I’m in the early stages of my career, what can I gain?
- Challenge your thinking
- Develop professional skills
- Grow network base
- Build your personal brand
- Create a clear career plan
If you're just starting out, a mentor can help you create a clear career plan, build your personal brand, grow your confidence and expand your professional network.
Caleb Firth CA found that his mentor Natasha Harvey FCA helped him to reshape his perspective. By challenging his thinking, she helped him develop his professional leadership skills and grow his network.
I'm also grateful for her willingness to help me grow my network by connecting me with other CAs in Hamilton who have valuable expertise in the charitable sector. This is an area I wanted to develop in and Natasha certainly helped me with this.
Read more about Caleb and Natasha's experience here.
I'm in my mid-career, how can a mentoring relationship help?
- Identify your strengths
- Help you navigate career decisions or take the next step
- Share insights and experience
- Expand your professional network
- Develop your leadership skills
Thinking about making a career change or taking the next step towards a senior management role? An experienced mentor can be invaluable and help you take that next step.
Rhys Taylor CA joined the NFP Board Experience program to learn how to leverage his skills and give back to the community. The experience has enhanced Rhys' skills and insight into what could be a next step for his career.
Read more about Rhys and Chris' experience here.
Chris has made a significant contribution to how much I've enjoyed the program – his knowledge and experience. The program has given me greater insight into how successful boards work and what they're looking for.
Learn more about the programs
Mentor Exchange: Early and Mid-career
Members in their early or mid-career are matched with experienced CAs in this rewarding mentoring program designed to build connections, boost your development and create lasting benefits for both mentors and mentees.
Mentor Exchange: Practice Peer Support program
Connect with members in practice and sole practitioners to share experiences, strategies and insights
How to apply
Applications to participate in the mentoring programs for 2023 will be open mid-2022. Register your interest for the 2023 program below to be notified when applications open.
Register your interest
Register your interest to be notified when applications open for the next intake of our Mentoring Opportunities programs.Register your Interest