IT Support Volunteer

  • VO71876


Description

We are looking for volunteers to provide a timely, effective, free and impartial advice and assistance on a one-off or short term basis, to disabled or older people to resolve their computer related issues in their home and/or remotely. This role requires you to advise on hardware and software, including upgrades, installing new software packages, initial set up of equipment and resolving any client issues. If you think you would be suitable for this role, please contact Chris Grant on 07388 431444.

Organisation aims and objectives

AbilityNet exists to change the lives of disabled people by helping them to use digital technology at work, at home or in education.

Restrictions

You will be required to commit on average, 2 hours per week however the role is flexible depending on clients needs/requests.
Experience required: You are required to have good IT and computer skills, good knowledge of hardware operating systems and software packages, good interpersonal and communication skills and access to a computer and email facilities. Previous volunteering experience or work with disables or older people would be an advantage but not essential.

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Travel expenses incurred on behalf of ITCanHelp will be reimbursed in accordance with the organisation's Expenses Policy.

Last updated 2 days ago

Please note, organisations are currently experiencing a large volume of enquiries from people looking to help out. They may not always be able to meet this demand so please be patient, you may not receive a quick response or be assigned to a role.