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Cyber-Seniors COVID-19 Opportunities - Volunteer Administrative Assistant (PT)


  • WHERE
    Toronto, ON
  • WHEN
    May 5, 2020 - May 5, 2021

COVID-19 notes:

  • We have relaxed criteria for posting volunteer opportunities due to the urgent need for COVID-19 Response. Volunteers are responsible for confirming the legitimacy of the group or organization(s) they are working with. Never hand over money or confidential information to groups looking for volunteers.
  • Please confirm that the organization you want to volunteer with can ensure your safety.

DESCRIPTION

Cyber-Seniors is an intergenerational program that trains young people to be tech mentors for senior citizens. The ability to use online communication applications to stay connected is vital for older adults and other vulnerable people. Helping a senior learn to use transactional websites to order groceries, pharmaceuticals, food delivery, etc., will make a big difference in allowing them to remain self-sufficient from the safety of their home.

In the best of times, digital literacy can be life-altering; in times like these, it can be life-saving.

This part-time position involves 10 - 20 hours / week. Work on your own schedule.

To qualify, you must:

· have access to a cell phone and computer during scheduled
hours.

· Must speak and write fluent English.

· Must have relevant past work experience or be currently enrolled in
or hold a degree/diploma from a post-secondary school.

Your responsibilities will be:

· To serve as first responder to general inquiries

· Identify and flag key opportunities and refer to appropriate staff lead

· Oversee tracking and reporting of organization metrics to share at
weekly staff meetings

· Review and support ongoing updates to program, marketing, and
communications materials

· Assist with Social Media and Newsletter

· Data entry and report running for Client Management Software

· General office support

IMPORTANT:
To apply, please email Tess@cyberseniors.org and include your resume.

Who You'll be Assisting

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Cyber-Seniors: Connecting Generations

Since 2015, Cyber-Seniors has been bridging the digital divide: bringing seniors together with student mentors who help them develop tech skills that allow them to stay connected, stay informed, stay engaged, and right now, stay safe.


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Who You'll be Assisting

organization logo

Cyber-Seniors: Connecting Generations

Since 2015, Cyber-Seniors has been bridging the digital divide: bringing seniors together with student mentors who help them develop tech skills that allow them to stay connected, stay informed, stay engaged, and right now, stay safe.