Saint John’s Abbey Volunteer Program

Assignment Description


Position: Computer tutor

Number of persons needed: 2

Department: Abbey

Brief Summary of Assignment: Assist monks with personal computing

Time Commitment: 1-2 hour sessions as needed

Responsibilities: Tutor individual monks in how to use Microsoft Word on personal computer to organize past and current pictures and documents. This may include creating and naming folders/ files; inserting pictures into Word documents; labeling photographs: saving Word documents; editing Word documents; changing font size and format; extracting images from Outlook email.

Skills and Qualifications: Computer skills:  ability to present directions to the older learner and assist in reinforcing those new skills.  Background check may be required.

Team Leader: Eileen Haeg

Location, working space, equipment, etc.: Abbey member’s personal computer.

Any questions: contact Eileen Haeg at 363-3304 or email