CIIPA is pleased to re-launch its mentoring programme, providing opportunities for members to share their knowledge and experience with students launching their accounting careers.
Registration for mentor training can be completed online. By registering for training, members: commit to a minimum of 6 face-to-face meetings over a 6-month period, monthly phone conversations in between meetings, understand conversations between mentor and participant are to remain confidential.
We invite CIIPA members, through the Careers and Mentoring programme, to use your wealth of experience to help young accountants launch their careers. In addition to sharing your creativity, experience and knowledge; mentors will also be able to develop coaching and leadership skills by attending free training workshops designed for volunteer mentors.
The primary objective is to prepare volunteers for the realities of the mentoring experience and to set the stage for the mentors' relationships with their students.
All volunteer mentors are required to attend three, 2-hour workshops:
Workshop I: The Mentoring Experience
Workshop II: Coaching through Motivational Dialogue
Workshop III: Encouraging a Career Focus