Age UK Teesside is seeking to employ a Digital Inclusion Advisor to support older and disabled people on a 1:1 and group basis, improving access to a variety of online services and information.
Salary: £10.22 per hour
Hours: 15 hours per week (flexible) 1 Year Contract
A collaborative approach between Age UK Teesside and Middlesbrough Council will support older and disabled people to improve their ability to access the internet to reduce the impact/risk of loneliness and social isolation. This will be achieved through the development of a programme to address the digital skills gap, increase choice, improve independence and rekindle social connections through assisted digital support.
The successful candidate will advise and assist clients with internet access, online options and support. They will complete surveys and gather data to help evaluate the projects impact on each individual.
Applicants must have a proven track record of taking a person centered approach to support and in promoting projects to stakeholders and clients. Having an up-to-date knowledge around the latest technology will be advantageous.
Closing Date for applications: Friday 8th November 2019 at 4 p.m.