GMFC Coach Mentoring Education
Mentor is derived from a Greek word meaning trusted advisor or friend.
Jack Marciano, 17,Harris Academy 6TH Form – “I feel that the GMFC coach mentoring education programme is helping me a lot as it has given me a deeper understanding of what is needed to be a good coach. I have also learnt some skills that have helped me with mu communication and my motivation.”
The GMFC coach mentoring education programme helps coaches recognise and grasp the learning opportunities that happen everyday. With new coaches, mentoring is about empowering and helping coaches to control the learning process for themselves; with experienced coaches to control the learning process for themselves; with experienced coaches it is about challenging the beliefs and values they have developed so that they come to a deeper understanding of their roles and tasks.