Mentors may decide to utilise planned activities to foster the mentoring relationship and to contribute to the mentee's professional development.
Potential activities include:
If you are planning on undertaking any of the above activities, please contact the Career Mentoring Program coordinator to arrange an appropriate level of WorkCover insurance.
There may be occasions where there is not an apparent match between the mentee's interests and the mentor's area of expertise. However, this situation can create an opportunity for the mentee and the mentor to expand their ideas and "think outside the square" as well as focus on employability skills.
The topics of discussion that ensues between mentor and mentee will depend upon the form of the mentoring relationship. Topics may include: