Digital Literacy Tutor
Job Details
Entry
Fully Remote
Volunteer
High School
Up to 25%
Day
Training
Job Summary

The Digital Literacy Tutor is responsible for supporting digital literacy learners in gaining basic computer skills. Tutors provide excellent service based on the training they receive as part of their tutoring experience. Supported by the Digital Literacy team, the DL Volunteer Tutor will help facilitate learning and completion of the Basic Skills Computer course. Volunteer Tutors complete a self-paced, online tutor training course and tutor for at least 9 hours per quarter (3 months). 

Note: This is an unpaid volunteer position. Volunteers are required to complete and pass a criminal background check. The upfront cost of the background check ($60) will be refunded upon completion of 9 hours of service. Fee waivers are available for income-qualified applicants.

Job Responsibilities / Duties:

  • Complete self-paced, online Digital Literacy Tutor Training.

  • Trainees also review the Basic Computer Skills online course.

  • Trained tutors serve 9+ hours facilitating learners’ progress through the Basic Computer Skills online course.

Job Specifications

Education:

  • High School Diploma, G.E.D., or digital literacy competence

Experience:

  • Some skill with technology, using computers, and working with diverse populations

  • Tutoring experience not needed

Skills:

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Basic computers skills 

  • Excellent organizational skills and prioritizing skills

  • Able to communicate and work effectively with a diverse group of people

  • Demonstrated integrity and honesty in handling confidential information

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