We are looking for skilled volunteers to assist adults taking computer classes at the Burton Barr Central Library. Computer Lab Tech volunteer will assist the Class Instructor in keeping students on track and answering technical questions dealing with Microsoft Office, library e-resources and social media.
Specific duties may include:
* Assisting students with questions on an individual basis
* Collecting class evaluations and equipment
* Cleaning up the classroom at the end of class
Computer Lab Techs are required to have working knowledge of the following:
* Mouse and keyboard
* Microsoft Office programs
* Navigating the internet
Working knowledge of the following skills is desired, but not a requirement.
* eReaders, tablets and/or smartphones
* Use of Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint
* Social media tools such as Facebook Classes are offered in English and Spanish. Fluency in Spanish is highly desired, but not a requirement.
Volunteers should be available at the following times:
* Saturdays 9am-12pm
Palo Verde Library is seeking a volunteer to teach English as a Second Language classes to beginner and intermediate level adult students. We are looking for an instructor who can independently develop lesson plans and prepare the lesson handouts.
*Must complete a background check *Strong desire to help others improve their English language skills *Capable of engaging people of diverse backgrounds and age levels and is comfortable speaking in front of a group *Strong communication and listening skills *Ability to speak, read and write English fluently *High School Diploma or equivalent *Must be at least 18 years old *Able to commit to at least 2 hours a week for a minimum of 6 months *Previous experience in tutoring and/or teaching adults is preferred *Previous experience working with English language learners is preferred*Able to prepare ESL lesson plans and materials*Must attend a volunteer orientation
Help build a better world this summer by volunteering at the library!
Juniper Library needs spirited teens (ages 12-17) to volunteer with the annual Summer Reading program. This is a great opportunity to learn valuable customer service skills and being a Library Volunteer looks great on your resume. Plus, you’ll have fun working with other teens inspiring young children to become better readers. Join us! Teens 12-17 are needed for Juniper Library summer volunteer opportunities for the remaining five weeks in the morning hours on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday mornings between the hours of 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.. We also have hours available on Saturday afternoon. We will contact you by phone. After a brief orientation you will be paired with an existing volunteer for a training period. Contact: Rita Chard at Juniper Library.
iF that sounds like a fit, please go register to become a volunteer and complete the application.
To be considered, you must be able to complete a minimum of 4 weeks of volunteer service over the summer and attend a Volunteer Orientation session scheduled at Juniper Library.
After you submit your application, the Volunteer Coordinator will contact you with further instructions. Because of overwhelming demand, we cannot accept every applicant. Some libraries fill up quickly, so apply early for the best chance of selection.