Teach Internet and Email Skills to Seniors
46 people are interested
We are looking for Teachers and Teacher Assistants to teach basic internet skills to senior adults. Classes are held throughout Broward and Palm Beach Counties. Locations include but are not limited to: Delray, Fort Lauderdale, Boynton, Deerfield, Hallandale, Pembroke Pines and Tamarac.
Requirements: Must enjoy working with older adults, have patience, ability to think on the spot and inspire to help others to improve their social and economic security. Have skills to teach basic word processing, online searches, sending and receiving emails, navigating online portals, online safety practices, using google maps and YouTube. Preferred Requirements: Volunteers who are 55+ years and older, have teaching experience and familiar with gmail.
The Teacher will lead a computer class of 8 - 10 students. You will have a book and online demonstration for teaching tools. Each class is a mix of brief lecture, discussion, hands-on practice, further discussion and review. Teacher time commitment is 6 total hours per week (3.5 hours class time, up to 2 hours planning time). Assistant time commitment is 3.5 total hours of class time.
Class times are Mon and Wed, or Tues & Thurs Contact us to learn more.
We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
- Basic Computer Skills
- Adult Education
- People Skills
- Google Apps
- Problem Solving
- Internet Research
- People 55+
- Driver's License Needed
- Must be at least 55
- Teacher position is up to 6 hours per week. Assistant position is 3 hours per week.
- Experienced to lead skills in basic word processing, internet searches, receive and send gmail, google maps and YouTube .