Below are some links and other useful resources that may help you to complete this Optional Unit:

CIPD Description of Mentoring (includes a table showing the differences between coaching and mentoring) - Handout

Mentoring PowerPoint presentation

Coaching Skills for Teaching PowerPoint presentation

A Simple Mentoring Contract and Plan - Handout

A Simple Coaching Plan - Handout

Characteristics of a Good Coach - Handout

Unit 39 Assignment Writing Frame - Handout

Further reading:

Wallace, S. & Gravells, J., 2007. Mentoring. 2nd ed. Exeter:  Learning Matters

Cox, C., 2013. Coaching Understood - A pragmatic inquiry into the coaching process.  London: Sage