EPIC Peer Mentor

Job Centre Location Stockwell
Other Locations Lambeth, Southwark, Lewisham and Croydon
Company / Organisation Women In Prison
Salary 0
Job Type Agency Work
Start Date 4 June 18
Contact Name Fiona Shaw
Job Reference
Posted 10/04/2018

Job Description

Lambeth, London


3-4 hours per week


Voluntary position (on completion of training you will receive an accredited qualification)



The Beth Centre believes in the power of the peer to peer relationship.



EPICEnabling Positive Individual Change – is a peer mentoring scheme provided to women within the boroughs of Lambeth, Southwark, Lewisham and Croydon.  Working within an innovative women’s service, Peer Mentors provide support to women residing in the above mentioned boroughs who are currently involved or at risk of becoming involved with the criminal justice system. Peer Mentors will be committed to Enabling Positive Individual Change by providing person centred support.



Can you be an EPIC Peer Mentor?


        Yes, if you are a woman who has experienced the Criminal Justice System at some point in your life


        Yes, if you can commit to a training programme while working towards an accredited qualification


        Yes, if you would like your own experiences to have a positive impact on empowering women currently involved in the criminal justice system


·         Yes, if you live in the borough of Lambeth, Southwark, Lewisham or Croydon.


·         Yes, if you have been free from offending and substance/alcohol addiction for at least 6 months



As an EPIC Peer Mentor you can expect to:


        Support women throughout all stages of the criminal justice system


        Provide emotional and practical  support to service users


        Participate in a comprehensive training programme


        Be supported by a single point of contact at all stages as an EPIC Peer Mentor



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