IT Tutors to go to client's home

ITHelp@Home

Name: IT Tutors to go to client's home
Organisation: ITHelp@Home
Location: 42 South Street, Crewkerne, Somerset, TA18 8DB
Type: Part Time
The time commitment is up to two hours a week, one hour with the client and the other for travel to and fro.

Description

We need volunteer IT tutors especially in South Somerset. The role is to teach basic computer skills to people of all ages who would not benefit from attending group teaching sessions. To provide one to one teaching in the clients own homes. We cover expenses incurred.
Most of our clients do turn out to be elderly and live in isolated areas. They may have mobility problems or other issues that make travel difficult for them.

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Organisation Description

Our organisation provides free one-to-one IT training throughout Mendip and South Somerset districts of Somerset. We provide this service to adults who under normal circumstances are not able to benefit from public IT training courses - due to disability or caring for others. Clients can borrow at no cost one of our laptops during the training if they don t own their own equipment.


When

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Morning
Afternoon
Evening

Cause / Interests

  • Disability
  • Education
  • IT
  • Older people

Types of Activity

  • Administration
  • Advice, Information and Support
  • IT
  • Teaching, Training and Coaching

Skills and Qualifications

Requirements

Will require a criminal record check (DBS)
Good IT skills.
Good communication skills
Teacher qualifications are not required, but volunteers will need an ability to teach. Sympathy and an understanding of being housebound.


Additional/Specific Suitabilities

Minimum Age: NA
Maximum Age: NA
Disabled Access: No
Wheelchair Access: No
Expenses: Paid
Restrictions: Age/Gender Restrictions: None
Induction: NA
Insurance Cover: NA
Special Needs: NA
Offer: NA
Training: NA
Other: NA

Recruitment Method

DBS Check