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ORGANIZATION: Kansas City Public Library

The Kansas City Public Library's Tech Access team is searching for compassionate Tech Coach volunteers to help teach basic digital literacy skills virtually and in-person for disadvantaged adults at multiple library locations.

If you can send an e-mail, create and edit a document, and use a search engine to find answers - you already have all the skills you need to be a Tech Coach volunteer!

Tech Coach opportunities include, but are not limited to:

  • 1-on-1 appointments
  • Drop-in sessions
  • Classes/workshops
  • Events

Kansas City Public Library Tech Coaches have the flexibility to customize their schedule by accepting service opportunities based on their availability. Drop-in sessions can be scheduled regularly based on your availability. All Tech Coach will receive orientation and training prior to service.

We are especially looking for volunteers to offer drop-in sessions at the following locations:
  • Bluford Branch
  • Northeast Branch
  • Plaza Branch
  • Southeast Branch
  • Waldo Branch
However, Tech Access is open to developing other opportunities at other branches for you.

If you are interested in making an immediate difference in the Kansas City community and gaining experience serving library patrons and the public, please apply at https://www.kcpltechaccess.org/volunteer.

More opportunities with Kansas City Public Library

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About Kansas City Public Library

Location:

14 W 10th St, Kansas City, MO 64105, US

Mission Statement

The Kansas City Public Library is a doorway to knowledge for all people in our community.

Description

The Kansas City Public Library system consists of a central library, nine physical branches, a digital branch, and an outreach services program serving a constituency of over 250,000 in Kansas City, Missouri. In addition to providing library services to residents, the Library also serves as a resource for the 1.7 million metropolitan residents of greater Kansas City.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Computers & Technology
Education & Literacy
Community, Computers & Technology, Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Kansas City, MO 64105

(39.10458,-94.58953)
 

SKILLS

  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • PC Platform

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • Tech Coach volunteers are given the flexibility to schedule their own availability and service hours by working with the volunteer coordinator. We ask for a minimum commitment of 4 service hours per month for 6 months.

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