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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Auburn Library350 Nevada St.Auburn, CA 95603

About

Position Overview:

Are you excited about technology? Do you have a passion for helping others? This is an opportunity to work with Library employees to assist adults in improving their basic computer skills while also encouraging them to develop a broader comfort with technology. The goal of the weekly Auburn Library computer class is to allow individuals to improve their computer skills and increase their knowledge of modern technology in a safe and casual small class environment. The classes are learner driven, emphasize hands-on computer use, and encourage frequent questions.

Qualifications:

  • Must have a strong knowledge of basic technology and computer skills including Microsoft Office, Email basics, Internet basics, and Google applications (Gmail, Google Drive)
  • Must possess patience, flexibility, dependability, and excellent oral communication skills
  • Must be able to read, write, and speak English proficiently and clearly
  • Livescan clearance is required and provided free of charge
  • Age 18 or older
Training Provided:

  • One-on-one training session on computer class protocols
  • Individual assistance from staff

Benefits to Volunteer:

  • Satisfaction that you are changing lives
  • Knowledge that you are enhancing the Library's position in the community
  • Opportunity to practice teaching in small groups and promote digital literacy

Time Commitment: 4 months

Skills

  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Adult Education
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Google Apps
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • PC Platform

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 hour a week for a minimum of 4 months

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