Become a mentor

Hey, Game Changer! Thanks for wanting to help build more than robots.

Completing this form

What to expect

We’re here to support you at every stage of your mentoring journey. You’ll receive a welcome email with more information about getting paired with a team and obtaining a DBS. You’ll also receive a separate email with details on how to access our online platform, Makerspace, where you can find helpful resources and our mentor training.

Safeguarding

The safeguarding of young people participating in FIRST Tech Challenge is paramount. Whilst ultimate safeguarding responsibility rests with the participating organisation, we require all mentors hold a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) certificate. You can register with your local STEM Ambassador hub to obtain a free DBS check and access online safeguarding training. Please familairise yourself with our Safeguarding Policy.

 

It only takes a few minutes to get started on your journey as a FIRST Tech Challenge UK mentor. If you have any problems completing just ping the team an email at gamechanger@firstuk.org.

  • We build More Than Robots

    We invest in the young people who will invent the future. We’re a tech charity using robots, role models and competitions to equip young people with the technical know-how and soft skills to thrive.