Are you ready to change your life?

Mentoring West Midlands CIC

 

Area’s support can be offered

Sandwell   Dudley   Wolverhampton   Central   Walsall

 

Contact us

Chris Dyer Tel: 0121 558 5722/07920 750136

 

where is it?

Suite 3, Graphic House, 15 – 18 New Road, Willenhall, West Midlands, WV13 2BG

 

Duration?

Once or twice a week depending on the individual

 

Overview of Support offered

If you have a goal and need help achieving it Mentoring West Midlands can help you by building a trusting and open relationship.
You will work with a mentor to devise an action plan to achieve your goals.

Possible action plan:

Personal aspects: Help with self-esteem, confidence, communications and developing positive relationships.

Agencies: Assistance in engaging with housing department and private landlords, sorting out debt problems, application to work or college or training, applying for grants for personal items, dealing with professional agencies and their workers, assistance in meeting job search requirements for the job centre, social activities.

Practical: CV preparation, specialist job-search support, introductions to many job training opportunities and volunteering, apprenticeship opportunities, work experience in pretty much any sector you wish to explore, interview practice, engaging with employers (dealing with bosses!), working as part of a team, specialist health and safety training for sectors such as construction.

Life Skill Development: Managing conflict, dealing with anxiety, active listening and engagement skills (very good when dealing with people in a job/training/college environment you might be interested in!)

 

Is this activity linked to;

Increasing confidence   Increasing motivation   Increasing Optimism   Improving employability

 

Where does this support fit into my journey?

Engagement   This is me   I’m up for it   I’m ready   I’m on my way

 

Session type

Individual   Group

 

What equipment should I bring?

None.

 

Outcomes expected

Our aim is to set you up with the skills you need to achieve your goals. You will be confident enough to tackle what you could not have before. We would like you to use these skills in many life situations which makes you feel more able to solve problems and move forward in your life.

If we’ve done our job right you will be in a job or training or college, or very close to that, and feeling like you’ve really set out on the direction you want to.