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  • Richard Jobity
    At least someone seems to be learning from our mistakes. -rij From: glug-bounces@glug.org.gy [mailto:glug-bounces@glug.org.gy] On Behalf Of Jud Lohmeyer Sent:
    Message 1 of 3 , Oct 6, 2010
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      At least someone seems to be learning from our mistakes.

      -rij

      From: glug-bounces@... [mailto:glug-bounces@...] On Behalf Of Jud Lohmeyer
      Sent: Tuesday, October 05, 2010 10:46 PM
      To: glug@...
      Subject: [Glug list] OLPF Hiring ICT Trainers


      ICT Professionals & Educators



      The Office of the President is seeking expressions of interest from qualified individuals to fill positions as ICT (Information Communication Technology) Trainers throughout Guyana to support the One Laptop Per Family initiative (“OLPF”). OLPF is a program that ensures that families get the resources and training in basic computer skills that are essential for job-preparedness in the modern economy. By pairing earned laptops, ICT trainers and ICT infrastructure OLPF is designed as an affordable, common-sense approach to training and graduating family members for the information technology age and economy.



      OLPF training will include classroom training of basic ICT skills, training on the application of ICT skills to specific jobs, and personalized training to ensure every individual is able to benefit from OLPF. Qualified individuals will be offered no-cost training through a specialized program to prepare them as Certified ICT Trainers to lead the OLPF initiative. OLPF will work to place ICT Trainers in regions near their home. All trainers joining the OLPF Team will be provided a OLPF netbook computer.



      Qualifications:



      1. Information Technology certificate, diploma or degree from a recognized institution

      2. Flexibility in working location, days and hours

      3. Ability and willingness to travel within a sub region

      4. Passion for ICT and how it will transform Guyana

      5. Ability to communicate effectively and work with groups of up to 30 individuals

      6. Strong interpersonal skills to work one on one

      7. Ability to follow training material and flexibility to communicate with diverse individuals

      8. Goal oriented both individually and Nationally



      Interested persons should submit their CV with cover letter including current address and original community of origin via e mail to trainerjobs@... Application acceptance period will close October 29. Individuals selected will be notified to schedule an interview. Participants will be required to commit one year of service in exchange for training and laptop.

      Thanks, Jud

      Jud Lohmeyer
      Project Manager
      One Laptop Per Family
      Project Management Office
      Office of the President

      Yahoo/Skype IM & VOIP: ussgeronimo

      (592) 667-4337 Mobile-GY
      (562) 219-2065 Skype-US
      (501) 642-7613 eFax-US





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    • Jacqueline Morris
      Learning from our mistakes or from the successes of Uruguay and others? ... [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
      Message 2 of 3 , Oct 6, 2010
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        Learning from our mistakes or from the successes of Uruguay and others?


        On Wed, Oct 6, 2010 at 10:37 AM, Richard Jobity <RichardJ@...> wrote:

        > At least someone seems to be learning from our mistakes.
        >
        >
        >
        > -rij
        >
        >
        >
        > *From:* glug-bounces@... [mailto:glug-bounces@...] *On
        > Behalf Of *Jud Lohmeyer
        > *Sent:* Tuesday, October 05, 2010 10:46 PM
        > *To:* glug@...
        > *Subject:* [Glug list] OLPF Hiring ICT Trainers
        >
        >
        >
        > *ICT Professionals & Educators*
        >
        >
        >
        > The Office of the President is seeking expressions of interest from
        > qualified individuals to fill positions as ICT (Information Communication
        > Technology) Trainers throughout Guyana to support the One Laptop Per Family
        > initiative (�OLPF�). OLPF is a program that ensures that families get the
        > resources and training in basic computer skills that are essential for
        > job-preparedness in the modern economy. By pairing earned laptops, ICT
        > trainers and ICT infrastructure OLPF is designed as an affordable,
        > common-sense approach to training and graduating family members for the
        > information technology age and economy.
        >
        >
        >
        > OLPF training will include classroom training of basic ICT skills, training
        > on the application of ICT skills to specific jobs, and personalized training
        > to ensure every individual is able to benefit from OLPF. Qualified
        > individuals will be offered no-cost training through a specialized program
        > to prepare them as Certified ICT Trainers to lead the OLPF initiative. OLPF
        > will work to place ICT Trainers in regions near their home. All trainers
        > joining the OLPF Team will be provided a OLPF netbook computer.
        >
        >
        >
        > *Qualifications:*
        >
        >
        >
        > 1. Information Technology certificate, diploma or degree from a
        > recognized institution
        >
        > 2. Flexibility in working location, days and hours
        >
        > 3. Ability and willingness to travel within a sub region
        >
        > 4. Passion for ICT and how it will transform Guyana
        >
        > 5. Ability to communicate effectively and work with groups of up to 30
        > individuals
        >
        > 6. Strong interpersonal skills to work one on one
        >
        > 7. Ability to follow training material and flexibility to communicate
        > with diverse individuals
        >
        > 8. Goal oriented both individually and Nationally
        >
        >
        >
        > Interested persons should submit their CV with cover letter including
        > current address and original community of origin via e mail to *
        > trainerjobs@...* Application acceptance period will close October
        > 29. Individuals selected will be notified to schedule an interview.
        > Participants will be required to commit one year of service in exchange for
        > training and laptop.
        >
        >
        >
        > Thanks, Jud
        >
        > Jud Lohmeyer
        > Project Manager
        >
        > One Laptop Per Family
        >
        > Project Management Office
        > Office of the President
        >
        > Yahoo/Skype IM & VOIP: ussgeronimo
        >
        > (592) 667-4337 Mobile-GY
        > (562) 219-2065 Skype-US
        > (501) 642-7613 eFax-US
        >
        >
        >
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > --------------------------------------------------------------
        > To RECEIVE: send email to: computing-request@...
        > with the word JOIN in the message body.
        >
        > To DISCONTINUE: send email to computing-request@...
        > with the word LEAVE in the message body.
        > --------------------------------------------------------------
        > ------------------------------------------------------------
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        > forward *THIS* copy to your colleagues and tell them to join!
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      • Richard Jobity
        Both. ... From: TTLUG@yahoogroups.com [mailto:TTLUG@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of Jacqueline Morris Sent: Wednesday, October 06, 2010 11:02 AM To:
        Message 3 of 3 , Oct 6, 2010
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          Both.

