Veterans Needed to Teach Basic Computer Skills to Senior Veterans in Pompano Beach
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We are looking for Teachers and Teacher Assistants to teach basic internet skills to Veteran senior adults. Classes are held throughout Broward and Palm Beach Counties. Locations include but are not limited to: Delray, Fort Lauderdale, Boynton, Deerfield, Hallandale, Pompano Beach, 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:Veterans 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.
50 W. Atlantic BlvdPompano Beach, FL 33060
- Adult Education
- Basic Computer Skills
- Google Apps
- Internet Research
- People Skills
- Problem Solving
- People 55+
- Driver's License Needed
- 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 .