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MENTORING MATTERS!

After Graduation, Mentors are required to submit a monthly Mentor Report to their assigned Case Manager. Please make sure all information is as accurate and complete as possible.

Steps to becoming a Mentor for a youth applying to attend Tarheel ChalleNGe Academy.

Step 1 Mentor Application
Are you interested in being a mentor for a youth at our academy?
We value the time and support you hope to volunteer to our youth, and we appreciate your efforts. Please click on the link above, to submit a Mentor Application. This is the first step to becoming a Mentor. You may submit the application through the link, or print it off and send to us by fax, email or mail.

Step 2 Phone interview
Once your Application is submitted ,and reviewed, you will receive a phone call from a Case Manager. He/she will complete a phone interview with you, and set up a Mentor Training secession.

Step 3 Mentor On-line Training
Before you come to our On-Site-Training, we ask that you complete our On-Line-Training. Please make sure you print out the answer sheet, and bring it with you on the Training date.

Step 4 On-Site Mentor Training
Our On-Site Mentoring Training is very important to becoming a well informed Mentor. During the Mentor Training, you will get to understand your role better as a Mentor, and learn TCA rules, as well as meet, and bond with the cadet. Usually on a Saturday, 8 hours including personal time off campus with your cadet for lunch.

 Mr. Earl Spell
Mr. Earl Spell
Placement/Mentor Manager
P.O.Box 39
Salemburg NC 28385
Phone: 910-525-5520
Fax: 910-525-5821
E-mail:earl.spell1@ncdps.gov
Ms. Carmen Becton
Ms. Carmen Becton
Case Manager
Team 1 (Diamonds)
P.O.Box 39
Salemburg NC 28385
Phone: 910-525-4364
Fax: 910-525-5787
E-mail:carmen.becton1@ncdps.gov
Ms. Hobbs
Ms. Samantha Hobbs
Case Manager
Team 2 (Airborne)
P.O.Box 39
Salemburg NC 28385
Phone: 910-525-4379
Fax: 910-525-5787
email:samantha.hobbs@ncdps.gov
Ms. Rebecca Brinson
Ms. Rebecca Brinson
Case Manager
Team 3 (Rangers)
P.O.Box 39
Salemburg NC 28385
Phone: 910-525-4386
Fax: 910-525-5787
E-mail:rebecca.brinson1@ncdps.gov