Volunteer Position: Computer Tutor

Volunteer Position: Computer Tutor

Purpose

To work with program participants on computer learning activities. In partnership with participants and the program coordinator/instructor, the Computer Tutor strives to increase each participant’s level of comfort and independence with computer technology. Computer Tutors work within the Computer Comfort under the Program Coordinator.

Responsibilities

  • Assist participants with computer learning activities
  • Answer participants’ questions as needed
  • Develop lesson plans and activities
  • Review covered material regularly
  • Monitor participant’s progress and inform program coordinator/instructor
  • Meet regularly with program coordinator/instructor to report participants progress and receive feedback on tutoring.
  • Log hours spent tutoring

Qualifications

  • Good to advanced computer skills
  • Good verbal communication skills
  • Teaching or tutoring experience is an advantage

Benefits

  • Improved computer knowledge and teaching skills
  • Experience with disability and adaptive technology
  • Telephone referral after one month, letter after three months

Time Frame

Two hours weekly (minimum) for a minimum of three months.

Contact

If you would like to volunteer for our Computer Comfort program – please complete this volunteer form

Or contact the regional office nearest you:

Burnaby, British Columbia
Munesh Raman
Computer Comfort Program Coordinator
T 604.473.9363
muneshr@neilsquire.ca

Regina, Saskatchewan
Nikki Langdon
Regional Manager
306.781.6023
nikkil@neilsquire.ca

Any activities performed outside this Volunteer Position Outline and/or performed outside scheduled times are not part of this program.