Become a Wise Warrior Mentor

Our flagship program, the 6-month Young Warrior Woman Program combines life-skills education, mental health support and connection to a safe and nurturing group of female mentors who we call Wise Warriors. These are caring, positive, and stable female role models from the local community who provide support, guidance and impart the wisdom of life experience.

Our ideal mentors are:

  • Women 25 years of age and over
  • Stable role models with a passion for advancing young vulnerable women in the Australian community
  • Willing to be matched one to one with a mentee (Young Warrior) and attending the program together
  • Willing to embrace our mentoring philosophy and strategy, share our values, and work in line with our policies and procedures
  • Willing to undergo our training program and embrace ongoing training as provided
  • Willing to ask for help from the Warrior Woman team when needed
  • A good listener
  • Non-judgemental
  • Committed to attend all sessions of the program

Time commitment

  • Six-month commitment
  • Interview process
  • Compulsory 14 hours mentor training over two Saturdays
  • Weekly online educational and therapeutic workshops incorporating group mentoring and one to one mentoring (twelve Tuesday evenings 6.00pm-8.00pm)
  • Beginning, mid and end program workshop days (three Saturdays 10am-4pm)
  • Program graduation day (Saturday 10am-3pm) 

Screening process

  • Application form
  • Working with Children Check
  • National Police check
  • Referee check
  • Interview process
  • Compulsory training
 

Download the Young Warrior Woman Program 2022 Calendar

Applications are now closed for 2022. If you would like to be added to the 2023 waiting list please simply email us.