e-Mentoring Program

The focus of mentoring at Aurora College is to encourage self-confidence and resilience in our students, to broaden their awareness of opportunities, and to enhance their career planning and long-term academic outcomes.

Benefits of being a mentor

An Aurora College mentor will:

  • show how people can contribute to a better society
  • develop active community partnerships
  • be able to dispel stereotypes about certain fields/occupations
  • reflect on work practice and purpose
  • gain public recognition in their area of expertise
  • enhance their own self-confidence and competence
  • have opportunities to share skills and achievements
  • have the convenience of mentoring online
  • have all resources, materials and training provided

Qualities of a mentor

A mentor is ideally someone who:

  • is willing to invest time in the mentoring relationship
  • is reliable
  • shows sensitivity and understanding
  • has significant experience and expertise in their field
  • demonstrates good communication skills
  • models respect for alternative views and cultures
  • has good listening skills
  • is able to relate positively in a supportive manner
  • recognises when they need to call for assistance

Become a mentor for Aurora College

If you can commit to 2-3 40 minute sessions a term, then you may be suited to this opportunity. Register your interest using the form below.

Register your interest to be a Mentor

Register your interest to be a Mentor

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