Girls Entrepreneurship Summit Mentors

APPS AND GIRLS

Part-time Jobs, Volunteering Opps
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Posted 11 months ago

Overview:

A mentor is a caring, responsible, adult volunteer who serves as a trusted friend and guide to a student at the Girls Entrepreneurship Summit organized and hosted by Apps and Girls Organization. S/he helps to provide constructive feedback to students to ensure they develop and improve their entrepreneurial ideas. S/he expose them to new opportunities and a wide array of resources, and keep them motivated and encouraged to give their best at the summit.

The Mentor’s Responsibility to Protégé

Every volunteer mentor must:

·         Be able to commit to spending three days of the summit with his/her assigned students.

·          Spend at least three- five hours a day engaged in a mutually agreed-upon activity with their protégés such as ideation, pitching practice, pitch decks, etc.

·         Honor, all commitments made to the protégé and Apps and Girls.

·          Be respectful of the protégé’s time, opinions, and decision-making.

·         Serve as a positive role model by modeling desirable behaviors—e.g. patience, tolerance, and reflective listening.

·         Be comfortable and able to establish appropriate boundaries with the protégé .

·          Be encouraging and supportive of the protégé.

·          Help the protégé develop a milestone plan for their entrepreneurial idea.

Mentors Responsibility to Apps and Girls

Every Volunteer Mentor must:

·         Check-in with the program staff a month before the summit.

·           Attend on-going trainings when needed or requested to do so by program staff.

·          Complete evaluation surveys as requested by staff.

·         Be patient and understand the mentoring relationship is a process that takes work and time.

Qualifications

All volunteers must:

    Submit an application, and a copy of a photo ID.

·         Successfully complete an interview for a mentor position with Apps and Girls staff member.

·         Exhibit a genuine interest in entrepreneurship , technology and youths participation in development.

Payment & Allowances

Will be Negotiated.

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