Register to become a SEBE PSN Mentor

Faculty of Science, Engineering and Built Environment students only.

To be eligible to apply to be a Mentor you must:

  • Have completed at least two trimesters of study at Deakin
  • Have achieved a minimum Weighted Average Mark (WAM) of 70
  • Be available to attend one of the compulsory training days for the relevant trimester (see table below)
    Mentors who have attended full day training in the past only need to attend half day training prior to each trimester they will be mentoring in.
  • Obtain a Working with Children Check (WWC)
    A WWC is free for Volunteers. Visit the WWC website for more information
  • Be available throughout the first 5 weeks of trimester to conduct weekly mentor meetings (approximately 2 hours per week). Mentors are also encouraged to participate in additional PSN activities throughout the trimester.

Position Description for the Mentor role (PDF, 186.6KB)

Application and training dates:

TrimesterTrimester 1 2020 Trimester 2 2020 Trimester 3 2020
Applications Open Monday 11 November 2020 Monday 09 March 2020 Monday 13 July 2020
Applications Close Sunday 26 January 2020 Sunday 14 June 2020 Sunday 27 September 2020
Training (Burwood) Friday 14 February 2020

Wednesday 19 February 2020
Thursday 02 July 2020 Thursday 29 October 2020
Training (Geelong) Thursday 13 February 2020

Tuesday 18 February 2020
Wednesday 01 July 2020Wednesday 28 October 2020
Training (Deakin Downtown - Melbourne CBD) Friday 21 February 2020 n/a n/a

Applications received during the relevant open period will be assumed to be applying for the next available trimester.

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Program participation
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Were you a Mentee in your first trimester at Deakin? *
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Agreement
Please read and understand Applicants will usually be contacted two weeks prior to the scheduled training date and advised of the outcome of your application.

Applicants may be required to attend a group interview as part of the recruitment process.

Information collected on this form will be used by the Faculty of Science, Engineering and Built Environment for the purposes of the Peer Support Network Program. You are able to contact sebe-psn@deakin.edu.au at any time to update your details or withdraw your application.
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