Last updated on: 26. Jan. 2021
A virtual or physical meeting takes place once a month to ensure the following functions
-mentor connecting to other mentors
-supporting mentors to re-engage if they have had time away from mentoring
-keeping up to date with changes in the system
-sharing key learnings from tutorials and assessment
-cross pollinating the understanding of assessment
-giving support to each other
-providing opportunities to practice aspects of being a mentor
-sharing skills, knowledge and experiences
-identifying mentor training needs with possible additional focused training sessions
-supporting and possibly fulfilling some of the mentor Continuous Professional Development requirements
Pattern of Monthly Meetings
-one person is given the task to invite mentors to join the meeting. Invitation is sent once a month.
-go-round of name, where are you, what are you grateful for today or need to have a moan about today or a bit of both?
-what do you want to get out of today’s session? Any questions you want answering?
-explore some/all of these questions
-what could future sessions cover?
-what are the next steps / takeaways / learnings from today?