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
Phoenix Public Library's Burton Barr Central Library is seeking Computer Aides to assist community members using library computers, and navigating the internet. Computer Aides should have a background and interest in working with computers, both hardware and software. They will also assist the public with multi-function devices for printing/copying/faxing/scanning, as well as accessing information wirelessly on their personal computers, tablets and other electronic devices.
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
The city of Phoenix is partnering with the Phoenix Local Organizing Committee for the 2017 NCAA Final Four in Phoenix to recruit volunteers. Be a part of the community initiatives, Final Four Fan Fest, March Madness® Music Festival and the annual NCAA Final Four Dribble
With a weekend full of action, community members have the opportunity to get involved, being a part of Arizona history as Arizona hosts the Final Four for the first time. Together, we can make the 2017 NCAA Final Four in Phoenix a slam dunk! All volunteers must be 18 years or older by March 1, 2017. All festivities are scheduled from March 28 - April 3.
Visit PhoenixFinalFour.com/volunteer for any volunteer-related questions.