Teach Internet and Email Skills to Seniors Tamarac
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. For 6 to 8 weeks.
Class times are Mon and Wed, or Tues & Thurs Contact us to learn more.
About SoFIA (South Florida Institute on Aging)
2038 N.Dixie Hwy., Suite 201, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33305, US
SoFIA’s mission is to improve economic and social insights and services to empower people as they age. Our vision is a world where everyone thrives as they age. We are a think and act tank that empowers people as they age.
We deliver innovative services tailored to meet care giving and respite, civic engagement and economic security needs. With our events, workshops and other convenings, we show that there is value to aging.
Tamarac Community Center7501 University Dr.Tamarac, FL 33351
- Adult Education
- Google Apps
- Internet Research
- PC Platform
- People 55+
- Must be at least 55
- Orientation or Training
- Classes generally meet twice a week for 75 minutes. Allowing for preparation and tear down. Expect to put in 3 to 5 hours per week.