Gateway Centre For Learning Midland, ON, Canada
May 09, 2019Contract - Full Time
Summer Job Opportunity: Digital Device Instructor This is a 35 hour per week contract position in Midland, ON with a wage of $15.00/hour plus 4% vacation pay and paid statutory holidays for a 8-week period starting June 24, 2019 The successful candidate must meet the requirements of the Canada Summer Jobs criteria: - Be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of the employment, - Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Act for the duration of the employment; and - Have a valid Social Insurance Number at the start of employment and be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations. Tasks and Responsibilities: - Design curriculum to teach seniors how to use and how to get the most out of their digital devices (tablets, smartphones, etc.) and social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snap Chat, Pinterest, LinkedIn, YouTube, etc.) - Create interesting, relevant and interactive activities - Develop and teach and encourage strategies, techniques and suggestions on how to adapt to changing technology (operating systems, troubleshooting, passwords, new devices, etc.) - Teach the curriculum via one/one tutoring and/or small groups - Meet individual needs with regards to specific devices or social media choices - Elicit user feedback and make recommendations for improvements - Promote service via Gateway’s social media and other opportunities - Respond to inquiries from the public - Receive and process registrations - Schedule workshops and drop-in times and book training space - Ensure all individuals using computers adhere to Gateway policies and procedures - Complete written reports as required - Provide feedback and suggestions to the Executive Director Qualifications: - Preferred Post-secondary student - Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills - Ability to work independently and as part of a team - Computer literate (Windows and Apple) - Ability to pass criminal record check and vulnerable sector screening. Submit a resume by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, May 31, 2019 We thank all those who apply, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.