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Technology Assistant - Computer Classes

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ORGANIZATION: Vernon Area Public Library District

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The Technology Assistant plays an important role in assisting patrons in library technology classes, and other programs requiring basic to advanced skills with computers and electronic devices. Classes attract patrons of varying abilities. The assistant provides one-on-one help where needed, and keeps the class on track.

  • Classes are held on Tuesday and Thursday evenings.
  • Volunteer time is generally 6:30 - 8:30 pm.


  • Position is for an adult volunteer.
  • Minimum age to volunteer is 18 years.
  • Must be fully vaccinated.
  • A minimum 6 month commitment.
  • Must pass a background check.
  • Working knowledge of one or more: Microsoft Suite, Gmail, Outlook, Email, Google, social media, Windows,
  • Working knowledge of GIMP, CAMEO, Vector graphics, multimedia and web design a plus.


  • Become familiar with class content and handouts.
  • Assist with equipment setup and takedown.
  • Greet patrons.
  • Take class attendance.
  • Distribute class materials to patrons.
  • Engage with patrons who are struggling on an individual basis, attempt to bring them up to speed, and alert the instructor if you need assistance.
  • Inform the instructor if the class appears to be falling behind as a group.
  • Collect completed evaluations and leftover class materials, and return to instructor.

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About Vernon Area Public Library District


300 Olde Half Day Rd, Lincolnshire, IL 60069, US

Mission Statement

The mission of the Vernon Area Public Library District is to provide users with open access to information and ideas covering a broad spectrum of human thought and experience, and to foster the understanding and development of cultures, communities, and individuals.


A popular collection public library located in Lake County, IL.


Education & Literacy
Education & Literacy, Employment


We'll work with your schedule.


Vernon Area Public Library District300 Olde Half Day RdLincolnshire, IL 60069



  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Google Apps
  • Microsoft Office Suite




  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Background Check Must be at least 18 years of age. Orientation or Training Volunteers must be fully vaccinated and provide a copy of their vaccination card. Mask wearing remains in place for staff and volunteers.

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