Computer Trainer for Visually Impaired People

This is an exciting opportunity to teach visually impaired people, of all ages, computer skills - touch typing, word processing, email and the internet - with the help of adaptive screen reading and magnification software, for which training will be given.

These skills will give visually impaired people independence and the ability to communicate with their friends, family and loved ones.

This is a challenging experience which is interesting and a very rewarding and satisfying opportunity.

Skills

Good knowledge of computers, word processing, internet and email.

Good Keyboard skills.

Teaching background preferred but not essential.


Details

  • Accessibility
  • DBS check required
  • Equal opportunities policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
    Parking, Travel, Mileage.
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
  • Suitable for under 18s
    If based in the centre
  • Training provided
    In-house training on equipment for visually impaired people. External training on screen reading software and support where needed.
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 21/03/2019

End Date: 21/03/2020

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Availability Details

Volunteer vacancy updated.


Location

This opportunity is available in: Braintree, Chelmsford, Harlow, Uttlesford

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