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Community Outreach Coordinator & Trainer

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Older Adults Technology Services | San Antonio, TX
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Older Adults Technology Services


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Older Adults Technology Services (OATS), a rapidly expanding social impact

organization, seeks a dynamic trainer to act as an ambassador for Senior Planet San

Antonio programming and delivery Senior Planet’s award-winning curriculum. Senior

Planet courses and lectures engage participants with digital culture and new

technologies.

This position is a unique opportunity for passionate individuals to work with OATS to

empower older adults by harnessing technology to change the way we age. The

Community Outreach Coordinator & Trainer will be responsible for performing

community outreach to spread awareness of our programming by attending

neighborhood events, fairs, senior living centers, libraries, and other communities

where older adults congregate. This position will also teach the Senior Planet

curriculum using books, online resources, and lecture materials specifically designed

for older adults.

This part-time position requires proficiency in common software applications and

devices, but even more important is a passion for connecting with older adults and

the ability to effectively communicate the relevancy of technology to their lives.

Successful candidates will possess a high degree of patience, creativity,

dependability, and problem-solving skills, along with a sense of humor and a strong

commitment to social change.

To learn more about the full range of Senior Planet programming and the OATS

mission, please visit oats.org, seniorplanet.org, and seniorplanet.org/sanantonio.


Responsibilities

● Identify opportunities in the community to serve as an ambassador for Senior

Planet

● Present, table, and conduct lectures for Senior Planet

● Manage communication between Senior Planet staff, organizations that serve

older adults, and members of the community

● Clearly document outreach activities

● Teach technology courses and lectures using the OATS curriculum and approach

● Create a comfortable and supportive learning environment

● Collect surveys and evaluations

● Data entry in Salesforce database

● Supervising volunteers who assist classes

● Maintain professionalism at all times

● Other duties as assigned by project manager

Qualifications

● Able to travel between locations within the City of San Antonio, including

access to a vehicle

● Excellent speaking and writing skills

● Experience in community outreach and grassroots organizing

● Experience in a classroom or group community setting, preferably with adults

including seniors

● Ability to clearly communicate technical and sensitive information

● Competence with Windows computers, iOS, popular social media sites, and

other common technologies/devices

● Fluency in Spanish a plus

● Superior time-management skills

● Flexibility, patience, and a sense of humor

● Ability to work independently and as a team

We are looking for someone who is excited about our mission to use technology to

change the way we age and has potential to grow with the organization.

Older Adults Technology Services (OATS), a rapidly expanding social impact

organization, seeks a dynamic trainer to act as an ambassador for Senior Planet San

Antonio programming and delivery Senior Planet’s award-winning curriculum…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Part Time Schedule

How To Apply

Qualified candidates should send a resume and cover letter in PDF format to

dgreer@oats.org with Community Outreach Coordinator & Trainer in the subject line.

No phone calls please.

Qualified candidates should send a resume and cover letter in PDF format to

dgreer@oats.org with Community Outreach Coordinator & Trainer in the subject line.

No phone calls…

Location

San Antonio, TX
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