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Project Officer

Age Action Ireland

The Regional Project Officer will manage all aspects of the Getting Started service programme teaching older learners to use technology.Contract TypeFull TimeContract Duration12 months (fixed term)Job LocationGalway/ConnaughtJob description: Getting Started ProgrammeThe aim of this programme is to provide basic training on the use of computers and mobile phones for people over 55. It started in 2006 and has been extremely popular among older people and has spread rapidly particularly in the Dublin, Cork and Galway areas. We are mostly funded under the Department of Communications, Climate Action & Environment Digital Skills for Citizens Training Fund. We provide as many older people as possible with a chance to learn and develop their computer and mobile phone skills with a view to enhancing their participation in society.The JobThe Regional Project Officer will be responsible to the National Development Manager for managing all aspects of the Getting Started service programme in the areas mentioned below. They will work as part of a team to provide the Getting Started service in this region. The main duties are:-The PersonThe person should have knowledge and practical experience of community development and ICT, preferably in a training capacity.The person should have experience of teamwork and a track record of working well with groups and individuals.Experience of working with older people and volunteers would be desirable.Ability to meet multiple deadlines and strong organisational/administration and people skills is essential.

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