Applications for 2019 Mates Team Leaders have now closed; however, please email to let us know if you would like to be considered for 2020 Semester 1 opportunities.

Become a Mates at RMIT team leader and build skills that can add value to your future employment prospects. You have the opportunity to gain a Future Edge certificate with transcript recognition once completing the program. This leadership role will give you the opportunity to build employable skills in:

  • leading and managing a team
  • communication
  • event and project management
  • professional writing
  • conflict resolution.

The key responsibilities of a team leader will be to:

  • provide support and guidance to a small group of mentors
  • assist the team with organising engaging Mates meet up events
  • communicate and meet with their team of mentors regularly
  • keep the Mates at RMIT staff updated with their progress.


To qualify as a team leader (volunteer), you must:

  • be a current student studying at RMIT in Semester 2 2019
  • have participated in the Mates at RMIT program, or another RMIT mentoring program
  • demonstrate excellent speaking, writing, and listening skills
  • be available to attend compulsory training (Semester 2 TBA).

Download Mates at RMIT, Team Leader duty statement (pdf)

Any questions, please email the Mates at RMIT Team