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IT Tutor to Elderly People

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This volunteering opportunity will enable elderly people to gain confidence,obtain enjoyment, and acquire new skills in using computers. We are also looking for somebody to perhaps be involved in.mini projects in digital video and photography. There is a very friendly and informal atmosphere and very energetic third agers although the average age is 76 years!

A couple of hours one afternoon a week will make all the difference. The Centre is very near the university.

'Super Connect' Tablet and IPad Mentor

Exciting New Volunteer Job available at the Marchmont Community Centre!

Be a ‘Super Connect’ Tablet and IPad Club Mentor

Share your fabulous SmartPhone and Ipad Skills with older adults who really want to learn!

Every Wednesday afternoon, from 1:30 - 2:30 pm, we hold a drop in session for older people to learn how to use SKYPE to contact their friends and families, use YouTube, BBCiplayer and search the internet, using tablets and IPads. WE NEED YOU!

I.T Teaching Assistant Volunteer

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Spires is looking for a compassionate volunteer to support both the tutor and learners on our basic computing course. Spires’s Computers for All course is aimed at offering Spires clients access to computers as well as the chance to polish up on or gain new computer skills. The class is free and open to anyone of any ability, age and background. Assisting in the class will take the form of one-to-one support and will vary from week to week depending on the learner’s needs.

Computer Assistance for Holocaust Survivors and Refugees

Are you good with Computers and willing to contribute to the welfare of elderly?

AJR - The Association of Jewish Refugees is starting a new programme to help Holocaust Survivors and Refugees, with basic computing.

Many AJR members would like to learn how to use a computers to keep in touch with familiy and friend abroad or generally learn how to use sites such as Google to search for information or read online newspapers. Many are also keen to know how to use their iPads.

Social Media & Website Volunteer

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Do you want to be part of a lively team who facilitate your development in website design and social media?

Age Uk Westminster is offering a social media and website volunteer role where you will have the opportunity to be involved with projects and make a real contribution to the charity’s work. Help Age UK Westminster increase their social media presence and get visibility for their brand.

Technology and Online Support

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Are you passionate about the power of technology? Do you believe that technology should be accessible to all? We need you to help people with sight loss set up, troubleshoot and provide guidance on using technology in their home. You will provide support with a wide range of equipment from TVs and mobile phones, to talking book players and e-readers. An enhanced Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) disclosure check is required for this role.

IT Tutor

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VOLUNTEER TUTORS NEEDED

United Migrant Workers Education Project (UMWEP) is looking for volunteer tutors to deliver its Alternative Education Model (AEM). We welcome experienced ESOL and ICT Tutors/Assistant Tutors, but also those with an interest in non-formal adult education. You don’t need a teaching qualification to join our project, but we require you have a good standard of the subject you want to teach.

Customer Services Volunteer

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FareShare London redistributes surplus food to charities and community groups across the capital, who turn it into meals for vulnerable people. We operate a warehouse in Deptford, South East London, where we sort and store surplus food and then deliver it on our vans to our member charities and community groups across London.

Code Club Volunteer

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Code Club is a non-profit organisation that believes that all children should have the opportunity to learn to code. They are searching for student volunteers to help them run weekly coding sessions for children aged 9-11.

Code Club sessions take place in schools, community centres and libraries across the UK. It’s a fantastic, hands on way to develop new skills and help the local community. Plus, it looks great on your CV!

Digital Connector

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Want to volunteer at home and make a positive difference to the lives of young people?

We have a team of Helpline Digital Connectors - volunteers who give three hours a week from the comfort of their own home, around the UK, to support our digital channels.

If you’re interested in becoming a Helpline Digital Connector see below for more information.

SEO Volunteer

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Good News Shared aims to highlight and celebrate the impact and achievements of charities. Help us increase our SEO and assist us in monitoring our google analytics. This role is very important to the success of the organisation. We are looking for someone with the relevant knowledge and experience, but also someone with passion and the ability to work independently.

Self-Help Support Officer

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Our Self-Help Support Officers have the rewarding role of supporting clients who are referred to our Self-Help Centre. The role would be to support and empower clients in making phone calls, completing relevant forms and documents and providing a range of online support.

Digital Inclusion Volunteer

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Do you have a good level of English and Spanish and a genuine interest in volunteer management? Do you want to support a small, user-led charity that provides services to newly settled communities in the capital? Then this volunteer role might be for you! Since 1989, LADPP has been providing services to Spanish and Portuguese speakers, with a particular (but not exclusive) focus on those with disabilities. Chiefly our users are from Latin America but we also work with people from Europe and Africa.

