We have an exciting and engaging role for a Digital Skills Tutor. At Jewish Care Explore, we ensure that older and disabled people have the possibility and the knowledge to engage with mainstream technology and to take advantage of all the benefits that technology has to offer.

In the digital age, technology presents great opportunities to enhance social connections, and increase participation in society and in the cultural life of the community.

The Digital Skills Tutor will provide operational coordination of the Jewish Care Explore centre based in North West London, the outreach programme, and the front-line training services.

This post is working Monday to Thursday for 30 hours per week plus 1 Friday per month

What you will be doing:

  • Offering tutoring digital support to our members
  • Delivering our training programs to individual clients or larger groups
  • Contributing to planning and developing a core syllabus and learning program
  • Delivering Train-the-Trainers programs for training staff and volunteers
  • Planning and creating basic ICT skills and knowledge assessment tools
  • Monitoring and measuring members progress
  • Working with volunteers to run the outreach program to support older and disabled people to become digitally engaged
  • Adapting the ICT training program to meet the needs of the members
  • Creating links and partnerships with other organisations that can provide services and support.

What we are looking for:

  • Relevant qualification or equivalent experience in training and health and social care
  • A competent and enthusiastic ICT user, confident in using PCs, tablets/mobile devices including commonly used applications such as Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, WhatsApp, and Facetime
  • Experience of providing training to older and disabled people or experience of developing and delivering activities for older and disabled people
  • Knowledgeable and interested in the potential of digital technology to transform older and disabled people’s lives
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to relate positively and in a non-discriminatory way to people from a range of backgrounds and communities, motivating and empathising with them
  • A passion for inclusion and a strong commitment to the inclusion of older and disabled people in all aspects of life
  • The empathy to understand the Jewish Care value of meaningful lives, and to employ this value in all work

Jewish Care is the largest provider of health and social care services for the Jewish community in the UK. Every week, we touch the lives of 10,000 people. We provide services to a range of people including older people, people with mental health needs and people living with dementia.

 Our five values are at the heart of the way we work. They drive how we act as individuals and as an organisation and shape our culture. We value Excellence, Integrity, Innovation, Compassion, and Inclusivity.

Jewish Care operate a rolling recruitment process and reserve the right to close the advert once a suitable candidate has been identified.

LocationMaurice and Vivienne Wohl Campus

The Maurice and Vivienne Wohl Campus is a modern, purpose-built development in Golders Green. It offers a balance of activities and relaxation for residents and visitors alike, as well as care and retirement living.

The campus is home to Otto Schiff care home, which provides personal care for people living with dementia. Residents at Otto Schiff get to live in a close-knit community while remaining part of the wider care home and enjoying the many campus activities.

There is a retirement community at Selig Court for people who want to live independently with the peace of mind knowing that there is always support close by. It also houses the bustling Michael Sobell Jewish Community Centre and Holocaust Survivors’ Centre, as well as our head office Amélie House.

STAFF FACILITIES

DEDICATED TEAM BREAK ROOM

FREE FRESHLY PREPARED LUNCH

ACCESS TO ONSITE GARDENS

Why

JEWISH CARE?

We offer excellent benefits to reward you for your hard work, dedication and commitment. These include:

  • RETAIL DISCOUNT

    RETAIL DISCOUNT

    A huge range of discounts at major retailers and supermarkets

  • HEALTH CARE

    HEALTH CARE

    24/7 access to a GP either online or on the phone

  • STAFF SUPPORT

    STAFF SUPPORT

    Access to our Employee Assistance Programme providing confidential advice

  • WELLBEING HUB

    WELLBEING HUB

    Articles and support with physical and mental wellness, free fitness and yoga videos and lots more

  • PENSION

    PENSION

    4% employer pension contribution

  • LEARNING RESOURCES

    LEARNING RESOURCES

    Career development opportunities and access to our online learning management system

  • FREE DBS CHECK

    FREE DBS CHECK

    Free DBS checks for our Care Home Workers

  • FREE UNIFORM

    FREE UNIFORM

    Free uniforms for everyone required to wear one

Please note all applicants must already hold the legal right to work in the UK

Digital Skills Tutor

  • Department: Community Support
  • Location: Amelie House, Maurice and Vivienne Wohl Campus, 221 Golders Green Road, Barnet, NW11 9DQ
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary:  £15.56 an hour
  • Closing Date: 31 July 2024

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