Volunteer Tutor - Computer Skills for Work Program

(Adult Learning Centre, Georgetown - Head Office, Essential Skills for Employment)

Position ID: V-HVC0612
Last Full Update: 30 Apr 2024

Opportunity Details: Volunteer Tutor - Computer Skills for Work Program

Contact Ashley Williams, Digital Literacy Program Coordinator, Adult Learning Centres Halton; Phone: 905-873-2200; Email: computers@alnh.ca

Conduct lessons using course resources provided; small group tutoring for basic computer skills, 8 weeks per session. Communicate with staff and attend mandatory training workshops.  

These are introductory-level courses. 
Computer Skills for Work 1: Introduction to Windows, Microsoft Word, file management, Internet and email basics, and business communications for the workplace
Computer Skills for Work 2:
Introduction to Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint, review of Microsoft Word and file management, and business numeracy for the workplace.

Tutors meet with learners for a minimum of three hours per week. Tutoring schedules depend on volunteer and learner availability.   Volunteers are matched with learners based on availability, subject area and location. 

The next intake and training session will be in Fall 2024.  We will be looking for volunteers in Georgetown, Milton, Oakville and Burlington.  

More Info Link https://alnh.ca/volunteers/volunteer-tutors/
Ages 20 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours No
Suitable For Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students
Areas of Interest Community Outreach ; Computers & IT (User Support and Training) ; Education Support (Tutoring / Instruction) ; Life Skills Support
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Mentoring & Training ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Public Speaking
Commitment Length Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term ; Our programs run for 8 weeks - must commit to the entire 8 weeks.
Interaction Level Small Group - No more than 6 learners in each class.
Minimum Hours 3 / Week
Seasons Spring ; Fall ; Winter ; A minimum of 3 hours once per week for a minimum of 6 months to one year. 
Our programs run for 8 weeks, you must be available to tutor for all 8 weeks.
Accessibility Fully Accessible ; Easy access to elevator
Number of Positions Burlington ; Georgetown ; Milton ; Oakville 
8 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Orientation ; Training is provided
Police Check Not Required
Start Date On or after 02 Sep 2024

Agency Details: Adult Learning Centre, Georgetown - Head Office, Essential Skills for Employment

Office Phone 905-873-2200
E-Mail info@alnh.ca
Website www.alnh.ca
Address & Map
72 Mill St, Suite 206
Georgetown, ON L7G 2C9
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Mailing Address c/o Michele Proud 
PO Box 218 
Georgetown, ON L7G 4Y5