Just Straight Talk is a Community project based in Coseley, Dudley. They work to support people by providing the practical help and motivation they need to turn their lives around and reach their life goals. To that end, Just Straight Talk would like to recruit a Digital Buddy Lead to work on the Digi Dudley Project.
Contract terms: 18 months fixed term
The purpose of the role is to provide the older population, services and groups within Dudley borough with the resource, confidence and skills to become digitally involved and included for the long term.
The increasing move towards online activities, appointments, training and meetings have now been further exacerbated with the Covid 19 pandemic.
These challenges have meant a reduction in the opportunity to have social face to face contact.
For many of the older age population there is an significant risk that they may be further “left behind “becoming more isolated and alone and unable to access services or local/ community activities.
As the JST Digital Buddy Lead you will help unleash the power of technology to ensure that older people are not excluded from the digital world.
Read the full requirements of the role here.
To apply, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for an application form.
The deadline for return of applications is 5.00 pm on Monday, 14th June 2021.