Weekly Arts Mentor

  • Minneapolis, MN, US
  1. Attend an Informational Session OR complete an online Application:

http://www.freeartsminnesota.org/get-involved/become-a-mentor/

  1. Submit 3 references
  2. Submit background check
  3. Attend Weekly Mentorship/CREATE Workshop Volunteer Training

Join a team of mentors to support youth in the community through the arts once a week for 45-60 minutes (plus set-up and clean-up time). The cornerstone of Free Arts Minnesota is Weekly Mentorship, a unique program combining positive adult mentorship and arts programming for kids, ages 5 to 18. Weekly mentorship is a program for our long-term partner sites where youth are permanently enrolled or housed. Weekly mentorship offers 3 terms: spring, summer and fall. Training is mandatory for new mentors. Experienced, returning mentors must complete training every two years.

Commitment: 45-60 minute sessions (plus set-up and clean-up time), once a week for at least 1 term (spring, summer & fall terms, 8-13 weeks long)

Expectations: Fully commit to mentoring youth at one of Free Arts' long-term partner sites for the duration of a term. Work with a team of 3-5 mentors to plan and conduct arts projects each week. All sessions are supervised by partner site staff.

Requirements: At least 16 years old, passionate about serving youth in the community, ability to engage with youth.

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  • 400 First Ave North
    Suite 518
    Minneapolis, MN, US 55401
    See Map
  • Duration:

    3 months or longer
  • Time commitment:

    Occasional (weekly or monthly)
  • Times of day:

    Mornings Afternoons Evenings Late nights
  • Days of week:

    Weekdays Weekends
  • Schedule:

    Flexible schedule
  • Extra details:

    Training provided
  • Appropriate for:

    Groups

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