Be a Tutor
REWARDING Quotes from our MCP tutors
A Rewarding Experience
Our club's tutors volunteer to facilitate hourly, 1 on 1 sessions. Tutoring is conducted in the clubroom or online for 1 to 3 hours per week. Quickly, a strong friendly rapport and feeling of satisfaction is built between both tutors and learners. Tutors encourage a warm, friendly atmosphere to assist our senior members learn at their own pace. Our tutors are rewarded by the independent appreciation and gratitude so strongly expressed by their learners. A valuable life experience.
Who can be a Volunteer Tutor?
Membership is open to those over the age of 55 years and who may already have retired from full time work and who have the skills and technical knowledge to navigate digital devices; smartphones, tablets and laptops. Those with an interest and understanding of smart home devices are more than welcome. As a tutor with our Club it is imperative to engender confidence, guiding our senior members into a comfortable learning experience. Most club members have little or no technical knowledge or understanding of digital devices. Tutor membership is free.
Becoming a Tutor
The key ingredient to joining our team of volunteer tutors is your interest in experimenting with new and changing digital technology and sharing this knowledge. Displaying your excitement in these advancements reflects in your teaching which is integral in encouraging our learners.
Full tutor guidance is available at our club with a wealth of ongoing tutoring resources.
Train the Tutor Sessions
From time to time our club runs in-house Train the Tutor sessions to keep our tutors updated with advances in technology, new apps and devices and changes in clubroom and online tutoring techniques.
Our club offers a generous donation towards regular tutor lunches throughout the year. Tutors enjoy this opportunity to catchup socially at our lunches which provides a platform for much interaction and discussion.