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Mentors Wanted, Mentors R Us Incorporated, Henryville, Pennsylvania


Organization: Mentors R Us Incorporated
Contact Name: MentorsRUs Incorporated
Position Type: Local Volunteering (in person)
Address: 104 lookout ct.
Henryville, Pennsylvania  18332  
United States
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Service Area(s): Sports and Recreation, Social Services, Mentoring, Homelessness and Housing, Education, Directly Serving People, Counseling / Addiction / Recovery, Children and Youth Ministry, Adult Ministry
Hourly Commitment:
0.0 per: Day
Number of Positions:
35
Number of Volunteers in this
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0
One-time / Ongoing Position: Ongoing Position
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Description

Mentor's R Us Inc. (MRU) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to teach and guide disadvantaged youth and adolescents by providing developmental services through mentorship programs. MRU is currently seeking Mentor's who will provide developmental services to underprivileged children and youth within the community. Mentor's effectively help youth with organization and routine development that will facilitate completion of daily responsibilities. This is completed by creating actions plans and following-up with goals set by mentor's. Examples of basic life skills may include life skills, interpersonal skills, social skills, hygiene, shopping, proper nutrition, cooking, conflict resolution skills, faith talks, money management, and any other unique challenge. Mentor's also make connections to vocation, educational resources, and other community resources as needed. A time commitment of two (2) full days a month. Work will be at designated or assigned locations. May be responsible for driving up to 100+ miles. Primary responsibilities include: •Act as a coach or teach life lessons for mentee's •Develop personal and positive rapport with youth. •Meets with mentee on a consistent basis. •May be responsible for driving. •Creating goals, action plans and checking benchmarks. Qualifications of a successful candidate will include: •Between the ages of 24 - 44. •Clean background check. •Valid PA drivers license •Able to work in the US •Reliable transportation •Clean driving record •Willingness to travel up to 100+ miles •A small financial requirement (TBA) •Desire to work with youth •Ability to work in a team environment •Possess a high level of patience
Initially Posted: 02/22/2016
Last Updated: 02/23/2016


(this opportunity is not scheduled for a specific date)