ReachOut’s CEO Bejal Shah on the Charity CEO Podcast

ReachOut’s CEO Bejal Shah on the Charity CEO Podcast It was fantastic to hear ReachOut’s CEO Bejal Shah on the latest episode of The Charity CEO Podcast with Dhivya O’Connor. On the podcast, Bejal, Dhivya and Verena Hefti, CEO of Leaders Plus, discuss all things mentoring – looking at the enormous impact of having a […]

ReachShout – What Matters in a Match?

ReachShout – What Matters in a Match? Creating impactful mentoring relationships. In the latest in a series of blogs sharing some of the key conversations we’re having at ReachOut, Head of Delivery Joy Upchurch shares her thoughts on what’s important when it comes to matching mentors and mentees. “My mentor is absolutely amazing.  She reminds […]

What advice would you give yourself when you were at school?

What advice would you give to yourself when you were at school? When we talk to people about mentoring, they’re often worried they wouldn’t know what to say. Recently, we’ve been at volunteer fairs across the country, asking people what advice they would give themselves when they were at school. Their answers are indicative of […]

ReachShout – Minding our Language

ReachShout – Minding our Language Why the words we use about young people matter. How do we talk about the young people we work with? How do we describe the relationships they have with their mentors, or the impact we want mentoring to have on them? What are the reasons they come to ReachOut? Why […]

ReachOut Featured in the Charity Times

ReachOut’s CEO Bejal Shah was recently featured in the August 2022 issue of the Charity Times. In the latest edition of their CEO Diary column, Bejal recaps the last week of our 2021/22 projects and the importance of collaboration, supporting each other, and sharing ideas.  You can read the feature below or if you have […]

Job: Partnerships Coordinator

About the Role We’re recruiting for a new Partnerships Coordinator to join our team in London! Contract: Full time (probationary period of 6 months). Working Hours: 37.5 hours a week – flexible hours around general 9:00-17:30. Location: London Start date: As soon as possible.  Salary: £23,500 per annum  Application deadline: Wednesday 17 August 10:00 am. We are […]

Job: Project Officer – London

About the Role We’re recruiting for a new Project Officer to join our team in London! Contract: Full time (probationary period of 6 months). Working Hours: 37.5 hours a week – flexible hours around general 9:00-17:30 working pattern to include regular evening work to 20:00. Location: London (Project delivery in and around region) Start date: 1st […]

Job: Project Officer – North West

About the Role We’re recruiting for two new Project Officers to join our team in Manchester.  Contract: Full time (probationary period of 6 months). Working Hours: 37.5 hours a week – flexible hours around general 9:00-17:30 working pattern to include regular evening work to 20:00. Location: Manchester (Project delivery in and around region) Start date: 1st August […]

I wanted to be the mentor I wish I had when I was younger.

I’m Jamila, and I’m in my final year of a genetics degree at Queen Mary University. One of the reasons I wanted to become a mentor is that, when I was younger and in Primary School, I was a really shy kid. I wanted to be the mentor for a young person that I would […]