Welcome to the start of your coaching/mentoring journey with the West Midlands Coaching and Mentoring Pool (WMCMP)!
At Coventry City Council, we are committed to nurturing and developing our talent to foster a culture where everyone is supported to do and be the best they can be. Coaching and mentoring have been proven to support individual growth by enhancing performance and confidence.
Coaching from the pool involves working one-to-one with someone who can help you look at how you need to be in your role, as well help you establish what you need to do. Coaching may be beneficial if you want to:
If you are looking for someone with relevant skills to help your thinking so you can develop, then coaching could be right for you.
Mentoring through the WMCMP, involves working on a one-to-one basis with someone who can provide you with the following:
If you are looking for some support from someone with credibility and experience to further your professional development, then mentoring may be right for you
Coaching and Mentoring could benefit you if you fall into one of the following categories:
We recommend discussing this with your line manager in your one-to-one or appraisal, to see how coaching could further support your development. If coaching is a suitable development option for you, please register as a coachee on the online matching site, if mentoring then register as a mentee. After registering, your request will then be reviewed and if approved you will be given access to search for a coach or mentor from the pool.