Helping Link/Một Dấu Nối is looking for tech-savvy individuals who are interested in sharing their skills with immigrants learning how to use computers for the first time. This is a very popular program for adults & seniors that will help them connect with the younger generation.
Responsibilities:Teach basic computer skills to adults in small settings of 6 to 10 studentsTeach a curriculum that includes basics such as: Microsoft Office, sending/receiving email, using the Internet, and moreEngage students with interactive activities and be prepared to answer related questions to lesson plans
*Note: Technical support, resources, and materials will be provided to instructors
Requirements:Commit a minimum of 4 hours per week during class times for instructionStrong passion in working with a diverse and limited English-speaking group of studentsHigh communication and people skills both - verbal and written - to work with students and teaching assistant(s)Be engaging and interactive to create a light and pleasant atmosphere for students to learn in
Benefits:Make a direct impact in the lives of immigrants and refugees to improve their livesHands-on experience in working with students to teach basic technology skillsDevelop and build upon fundamental teaching and educational skills such as communication, adaptability, engagement, innovability/imagination and confidenceSupport a community-led grassroots organization to improve the lives of those in the Vietnamese community in the King County Region