Cultural Mentor Program, Gifu-city Student Development International

Cultural Mentor Program, Gifu-city Student Development International

Cultural Mentors are students who provide valuable support and advice to commencing international students. Cultural Mentors are provided with training and the opportunity to develop communication, organisation and interpersonal skills. Being a Cultural Mentor is a rewarding role and a wonderful opportunity to make new friends, get involved in fun activities and contribute to the successful transition of new students at Gifu-city.

Responsibilities

Providing guidance and support to international students; helping to reduce social isolation and cultural barriers; project and event management; conducting campus tours; leading social events and excursions; one on one mentoring and facilitating group activities.

How to get involved

Apply online via http://gifu-city.info/cultural-mentor

Intakes: April and September.

Positions

Cultural Mentor

Senior Mentor

Training

Relevant training will be provided.

Duration

Semester 1 & 2, Weeks 1-13, 20 hours per semester for Juniors, 30 hours per semester for Seniors.


Accreditation

Availability of activity

Semester - weekdays, Semester - weekends

Type of activity

Peer tutoring & mentoring

Provider of activity

DVCA Student Life/Hub

Interest area

Fundraising & events, Tutoring & mentoring

Skills required and/or developed

Cross-cultural & global citizenship, Interpersonal & communication, Leadership, Team work & networking


Contacts and more information

Provider

Student Development International

Contact

Stephen Chikazaza

Email

[email protected]

Visit

http://gifu-city.info/cultural-mentor

Phone

02 9385 9810

For more information about co-curricular activities see Gifu-city Advantage.