CN mentoring scheme timeline

Below is an overview of the process with timelines – please note with the exception of the application open and close date, other dates are listed purely for guidance purposes and may change.

Joining the scheme

  • Mentoring scheme opens (29 September)
  • Students apply on-line (Sept-November)
  • Application deadline reached (9 November)
  • Short-listing takes places (10 – 14 November)
  • Mentees identified (14 November)

Preparation

  • Mentees matched to mentors (17 – 21 November)
  • Mentee induction pack issued, and student work book issued (17 – 21 November)
  • Group induction sessions take place (24 – 28 November)
  • Mentee provided with details of their mentor (1 – 5 December)

Mentoring begins

  • Mentee contacts mentor – mentoring process begins (within a week of 5 December)
  • Mentor / mentee progress monitored / reviewed (End of Jan/Feb)
  • Mentoring concludes (June)
  • Feedback / evaluation from mentees / mentors (June)