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About the Position
Position # 22007
OrganizationYMCAs of Cambridge & Kitchener-Waterloo
Position Virtual Computer Class Assistant - New Horizon Senior Program
Location ONLINE
Impact Statement Volunteers make a significant contribution to our organization. They form the heart and soul of the YMCA. As a charitable organization our volunteers are ambassadors, providing us with a unique way to reach our members and participants. Volunteering is more than just sharing your time and passion. It's about giving back to the community where you work and live.
Description This volunteer is responsible for assisting the lead specialty group facilitator with teaching a beginner computer class to new immigrant seniors via online communication platforms. A curriculum has already been developed for the program; the volunteer would demonstrate the different tools and software mentioned in the lesson and be available for one-to-one support, if needed, for the clients registered in the program. Our goal is to support newcomer seniors to feel welcome and to gain computer skills that they can use for everyday life.
Training Details Training for this position will be provided. In addition, staff will be available for assistance and ongoing support as needed.
Duration 3 months or less
Timing Anytime
Time Detail 2 Hours per week
Age 12+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation NONE Needed
Accessibility Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Support volunteers with special needs, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers
Area(s) of Interest Technology, Senior Services, Mentoring / Tutoring
Skill(s) Communicate in Plain Language, Public Speaking/Presentation Skills, Computer Skills, Sensitivity, Adaptability
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Contact Zebun Khan
Phone 519-498-1931
Address 800 King St W, Kitchener, ON, Canada Kitchener,


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