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Age UK Teesside is an established local charity driven by the needs and aspirations of people in later life working to promote the health and well-being of older people.

A collaborative approach between Age UK Teesside and Redcar & Cleveland Council will support hard to reach 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 enable social connections through assisted digital support.

We currently have a vacancy for:


Digital Inclusion Advisor

Location: Redcar & Cleveland   (Office base in Middlesbrough)

Salary: £10.22 per hour

3.5  Days – flexible

Type of contract: Fixed term – 1 year

Role details:

We are seeking to employ a Digital Explorer Advisor to support older and disabled people on a 1:1 and group basis, improving access to a variety of online services and information.

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: Monday 26th October 2020 at 12 noon

Interviews will take place shortly afterward

 

For an application form and job description please visit www.ageukteesside.org.uk or email anne.sykes@ageukteesside.org.uk

 

These posts are subject to DBS Enhanced Disclosure

                                                CVs will not be accepted

 

Age UK Teesside is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Reg. Charity No. 702714. Reg. Co. No. 2152353

Additional Documents

Links to the Digital Inclusion Advisor full job description/specifications and our Application Form below: