Volunteer With City Year

Date: November 21, 2022
Categories: 19-24 | Featured

Give a year to tackling economic inequality by volunteering with City Year. Join their year long leadership development programme and become a mentor to pupils who need it most.

Are you 18-25, living in the UK, available to volunteer full-time and looking to make a real difference to children’s lives?

Then City Year UK wants to hear from you! Applications for our Greater Manchester programme are now open.

What will you be doing?

As a volunteer mentor based in a school in a low-income area you will:

  • Act as a role model, mentor and coach to help struggling pupils succeed, providing 1:1 and small group support in class
  • Lead creative clubs, projects and events
  • Support pupils’ academic and emotional wellbeing, creating a positive learning environment

What will you get?

As part of your City Year experience, you will receive:

  • Access to accredited leadership courses
  • Bespoke training sessions on Fridays, to develop leadership and employability skills
  • A designated professional mentor from our corporate partners
  • £90-£100 living expenses per week, dependent on region, plus