Become a mentor to local High school students
- Volunteer Opportunity posted by Infinity Love Foundation
A few hours per week
Long-Term (6 months-1 year)
Infinity Love Foundation would like to invite you to serve as a mentor this upcoming summer and/or school year.
Infinity love is an organization that partners with local high schools, in Queens, in order to help young women to achieve their goals and full potential. We are dedicated to inspire, support and encourage young women by giving them the necessary tools and resources to succeed and become what they want in life.
Responsibilities as a youth mentor: The responsibility of a youth mentor is to create and advance a personal and optimistic relationship with a child. This goal is achieved by regularly conducting meetings with the child and making sure that these meetings are pleasurable and comfertable for the child that one is assign to. In addition, the mentor is also required to assist the child/youth establish their goals in both their personal lives and in academia.
Tasks as a youth mentor include, but are not limited to:
- Plan and participate in weekly activities with mentoring group
-Work with small group of students
- Facilitate workshops
- Assist students with academic work
- Help students with different opportunities
- Organize and help carry out field trips
*Overall, a youth mentor is dedicated to guide and help the youth with creating and executing their action plans.
-Be interested in helping & working with young people
-Be willing to adhere to all program policies and procedures
-Be willing to complete the application process (fill application, attend interview and submit background check if asked for)
-Attend mentor training sessions as prescribed
-Be willing to submit a background check
*A youth mentor has to possess good listening skills and should be responsible, dependable, considerate, and optimistic. A youth mentor should have the ability to offer children with outlets for new chances and challenges, and provide them the inspiration to realize their dreams and goals.
- Training Provided