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Virtual Computer Class Assistant

New Horizon Senior Program

YMCA of Three Rivers

   About the Position

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.

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.

Position Qualifications

Ideal for: An Individual
Age: 18+

Training / Work Condtions

Training Details: Training for this position will be provided. In addition, staff will be available for assistance and ongoing support as needed.
Working Conditions:
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Support volunteers with special needs, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers

Time Commitment

Duration: 3 months or less
2 Hours per week

Other Information
Area(s) of Interest: Technology, Senior Services, Mentoring / Tutoring
Skill(s): Communicate in Plain Language, Public Speaking/Presentation Skills, Computer Skills, Sensitivity, Adaptability
Transportation: NONE Needed

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800 King St W, Kitchener, ON, Canada Kitchener,


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