The Kennedys have an internship programme designed to support diverse talent to develop creative portfolios. They wanted to include a structured programme of mentoring as part of their support package.
YOUNG PEOPLE BUILT CONNECTIONS FROM THE HOUSE COMMUNITIES THAT PROPELLED THEM INTO AMAZING OPPORTUNITIES!
of mentors feel more confident to nurture diverse talent and create an inclusive culture.
of mentors agree that CMN helped them build more confidence in their own skills and knowledge.
of mentors feel more confident.
We met with The Kennedys team to learn about the existing programme and why they wanted their people to mentor, and what support young people needed.
Over 16 weeks, we designed and delivered a bespoke programme of training for mentors and mentees. At the end of it, The The Kennedys participants were able to set and work towards clear goals with their mentors.
Grime artist Kieran worked with Jamal Edwards, learning about the business side of the music industry.
Jamal helped Kieran film a music video for his track, Practice, and release it on SBTV!
You can watch it HERE.