Find updates including school closures and notifications regarding coronavirus (COVID-19) on the NSW Department of Education website.

aurora college logo

Mentoring Program

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.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

We would like to pay our respects and acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land and also pay respect to Elders both past and present.

nsw department of education logo

Aurora College is a NSW Public School, a part of the NSW Department of Education.

Phone 1300 287 629
Email auroracoll-h.school@det.nsw.edu.au
© 2021 Aurora College | Website by Bright

aurora college logo