Skillnet Ireland ReBound: Mentoring Programme
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Mentoring Programme

Business as usual is no longer an option.

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About ReBound
Mentor Programme

The ReBound Mentor Programme has been developed specifically for SME Owners and Managers that require dedicated one-to-one help in creating and implementing a bespoke Return to Work Safely Plan which aligns with the Government’s ‘Return to Work Safely’ Protocol.

  • Free Mentoring Programme
  • Limited number of places available
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The ReBound initiative is led by Skillnet Ireland and delivered in partnership with:

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What will ReBound Mentor Programme cover?

As part of the ReBound Mentoring process, your mentor can cover a range of topics to support you in developing your Return to Work Safely Plan, including:

Communication plans with relevant stakeholders

Developing a Return-to-Work Safely Checklist

Putting appropriate signage and directions in place for employees

Developing new work schedules and social distancing rules

Return-to-work training plans for employees

Facilities management and hygiene plans

Developing new workplace policies (e.g. remote working)

Response plans for suspected cases of COVID-19

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Programme Structure

Each participant is assigned an industry-relevant Health & Safety expert mentor.

The free ReBound Mentoring Programme includes:

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Matching You with the Right Mentor for Your Business

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Provision of a Return to Work Safely Plan template

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Initial online session with Mentor

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Business Owner/ Manager develops the draft Return to Work Safely Plan

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Follow-up mentor session to finalise Plan and roadmap for implementation

Who is ReBound Mentor Programme for?

The ReBound Mentoring Programme is free for owner/managers of SME businesses from all sectors, with between 5-100 employees.

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Businesses that are eligible to participate:

  • Business must have between 5 and 100 employees
  • Business must be operating in the private sector
  • Business must have been fully operational before COVID-19 outbreak
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Businesses that are not eligible to participate:

  • Private sector companies with less than 5 or over 100 employees
  • Public sector organisations
  • Charity or not-for-profit organisations
  • Businesses based outside the Republic of Ireland

Benefits of ReBound Mentor Programme


1-to-1 help and guidance from an industry-relevant mentor


All programme mentors are experts in the field of health & safety


Support in creating and documenting a Return to Work Safely plan


Learn how to apply the Safe Return to Work Protocol in a way that is specific to your business


External viewpoint to help identify previously unseen gaps and considerations in your business

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