          -----Original Message-----
          From: TTLUG@yahoogroups.com [mailto:TTLUG@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of Jacqueline Morris
          Sent: Wednesday, October 06, 2010 11:02 AM
          To: computing@...
          Cc: ttcs@yahoogroups.com; TTLUG@yahoogroups.com
          Subject: [ttlug] Re: FW: [Glug list] OLPF Hiring ICT Trainers

          Learning from our mistakes or from the successes of Uruguay and others?


          On Wed, Oct 6, 2010 at 10:37 AM, Richard Jobity <RichardJ@...> wrote:

          > At least someone seems to be learning from our mistakes.
          >
          >
          >
          > -rij
          >
          >
          >
          > *From:* glug-bounces@... [mailto:glug-bounces@...] *On
          > Behalf Of *Jud Lohmeyer
          > *Sent:* Tuesday, October 05, 2010 10:46 PM
          > *To:* glug@...
          > *Subject:* [Glug list] OLPF Hiring ICT Trainers
          >
          >
          >
          > *ICT Professionals & Educators*
          >
          >
          >
          > The Office of the President is seeking expressions of interest from
          > qualified individuals to fill positions as ICT (Information Communication
          > Technology) Trainers throughout Guyana to support the One Laptop Per Family
          > initiative ("OLPF"). OLPF is a program that ensures that families get the
          > resources and training in basic computer skills that are essential for
          > job-preparedness in the modern economy. By pairing earned laptops, ICT
          > trainers and ICT infrastructure OLPF is designed as an affordable,
          > common-sense approach to training and graduating family members for the
          > information technology age and economy.
          >
          >
          >
          > OLPF training will include classroom training of basic ICT skills, training
          > on the application of ICT skills to specific jobs, and personalized training
          > to ensure every individual is able to benefit from OLPF. Qualified
          > individuals will be offered no-cost training through a specialized program
          > to prepare them as Certified ICT Trainers to lead the OLPF initiative. OLPF
          > will work to place ICT Trainers in regions near their home. All trainers
          > joining the OLPF Team will be provided a OLPF netbook computer.
          >
          >
          >
          > *Qualifications:*
          >
          >
          >
          > 1. Information Technology certificate, diploma or degree from a
          > recognized institution
          >
          > 2. Flexibility in working location, days and hours
          >
          > 3. Ability and willingness to travel within a sub region
          >
          > 4. Passion for ICT and how it will transform Guyana
          >
          > 5. Ability to communicate effectively and work with groups of up to 30
          > individuals
          >
          > 6. Strong interpersonal skills to work one on one
          >
          > 7. Ability to follow training material and flexibility to communicate
          > with diverse individuals
          >
          > 8. Goal oriented both individually and Nationally
          >
          >
          >
          > Interested persons should submit their CV with cover letter including
          > current address and original community of origin via e mail to *
          > trainerjobs@...* Application acceptance period will close October
          > 29. Individuals selected will be notified to schedule an interview.
          > Participants will be required to commit one year of service in exchange for
          > training and laptop.
          >
          >
          >
          > Thanks, Jud
          >
          > Jud Lohmeyer
          > Project Manager
          >
          > One Laptop Per Family
          >
          > Project Management Office
          > Office of the President
          >
          > Yahoo/Skype IM & VOIP: ussgeronimo
          >
          > (592) 667-4337 Mobile-GY
          > (562) 219-2065 Skype-US
          > (501) 642-7613 eFax-US
          >
          >
          >
          >
          >
          >
          >
          > --------------------------------------------------------------
          > To RECEIVE: send email to: computing-request@...
          > with the word JOIN in the message body.
          >
          > To DISCONTINUE: send email to computing-request@...
          > with the word LEAVE in the message body.
          > --------------------------------------------------------------
          > ------------------------------------------------------------
          > Help develop Computing in Trinidad and Tobago....
          > forward *THIS* copy to your colleagues and tell them to join!
          > ------------------------------------------------------------
          >


          [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]



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