Have you had experience in the criminal justice system? Do you want to put this experience to good use, and help empower others to achieve their goals?
We are looking for female peer mentor volunteers that would like to be part of a passionate and dedicated team that supports women who have been involved in the criminal justice system. Peer Mentors will be offered training, frontline experience, supervision, and opportunities to progress within the programme.
Peer mentors must have experience with the criminal justice system. This could include prior experience of:
✲ Being arrested ✲ Being convicted by a court ✲ Serving a community order ✲ Serving a prison sentence ✲ Being under probation supervision
Criteria: Peer mentors need to be free from offending while living in the community for at least 12 months, no longer be working with Advance and free from all substances for at least 12 months.
This is a flexible opportunity where you will have the chance to volunteer in a number of boroughs and at a time convenient to you.