Tea and Tech Session Support

The Oasis will be hosting Tea and Tech sessions for older customers in the community who wish to learn how to use their mobile phones, laptops, tablets or desk top computers. We are looking for volunteers who have experience and knowledge of how to use this technology and also has the patience and understanding to share this knowledge with others. The sessions will be held on Monday afternoons and will run from 1pm - 3pm free tea, coffee and biscuits available for everyone and all carried out in a warm and friendly atmosphere.
Duration: Ongoing
When can volunteers volunteer? Weekly

This grid shows when you can volunteer for this organisation. E.G Monday morning.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Tasks the volunteer will be required to do:

Show customers how to use their equipment to:
Send e-mails
Send texts
Take and send photos
Google searches
Social Media
Download music
Stay safe!

Skill and Qualifications Required:

Experience of using a range of information technology including :

Mobile phones Inc. iPhones and Android, lap tops, tablets Inc. iPads and desk top computers.

Areas of Interest: Education, Health and wellbeing, IT, Libraries, Mental Health, Music, Older people, Public events
Opportunity suitable for: 16-17 year olds, Older people, People seeking work, People with restricted mobility, University students
What activities will the volunteer do? Befriending, Coaching, IT, Technology
Skills gained in this role: IT, Listening, Organising, Talking to others, Teamwork
Home based opportunity? No
DBS Check Required: No
Opportunity Accessibility: Clearly marked accessible parking spaces, Step free access clearly signposted into the building, Lift to other floors / step free access throughout the building, Accessible toilets, Area for assistance dogs nearby

About the host organisation

Hosted by: The Oasis Haughton Green