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Digital Skills Instructor

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EveryoneOn
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Washington, DC
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Published 17 days ago

EveryoneOn is conducting an ongoing national search for Digital Skills Instructors to deliver our digital skills programming. Remotely, Instructors will teach low-income adults (ages 18-65), with limited to no prior computer training, to effectively use a computer and complete basic digital tasks. Instructional topics are novice to introductory level and will center around applied digital literacy and skills (i.e. document creation, digital communication, platform use), maintaining online privacy and safety, and will introduce participants to various digital resources. Our programs require multiple instructors and we anticipate a high volume of work with EveryoneOn and other partners across the country for the foreseeable future.

Key Responsibilities

  • Deliver synchronous digital skills training classes to low-income participants aged 18-65
  • Provide asynchronous learning support to participants via online office hours
  • Participate in all mandatory project meetings, including onboarding workshops, weekly check-ins, partner gatherings and project closeout meetings with EveryoneOn staff
  • Develop innovative incentive strategies that coupled with traditional reminder phone calls and text will motivate participants to attend classes consistently
  • Foster a class environment that encourages participants to continue digital skills learning through additional training programs and opportunities
  • Administer online needs assessments and pre and post training surveys to participants and assist EveryoneOn staff with data analysis
  • Evaluate training program effectiveness, including lessons learned, for continued expansion of digital inclusion programs
  • Verify that training participants have signed media consent/release form on file
  • Support collection of participant testimonials about program delivery and impact
  • Capture media including screenshots and/or recordings of synchronous class to support organizational and project communications strategy

Qualifications & Skills

  • Associate’s degree or two plus years experience teaching adult learners 
  • Must have a reliable computer with a webcam and a strong internet connection
  • Flexible availability for synchronous lessons Monday - Saturday 
  • Working knowledge of computing devices including personal computer (PC) brands, Chromebooks, tablets and their operating systems
  • Able to provide basic technology troubleshooting remotely when necessary
  • Advanced proficiency with office productivity tools such as Google Suite and Microsoft Office
  • Experience with asynchronous and synchronous teaching via online meeting platforms including Google Meet and Zoom
  • Screencasting and video editing experience a plus
  • Prior knowledge of instructional design principles a plus
  • Work well with new adult learners who have likely never used a computer
  • Independent self-starter with a kind, approachable and patient disposition
  • Very strong team player with excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to manage concurrent tasks across multiple competing project priorities
  • An honest, insightful collaborator who can think strategically, drive analysis and solve problems quickly and effectively
  • Awareness of digital equity as a social justice issue
  • Experience working with low-income populations and communities of color 
  • Priority will be given to candidates who are fluent in English and Spanish 


Candidates who submit materials by March 31, 2021 OR are based in Los Angeles, CA, San Francisco (Bay Area), CA or Milwaukee, WI will be given priority consideration for the first round of scheduled interviews.

EveryoneOn is conducting an ongoing national search for Digital Skills Instructors to deliver our digital skills programming. Remotely, Instructors will teach low-income adults (ages 18-65), with limited to no prior computer training, to…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Part Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Contract
  • Education
    2-Year Degree Required

Salary

Contractors will be paid a rate (ranging from $25-$30 per hour) as determined by grant funding associated with each project.

Level of Language Proficiency

Fluency in multiple languages a plus. Spanish fluency highly preferred.

Fluency in multiple languages a plus. Spanish fluency highly preferred.

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
413 K Street Northeast, Washington, DC 20002

How to Apply

To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter here. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis. Applicants will be contacted by email if they are selected to interview.

To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter here. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis. Applicants will be contacted by email if they are selected to interview.

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