Bilingual Digital Literacy Volunteer - Help Bring Your Community into the Digital Age!

Save to Favorites

Yolo County Library - Clarksburg Branch Library

  • 1 person is interested

Position Overview and Impact:
Provide classes to community members in using computers, accessing Library online services, using computer software programs, social media, and other common programs. This is a great position for people who love sharing their tech knowledge and who have or would like to develop teaching skills. Volunteers will be provided with a general outline for the computer classes.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide classes on using computers and accessing digital information including information available at yolocountylibrary.org.
  • Follow the general outline provided and provide feedback to library staff.
  • Assist patrons in using other Microsoft software and specialized software.
  • Based on observation of common user needs and questions, suggest potential classes.

Qualifications:

  • Bilingual (English/Spanish)
  • Patience and organizational skills
  • Good oral communication skills
  • Enjoys working with others
  • Willing and able to follow directions
  • Knowledge of computers, internet, cloud-based programs, and mobile devices.

Training and Support Provided:

  • Orientation, instruction, and regular review with a staff member are provided.

Time Commitment:

  • 2 to 4 hours a week for a minimum of 6 months.
  • Available time slots:
    • Wednesdays between 5:30pm-7:30pm
    • Saturdays between 9:30am-1pm

Benefits of Volunteering:

  • Opportunity to increase skills in teaching digital literacy skills and learning library-related technology.
  • Satisfaction of providing a much-needed service to the library and the community.
  • Chances to meet new people, help others, and work in a pleasant environment.
Questions, comments, concerns? Contact:
Cristina Ruiz
Clarksburg Library Branch Supervisor
916-744-155

More opportunities with Yolo County Library - Clarksburg Branch Library

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

Computers & Technology Education & Literacy Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

52915 Netherlands Ave.Clarksburg, CA 95612

(38.416145,-121.52655)
 

SKILLS

  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Google Apps
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Computer Science

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 to 4 hours a week for a minimum of 6 months.

Report this opportunity