Mentoring opportunities

e-Mentoring Scheme 

For students in Years 12 and 13 and first year undergraduates interested in pursuing a career at the Bar. The scheme is designed for those from under-represented groups.

Maternity and New Parents Mentoring Scheme  

Supports barristers who are either contemplating a career break, are currently on parental leave, or are returning to practice.

Silk and Judicial Appointments Scheme  

Supports established barristers seeking judicial appointment or are considering applying for Silk. 

Mentoring programmes are run across the Bar by specialist associations and forums

Mentors are all volunteers and members of the Bar.  If you would like to receive further information, volunteer as a mentor or have any questions about mentoring at the Bar, please contact the Bar Mentoring Service Mentoring@BarCouncil.org.uk.