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Job description

We are looking for digital champions to deliver a series of in person workshops in our services in South-East London and in West London. The workshop will be delivered to our service user who would like to improve their skills to engage in a pilot of hybrid service delivery.

What you will be doing

  • To collaborate with staff to design a format for a series of workshops to support service users with tasks like setting up a new device, creating and using email, being able to join and initiate a call on Zoom or Teams, using WhatsApp.
  • Support service users in building their confidence, self-esteem and familiarity using digital technology.
  • To support service users with changing setting to help them remain safe and maintain privacy when online.

The skills you need

  • Some knowledge of technology, including programs and apps, and how they adapt on different platforms, is desired.
  • Awareness of the needs of a diverse community, including people experiencing mental health problems, older people and people with disabilities
  • Confident in passing on digital skills in a friendly and supportive manner.
  • Approachable, patient and able to remain calm.
  • Understanding the challenges faced by those who are not confident with technology.

What's in it for you

  • Supporting You - You will have a dedicated volunteer supervisor to support you in your role; Quarterly volunteer forums with the central Volunteering team and volunteers across Hestia; References for job applications
  • Developing You - You will gain knowledge and insight into issues that impact Domestic Abuse, Modern Slavery and Mental Health; You will have access to our extensive Learning and Development Programme; 40% of our departed volunteers secured a paid role at Hestia last year!
  • Valuing You - We hold annual Volunteer Awards and Celebration events; We reimburse travel expenses and up to £5 for lunch for your volunteering; We hold social events and outings for our volunteers to get together and have some fun
More about Hestia

At Hestia we support adults and children in times of crisis.

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Posted on: 17 October 2023
Closing date: 15 January 2024 at 23:59
Tags: Social Care/Development

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