Date Listed : 09/10/2020
Specific Skills Required : You don’t need to be an IT or digital expert. Anyone who can make a commitment, large or small, to help people get online can become a TechMate. We’re looking for people who have:
– Good, basic computer or mobile device skills.
– Confidence in using the internet, email and everyday apps.
– Ability to inspire and motivate people with low digital skills.
– Patience to support people who are digital newbies.
Benefits to you :The TechMates project gives volunteers the chance to be part of a cutting-edge digital project and receive bespoke training and support. The program enables volunteers to add something extraordinary and invaluable to their CV, learn new digital skills and take part in exciting learning opportunities. The program also offers the opportunity to help some of the most vulnerable members of our community to get online and feel part of the modern world. Volunteers will experience the reward that comes from inspiring people to realise their digital potential, skills and celebrate ‘light bulb’ moments with the people they support.
Days / Dates / Times Required :Ongoing Volunteer Opportunity
Area of opportunity : Wigan Borough
PLEASE QUOTE REFERENCE ‘VO10115’ WHEN APPLYING