Andy leads on Employability Mentoring at De Montfort University (DMU) as a scheme that aims to improve the employability of DMU students using industry mentors. Andy’s work is part of a wide range of successful Careers and Employability offers under #DMUWorks, that aim to improve graduate outcomes and effectively prepare our students for industry. Andy’s work also informs the Mentoring For All agenda at DMU alongside a range of mentoring schemes to support students transition into, through and out of DMU. Andy started Employability Mentoring in January 2014 and has led the design, development, implementation and evaluation of the scheme through multiple annual cycles of students and in partnership with the support of outstanding mentors from a spectrum of industries. Andy’s Employability Mentoring scheme work is quality assured and formally accredited under the ‘Approved Provider Scheme’ and has been continually approved since first applying in November 2015.
Employability Mentoring Manager at De Montfort University
Leicester, United Kingdom