Helping young people realise their full potential through education.
Young people who are listened to, have a voice and are supported to find, grow & use their talents, experience radical increases in:
Confidence, Belief & Self-esteem
Communication & Relationship Skills
Motivation, Commitment & Resillience
School Attendance & Engagement
Attainment & Staying On Rates
Progression To College, Uni & Jobs
Better Career Options & Life Chances
Health, Wellbeing, Self-worth
Becoming Responsible & Role Models
Inspiring People & Communities
Read the Independent ScotCen study* published in March 2020
*ScotCen research data from 3 year assessment, 2015-2018
Young people are the focus of what we do. Our impact on attainment, achievement and post-school destinations has been transformational:
Staying on to 5th year to gain
Attainment in one or more SCQF National 5 qualification(s).
Positive destinations based on progression to college, university or employment.
While Young People are the focus of what we do, the programme also benefits all of our key participants in a number of ways:
Mentors who listen to and support a young person, experience radical increases in:
Morale, Motivation, Purpose & Well-being
Listening, Communication & Coaching Skills
Personal Development & Leadership Skills
Schools who embrace the programme & its values immediately benefit from:
Increased Attendance, Staying On Rates & Attainment
Greater Sustainability of Post-school Destinations
Enhancement of Employability & Inclusion Policies
Organisations who encourage their staff to mentor & also offer work experience tasters, see major gains from:
Complete CSR & Insight into the next generation of Talent
Improved Staff Engagement, Morale & Motivation
Skills Development & Leadership training
Our communities & society overall see major benefits from:
Motivated, Committed & Resilient Young People
Effective early intervention & greater aspirations
Intergenerational Understanding & Mutual Respect
MCR supports young people in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Clackmannanshire, Dundee, East Lothian, Edinburgh, Falkirk, Fife, Glasgow, Highland, Inverclyde, North Ayrshire, Perth & Kinross, Shetland, South Lanarkshire and West Dunbartonshire. We are also excited to have launched MCR Pathways in England where the programme is now operating in schools across the Hertfordshire region.
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