Codecademy Coach - Advisor

Remote

Codecademy Coach - Advisor

Remote


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Codecademy Coach - Advisor

Part-time, Remote, Operations
**At this time, we can only accept applicants that are over the age of 18 and are currently located in one of the following states: CA, FL, GA, IL, MD, MA, MI, NJ, NY, OH, OR, PA, TN, TX, VA, and WA.**

Codecademy is the easiest place to learn to code online. We have 300+ hours of online content, which we provide for free to millions of learners around the world.

We are looking for enthusiastic individuals with web development skills to provide guidance and support for our online learners. If your interests lie in teaching, this is an opportunity for you to directly contribute to the careers of people excited about learning to code.

This is a part-time, remote position. You can expect anywhere from ~10-25 hours of work per week, including weekends. You can work from anywhere with an internet connection, and will be compensated (paid bi-weekly).

Primary responsibilities include:

Provide on-demand instruction to learners via live 1:1 chat sessions

Help define student goals

Review coding topics one-on-one

Guide students to additional resources available to deepen learning capacity

Help students debug code and pass tricky exercises

Motivate and encourage students

Work with fellow advisors to support and track student progress

Additional responsibilities may include one or more of the following:

Review projects submitted by learners and provide clear, actionable feedback in a timely manner

Monitor Slack channels to facilitate peer-to-peer conversation and answer technical inquiries

Serve as Mentor to provide high-touch personalized support to learners in our Pro Intensive cohorts through live 1:1 video sessions, pair programming, and recorded video seminars

Assist team throughout screening process to identify new talent, including resume screening, evaluating written test, and leading final stage (simulated chat) test

Skills and Qualifications:

Passionate about programming, technology, and teaching

Comfortable with a fast-paced environment and with change

Highly responsive and accountable

Demonstrate strong written and verbal communication (good ability to explain concepts)

CS background or demonstrated proficiency with most of the core skills we teach

Familiarity with the Codecademy platform (strongly recommended)

Additional

**At this time, we can only accept applicants that are over the age of 18 and are currently located in one of the following states: CA, FL, GA, IL, MD, MA, MI, NJ, NY, OH, OR, PA, TN, TX, VA, and WA.**

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
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