The word Mentor comes from the Greek myth of Odysseus. He places his son in the care of a old wise friend. Mentor.
The nature of that relationship brought huge change into Odysseus's son's life.
The role of a good mentor has not changed; Today mentoring has become the humble tool of parents and global corporate businesses alike. Businesses use mentoring to facilitate rapid skills transfer to new staff members and at the community level, mentoring is used to provide guidance and support to young people who others wish may not fulfil their full potential.
A good mentor must rapidly build a solid relationship so as to position themselves in the mentees life as a trusted, respected guide and confidant. Great mentors create independent, resourceful and positive individuals, ready to maximise their potential.
Our Engage Mentor Training program is established and the best mentor training program available. Designed by practicing mentors and qualified coaches, Engage swiftly moves the eager wanna-be mentor to a well equipped and confident professional. It's mix of theory and practical role-plays leave all attendees confident enough to work with even the most daunting mentees.
Here are a few Organisations who only trust Engage to train their Mentors
Urban Synergy - The Mentoring Resource Pool
The 100 Black Men of London