Graphic Design for International Development

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Do you have design skills (InDesign/Photoshop/Illustrator) that you would like to use to influence decision makers and raise the profile of education projects for vulnerable women in the UK and overseas’ This is a flexible but very important role in a small, passionate team. We are looking for someone who can tell the stories of our partners and projects in engaging, creative ways and share messages in innovative ways. Creativity is more important than experience. If you believe in social justice and want communications experience please get in touch.

Web Design Volunteer

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Our organisation aims to empower young people from disadvantaged backgrounds and bring their voices to policy makers on issues of legal equality and human rights.

Over the summer we will be revamping our website, and we need your help.

We need someone with experience of web design, who is looking for some experience in re-building a website to help us keep on top of our projects. You must be interested in promoting our cause and available at short notice.

Data Entry Volunteer

Marchmont Community Centre’s Community Worker with Older People needs a student or students to help update and input data on centre users.

Could you help us create and update a new database? We need to input all our paper-based information onto a new database and the end result will help us to capture the demographic of our users and provide all our service deliverers with crucial, up to date personal information about our clients in the event of an emergency.

Essential skills, experience and personal qualities:

IT Support Volunteer

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The London Irish Centre is looking to recruit an IT Support Volunteer to help us with our IT systems and equipment. We are looking for someone to volunteer for one session a week (around 3 hours) during office hours. Experience with planning, installing and configuring computer hardware operating systems and applications is required. As well as

Advice Support Worker

Camden Citizens Advice Bureaux Service (Camden CAB) is a charity that provides free, independent, confidential and impartial advice to people on their rights and responsibilities. We also collect evidence, and lobby to improve, the policies and practices that adversely affect people’s lives. Camden Citizens Advice is looking for student volunteers to support advisers in the day to day running of the bureau!

ASWs support advisers in the day to day running of the bureau. For example, they:

* Manage the waiting area (posters, leaflets etc)

Digital Champion

Centra Care & Support are looking for volunteers to lead fun activities for service users living in sheltered accommodation. Perhaps you wish to share your IT skills for others to learn. From as little as 1 hour per week, we have different volunteering opportunities across London for friendly people to facilitate such as becoming a Digital Champion, with the aim of providing an environment where vulnerable adult service users feel valued.

IT Teacher

We help improve the quality of life of disabled Spanish and Portuguese speaking people from Latin America, Europe and Africa living in London. For people with little access to services in the capital our aim is to work with their carers, families and communities, improving their quality of life, putting an end to isolation and to support community integration. Our mission is to teach our users basic computer skills so we are looking for volunteers able to commit a minimum of 1 or 2 days per week (3-4 hours) for at least 3 months to provide 1-on-1 computer lessons.

Digital Champion

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Origin Housing is looking for Digital Champions, who can teach others how to use the internet, stay in contact with family, find cheap deals, pay bills online and search for jobs.

Digital Champions will provide residents with the necessary skills to send and receive email communicate with family, manage money while accessing a world of knowledge.

Tech Buddy

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Do you think you could be a Tech Buddy and help an older person get online and learn all the amazing things technology has to offer? Maybe you’ve helped your parents or grandparents with online shopping, using their smartphone or setting up a Facebook page. Or you just think it’s really important to get older people online. If so, we want to hear from you.

You’ll meet some great people, gain lots experience of community work in a buzzing and diverse centre, and receive bags of gratitude (and tea and biscuits!) from us!

Grants and Admin Volunteer (S&I Team)

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Opportunity for a volunteer to support Carers in Camden to access individual grants. If you enjoy helping other people this might be for you. A chance for any student looking to work in: Medicine, Health Care, Adult Social Care, Charities, Support Work, Social Work, Local authority, Funding and Grants.

Develop your research and administration skills. A great role for someone who wants to be involved in something to completion, a chance to complete individual grants and see the results and how they positively impact a carer’s life.

Media Assistant

Small Charity, Big Aspirations - Be part of the team who are building a bioartificial liver!

www.ucl.ac.uk/livergroup

We are a medical research charity, based at the Royal Free Hospital Campus of the UCL Medical School. We support research into relieving the suffering of patients with liver disease and the causes and mechanisms of liver disease. Currently our primary initiative is the development of a Bioartificial Liver Machine, which has the potential to prove as important as the kidney dialysis machine.

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