IT Support Volunteer (One to One)

People and communities | Older people

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Location: 1 Thorpe Close, London, W10 5XL (see map)

Travel: Westbourne Park station. Ladbroke Grove Station bus stop.

Start date: 12/07/2019 (ongoing)

What will I be doing?

  • The IT Support Volunteer role involves assisting, advising and helping older members with IT, smartphone, tablet & TV related issues in their own homes.
  • One to One sessions in peoples homes in Kensington & Chelsea.
  • Giving older people the confidence to use their technology and not to be anxious about it.

What impact will this have?

  • You will be giving older people confidence with their IT skills
  • You will be helping to keep them connected to their wider friends and families.
  • A better understanding of the challenges facing older populations.

When are you needed?

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Commitment

  • 1 - 2 hours and it can be flexible.
  • Visiting people at home

Expenses

  • Travel costs will be covered

Background checks

  • A DBS check is required

About the organisation:

Additional Information

What skills will be useful?
  • Interpersonal
  • Advice and support
  • Caring
  • Listening
  • Teaching
  • Leadership
  • Organising
  • Practical
  • Technology
  • IT
  • Social media
What skills can I gain?
  • Interpersonal
  • Caring
  • Listening
  • Mentoring
  • Teaching
  • Practical
  • Technology
  • IT
  • Social media

Training

  • Volunteer Induction
  • Volunteer forums
  • Regular supervision

Location

1 Thorpe Close, London, W10 5XL

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