10 coaches were engaged in the basketballscotland Mentoring programme during 2017/18. These coaches have met regularly with experts in the mentoring field to develop their coaching practices. 7 of the 10 coaches are now progressing into year 2 with methods to track the changes in their coaching and how they have developed. These coaches are:
They have all committed to continue to develop their skills as a coach in several ways:
- Work with their Mentor to create a Personal Development Plan
- Search for opportunities to develop areas of their coaching as required
- Prepare a presentation to explain their journey over the 2 years
- Return skills gained back into the sport. Either by mentoring within their club or for basketballscotland
We are now looking for a second cohort of coaches who are eager to develop themselves and be part of the mentoring programme. Details can be found HERE.