Share your Computer Skills!


(45.005753,-93.267)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

1700 Second Street NeMinneapolis, MN 55413

About

Our Adult Employment and Training Program helps under- and unemployed persons through the employment process, by providing career development counseling, training and resources to gain credentials and experience to gain living wage employment.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Teaching and Instruction

  • Assist and teach Basic Computer Training to assist adult job seekers.
  • Curriculum and training will be provided. Develop your teaching and coaching skills, as you help community members learn basic Word, internet, and Gmail. Six-session class covers basic computer use; beginners MS Word 2013; navigating the internet; setting up and using email; and culminates in the preparation for participants to take the Northstar Digital Literacy Certification Exam.

Job Lab Help Desk

  • Assist job lab participants in internet computer navigation: email, internet, word, Mavis Beacon.
  • Help participants one-on-one with job searching needs.
  • Assist participants in the completion of employer applications on the internet
  • Assist participants in the completion of resumes and cover letters
  • Assist with other computer programs that the participants will be utilizing.

Criteria for Selection - what skills, interest and experiences are needed for this assignment?

  • Skills and interest in teaching and public presentation.
  • Customer service skills with the ability to communicate professionally in person and over the phone.
  • Computer fluency and an ability to teach basic computer skills.
  • Strong teamwork and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work with diverse cultures.

Skills

  • Basic Computer Skills
  • People Skills
  • Group Facilitation
  • Microsoft Office Suite

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Flexible, 3 hours per week minimum
  • Skills and interest in teaching and public presentation. Customer service skills with the ability to

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