Part-Time Code/Art Instructor [Palm Beach, FL]

Schedule:

Dates vary

About Code/Art

Code/Art is a non-profit whose mission is to increase the number of girls studying computer science by delighting and inspiring them with the creative possibilities of computer programming. We strive to put young women, particularly young women from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups, on track for future tech careers by providing welcoming early coding programs that focus on art, creativity and social good.

Position Description

Code/Art is looking for college level instructors to help with stand-alone workshops, provide K-12 teachers with classroom teaching support leading Code/Art lessons, and as weekly club instructors.

As a teaching assistant for Code/Art K-12 teacher training workshops or in the classroom assisting K-12 teachers, you support the teachers as needed in either learning or leading the student coding lessons. You will be trained by Code/Art in how to lead its coding lessons and in teaching best practices.

Requirements

  • Attend an initial training session.
  • Review the appropriate lesson before each session.
  • Complete weekly report survey after each session.
  • Communicate any questions or concerns to Code/Art’s Programs Manager.
  • Must pass a background check.

Qualifications

  • Majoring or minoring in Computer Science or a related field
  • Experience coding in Scratch and JavaScript, or a willingness and ability to quickly learn
  • Experience teaching is a plus

Instructors work as independent contractors. Rate is $25/hour.

A typical instructor works 25-40 hours per semester. Additional teaching opportunities with Code/Art’s Code/Art Clubs & events may be available for those wanting more hours.

Code/Art is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, political affiliation, or other non-merit factors. All qualified applicants must be able to satisfy the Department of Homeland Security Form I-9 requirement with the documents necessary to verify identity & employment authorization. If hired, you must sign a non-compete agreement with Code/ Art.

Become a member of a group of motivated instructors with a common goal! Code/Art gives a voice to instructors as well as students. Your perspectives on how best to teach Code/Art lessons and connect with the local K-12 teachers is welcomed.

Location

Palm Beach Area