which is usually based around food and a chat or an activity. Full training and supervison and support provided. Your personality and time could help change a young person's future. Apply now and attend our information evening in Feb 2020.
Skills required for this role:
Time, Warmth, Enthusiasm, Up for a laugh, Committed, Motivated, Ability to chat, Empathy and understanding of youth today.
Minimum time commitment per week:
2 hour p/week
Additional screening required for this role:
Apply here https://lecheile.ie/volunteer/
If you have any questions about this role please feel free to get in touch:
Name: Alan Quinn
Address: Le Cheile Mentoring, Youthspace, Galvone Business Park, Southill (changing in 20200
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