Business mentoring in schools

West of England Mentoring is a partnership between mentoring organisations Ablaze, Babbasa and Mentoring Plus, and business network Bath Bridge.

The partnership has been established to deliver group business mentoring in schools across the West of England Local Enterprise Partnership area: Bristol, B&NES, South Glos and North Somerset.

West of England Mentoring is pleased to have won a contract to offer business mentoring by The Careers & Enterprise Company, part of the Dept for Education.

There will be much more information available soon about how the partnership will be helping students in years 8, 9 and 10 to work with mentors employed locally to help achieve their potential.

WEM is recruiting a full-time project manager on a freelance contract to ensure smooth delivery of this exciting project. A full job description and person specification are available here.

To apply, please email ruth.keily@mentoringplus.net with a full CV and a covering letter setting out your motivation and suitability for the role. Closing date for applications is Monday 13th Feb 2017. Interviews are planned for 23rd or 24th Feb 2017.

Schools or businesses interested in finding out more at this stage: please contact us.