Digital Skills volunteers

- To provide help and support to our tenants who live in sheltered schemes. The tenants are state pension age or above.

- To run 5 x 2 hour drop-in sessions, covering subjects such as: how to operate an I.T. device, get online, use social media and have access to an email address.


- The ability to work with people of all ages

- Have patience, as the elderly tenants may require being shown how to do things more than once. Also due to pains, they may not be able to use their hands easily.

- Have basic I.T. skills knowledge.


  • Suitable for under 18s
  • DBS check required
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Equal opportunities policy
  • Written role description
  • Accessibility
  • Volunteer induction
  • Ongoing support
  • Health and Safety Policy

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 14/07/2016

End Date: 31/10/2018

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Evening No No No No No No No

Availability Details

Sessions are held from 2pm - 3pm. Volunteers should arrive to set up at 1.45pm. The sessions will be held across Colchester Sheltered Schemes


This opportunity is available in: Colchester

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