How long is my commitment?
Last for 6 months
Start at beginning of Node/ Database modules and continue for 3 months after Demo Day/graduation
Who will I be supporting?
What do I need to do with my mentees?
Support two trainees with help on their career journeys
Help with goal setting, identifying the personal and technical skills needed for junior dev roles
No support with technical homework or questions
How frequently do I need to meet with my mentees?
Meet with your mentee at least twice a month (1-1.5 hours per session, you can meet more frequently if agreed with mentee)
What else do I need to do?
Help facilitate mock interviews for trainees in CYF cities (3 hours)
Attend mentoring induction workshop (1-1.5 hours)
Fill in mentoring feedback form (15 mins once per month)
Join Career Mentors Slack group for support (ask questions and contribute suggestions when able)
Join mentoring feedback call (once every 3 months for 1 hour)
Review other trainees CVs and give feedback
Work as part of project teams during Final projects and post graduation projects to support your mentee soft skills development