The Youth Mentoring Network

Professional Development

Mentoring Matters

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We provide in-house consulting services to organisations wanting to establish a Youth Mentoring programme or align their current mentoring offering with international best practice.

The areas covered duirng this consulation include: 

  • Programme development:
    • programme design
    • programme planning
    • programme mangement and governance, and 
    • programme evaluation
  • Six core elements of effective practice: 
    • recruitment of mentors and mentees
    • selection and safety checking of mentors and mentees
    • orientation and training of mentors and mentees
    • matching mentors and mentees
    • monitoring and suporting the match, and 
    • closing the match. 

Online resources

You may also find it useful to refer to the following publications which are available online for you to download and utilise. 

Further information about these resources can be found here

Who will benefit from this service?

Organisations wanting to set-up or run an effective Youth Mentoring Programme in New Zealand. (Youth Development Programmes, Sports Clubs, Schools, Iwi based youth programmes, Churches, Community-based youth focused organisations, etc)

Fee:  Please contact us to discuss your requirements and we can then provide a quote for delivery of this service.