KMP 2022 Cycle 2

Learn more about the upcoming Kaleidoscope Mentoring Program cycle

What is our Mentoring Program about?

The Kaleidoscope Mentoring Program (KMP) helps newcomers (migrants and refugees) professionals reconnect with their careers by connecting them with a mentor from their own profession/field in Australia to guide and mentor them.  Having the guidance, encouragement and support of a trusted and experienced mentor can provide a mentee with a broad range of personal and professional benefits.

For mentees, some key benefits of mentoring include:

This program also includes our five day job readiness workshop which has proven to be highly beneficial in assisting mentees to secure employment in their profession.

At the Job readiness workshop mentees will get:

Ready to apply?

We are currently accepting expressions of interest from mentees for 2022 – Cycle 2 which runs from August to November 2022.  Applications for this cycle will open on 18 July 2022. We encourage anyone who is thinking of applying for the program to complete the expression of interest form and to attend one of our online information sessions for mentees.

MENTEE INFO SESSION – 7 JULY

MENTEE INFO SESSION – 12 JULY

MENTEE INFO SESSION – 19 JULY


 

Timeline for KMP 2022 – Cycle 2

The three-month mentoring program runs from August to November 2022. Scroll down to view the program timeline.

7, 12 & 19 July Online information sessions for future mentees
18 July 2022 Applications open for mentees
3 August Online information session for future mentors
Year round Applications open for mentors
31 July 2022 Applications close for mentees
up to 23 August Mentees and mentors receive notification of their mentoring match. 
23 August Mentee induction session (online evening)
25 August Mentor induction, training and networking session (online evening)
28 August Mentees and mentors to confirm match and return signed contract
29 August – 2 September Mentee Job-readiness Workshop sessions (online daytime)
8 September Orientation session 
20 & 22
September
Cultural Competency sessions (online evening) – attend only one session 
13 October Career Mindset (online evening)
25 November Mentoring program concludes

*Dates subject to change.