As we come to the end of 2019, the team at M2W reflects on the numerous achievements of the program from a busy year: 100th mentor recruited 215 young adults recruited 44 new jobs commenced for our participants 31 formal study commencements 10 mentor orientation workshops 30 promotional presentations at jobactive providers The team celebrated… Read More
Mentoring 2 Work has been featured in an article in the Department of Social Services Annual Report. It focuses on one (of many) of our young adults experiencing real career pathway progress as a result of her participating in our program and the tangible engagement and guidance from her mentor.
The M2W team and mentors attended a recent workshop on Résumé writing, interviewing, automating your job search and everything in between. Run by career consultant and recruiter Kevin Wiley from mycareerprofessional.com, our mentors now have a few more tools to add to their kit as they work on the career aspirations of their young adults.
Our mentors got together for a conversation on managing professional boundaries, as part of a monthly breakfast series in the program. On top of a new cohort of mentors, we’ve also signed up our 240th young adult into the program this month.