Price Free
Category Other Charity & Voluntary
Published date 16/11/2016
Views 305
Country United Kingdom


Could you help people with sight loss make the most of everyday technology? Our Technology Support Squad sets up computers, tablets, smartphones, talking book machines and TV's and they resolve IT problems and help people get online. Whether you’re an IT expert or have an interest in technology you can join our team and help people with sight loss use technology and the internet with confidence.

This role requires an enhanced criminal record check.

What Will You Be Doing?

Identifying and resolving computer problems;

Installing hardware, software and upgrades;

Supporting people with IT development.

Helping people with sight loss in their own homes, at events or remotely through web applications.

Showing people different options for getting online.

Setting up devices and equipment

Using our online system to manage and update requests for help

When will you be needed?



Home visits and venues across your local area.

What Skills/Experience Are Needed?

An interest in technology; Expertise in IT, technology; Friendliness, enthusiasm and reliability; Identify problems, research solutions

What Will You Gain from the Role?

A chance to make a difference; Working with people with sight loss; New experiences and skills; A sense of achievement;

Meeting new people.

What Support Will You Be Given?

Training as appropriate

Ongoing learning and development

Induction; Expenses; Regular updates; Support from Volunteers and Staff

Name: RNIB Group Volunteering Team


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