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Computer Instructor (Basic Level) Volunteer Position title:

Computer Instructor

Location:

OZANAM LEARNING CENTRE (OLC) Level 3 /99 Forbes Street Woolloomooloo

Position objective:

Assist students that are disadvantaged or at risk of being disadvantaged acquire computing skills that will become a foundation for their future learning.

Assisting disadvantaged people (18yrs and older, men and women) within a social justice context that supports learning as a pathway to independence while respecting the rights of clients including confidentiality. Building self esteem, courage, confidence, and a sense of commitment and belonging.

Program Objective: •

Requirements:

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Key areas of responsibility:

Excellent computing skills Ability to instruct diverse students Ability to train in challenging circumstances i.e. keeping students engaged Ability to communicate effectively with students of a mix of education level, and personal circumstances Ability to interact easily with disadvantaged people

Train basic computing to disadvantaged students or those at risk of becoming disadvantaged.

Centre Manager

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Instructor need to be available to run a 6-8 week class, with the capacity for ongoing involvement. Ideally, available 2 days per week for a 3 hour session (one hour for set up, etc). Three to six months commitment would be greatly appreciated. Classes run from 10 am -12 and 2- 4 pm.

Training requirements:

Centre Induction & Manual Handling

Screening requirements:

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Filled Volunteer Application Form 2 Referee Checks Good Character Declaration Form Others requirements may be discussed with successful applicant

Benefits to volunteer:

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Participating in the life changing work of the Society Assisting individuals overcome disadvantage

Supervisor:

Days/times required:

Contact Person:

Catherine Tel: 93588159: Mobile: 0425387786 Email: catherineb@talbot.org.au


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