Mentoring APPG

First Registered: 08/11/2017 • Last updated on: 27/01/2021

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To promote mentoring as a key to aiding social mobility for young people.

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Recent Documents related to Mentoring

1. HS2 Design: Case Studies
29/08/2018 - High Speed Two (HS2) Limited (HS2 Ltd)
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Found: well as taking part in more formal reviews. Mentoring sessions are an important part of the panel™s

2. National mentoring initiative to tackle employment inequality across UK
17/01/2019 - Department for Work and Pensions
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Found: National mentoring initiative to tackle employment inequality across

3. National Mentoring Week
21/10/2020 - Early Day Motions

Found: That this House recognises the importance of mentoring, as young people, like the rest of society are

4. Using offenders as mentors in the community and in custody
16/10/2020 - Ministry of Justice
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Found: vetting of offenders identified for potential mentoring roles in prison or community settings who are

5. Using offenders as mentors in the community and in custody
20/01/2021 - Ministry of Justice
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Found: vetting of offenders identified for potential mentoring roles in prison or community settings who are

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Mentoring

1. Social Mobility
20/02/2017 - Lords Chamber

1: talents available? Will he further agree that mentoring of young people from disadvantaged backgrounds - Speech Link
2: with the noble Baroness about the importance of mentoring. I know that Chance UK has an active programme - Speech Link
3: the Careers & Enterprise Company launched a mentoring community and fund. What resources are the Government - Speech Link
4: Enterprise Company and for programmes that use the mentoring approach. The CEC has already appointed 1,300 - Speech Link

2. Young People: Mentoring
25/04/2016 - Lords Chamber

1: I warmly welcome any expansion of much needed mentoring for young people. Can the Minister confirm that - Speech Link
2: would welcome organisations that are involved in mentoring across an entire spectrum bidding for this funding - Speech Link
3: abused. Can the Minister indicate how the new mentoring programme will complement other support for the - Speech Link
4: provide funding to help scale up already proven mentoring programmes, and I am sure that a number of those - Speech Link
5: a priority as we are putting £20 million into mentoring. We are trying to make sure that excellent schemes - Speech Link

3. InitialTeacher Training
12/07/2016 - Written Statements

1: suggested that the quality of school-based ITT mentoring is not as good as it could be, and his report - Speech Link

4. Kickstart Scheme
07/09/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: gap. I steered the Labour Government’s first mentoring project, the People into Management Network, for - Speech Link

5. Race Disparity Audit
10/10/2017 - Lords Chamber

1: hotspots. Measures in these areas will include mentoring schemes to help those in ethnic minorities into - Speech Link
2: Minister mentioned the mentoring schemes. It is always good to have mentoring schemes for people, but - Speech Link
3: who find it difficult to get into work, such as mentoring, which the noble Baroness, Lady Gale, mentioned - Speech Link
4: people from ethnic minorities. I am not sure that mentoring is the answer, because I do not think you need - Speech Link

6. Asylum: Processing of Applications
02/03/2016 - Lords Chamber

1: with all of that but, crucially, they also have mentoring. An experienced person must sign off on all decisions - Speech Link
2: of at least six months when they receive close mentoring and all their decisions are checked. Also, in - Speech Link

7. Full-time Social Action
08/05/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: disabled or have special educational needs, to offer mentoring and guidance, help in to work where that is possible - Speech Link
2: intergenerational understanding, perhaps through soft mentoring. That should be encouraged in all our communities - Speech Link

8. Equality Act 2010: Commencement of Section 106
07/03/2019 - Lords Chamber

9. Police: Recruitment and Retention
12/02/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: superintendents’ association and college have a mentoring and coaching scheme precisely to improve the recruitment - Speech Link

10. Immigration Officers
04/07/2016 - Lords Chamber

1: competency framework. A comprehensive training and mentoring programme is in place for all staff recruited - Speech Link
2: that career paths are pointed out to people—the mentoring scheme we deploy for such staff is a valuable - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Mentoring
1. Business and Public Sector: Training
asked by: Baroness Mone
14/12/2020
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to increase (1) support for mentoring services and (2) the number of businesses and public sector organisations participating in mentoring programs.

2. Veterans: Prisoners' Release
asked by: David Davis
12/03/2019
... what assessment he has made of the potential merits of expanding mentoring services for veterans leaving prison nationwide.

3. Veterans: Prisoners' Release
asked by: David Davis
12/03/2019
... what assessment he has made of the potential merits of increasing mentoring services for all veterans who leave prison.

4. Police: Training
asked by: Sarah Jones
28/10/2020
... what plans she has to support the mentoring of new officers by experienced officers in the police force.

5. Counter-terrorism: Radicalism
asked by: Caroline Flint
29/05/2019
... what steps he is taking to expand mentoring services and support individuals vulnerable to recruitment by far-right organisations.

Latest Questions
7 Current APPG Officers
Lord Hastings of Scarisbrick Portrait
Lord Hastings of Scarisbrick
Co-Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 24th September 2020
2 APPG Memberships
Future Generations , Media Literacy
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Dr Lisa Cameron MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 6855.

Email: lisa.cameron.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Mrs Tessy Ojo, The Diana Award, 1 Mark Square, London EC2M 4EG

Email: mentoringappg@diana-award.org.uk

Secretariat:

The Diana Award acts as the group's secretariat. http://diana-award.org.uk/

Benefits in Kind
Date
8 Sep 2020
Source
The Diana Award
Description
Secretariat   From : 08/09/2020 To : 08/09/2021
Value
£4,501
Date
12 Sep 2018
Source
The Diana Award
Description
Secretariat   From : 12/09/2018 To : 11/09/2019
Value
£13,501
Date
12 Sep 2017
Source
The Diana Award
Description
Secretariat   From : 12/09/2017 To : 11/09/2018
Value
£13,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Mentoring APPG

Former APPG Officers
Preet Kaur Gill Portrait
Preet Kaur Gill
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour (Co-op) - Birmingham, Edgbaston
Joined: 8th November 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
Mark Prisk Portrait
Mark Prisk
Vice Chair
Conservative - Former Member for Hertford and Stortford
Joined: 13th February 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Nusrat Ghani Portrait
Nusrat Ghani
Vice Chair
Conservative - Wealden
Joined: 8th November 2017
Departed: 2nd January 2019
Baroness Thornton Portrait
Baroness Thornton
Officer
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 8th November 2017
Departed: 2nd January 2019