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IT Tutor / IT Support

IT Tutor / IT Support
Orb Community Arts
Description of the role:

Orb has a range of computers and laptops in our IT suite and which provides access to the internet for our service users who have varying degrees of computer literacy. We want to recruit volunteers who have a broad range of IT skills and can support others to get online and help develop their IT skills. It is increasingly important for our service users to be able to access online activities - even more so during a COVID19 lockdown.

Skills and qualities needed for the role:

A good range of IT skills and computer literacy. A desire to help others and plenty of patience!

Practical information:

Ideally for one 3 hour session per week.


Additional Information
DBS check needed: Yes
Driving licence needed: No
Car owner: No
Open to: Ages 18+
Is this role wheelchair accessible?: Yes
The Garage
Elephant and Castle Yard
Off High Street
North Yorkshire
Last updated: 12.01.2021
Organisation Information

During the coronavirus outbreak Orb has a new timetable of activities including art, music, creative writing and volunteering and work support. You can find the current 2021 timetable on our website at - or request a copy by contacting Orb on 01423 202028.

Get in touch if you want to stay creative, connected and do something positive for your mental health and wellbeing - singing, writing, art, ukulele, guitar, piano, mindfulness, 1 to 1 phone or internet support, interactive 1-1 and group sessions and newsletters to help you stay creative, stay well and stay connected with your community. We can also offer IT support and advice to help connect with Orb activities on Zoom.

Orb promotes positive mental health and provides better life opportunities to those experiencing poor mental health through engagement in creative activities, learning, performance and volunteering. Whether it be art, music, singing, cooking, gardening, growing food, creative writing, photography, film-making or learning IT basics, Orb helps people overcome isolation, build skills and confidence, improve their well-being and play a valued role in the local community. Everyone has mental health - sometimes it's good and sometimes it's bad - and Orb works to help keep people well in the community as well those experiencing longer term problems. Whether you want to access support or maybe volunteer, it's always worth getting in touch.

Charity number: 1112425