Below are descriptions for Adjunct Senior Instructors, Adjunct Associate Instructors, and Adjunct Teaching Assistants for our Intro to Programming courses at Hackbright.

Teaching Assistant

If you want to support Hackbright’s mission of changing the gender ratio in technology, you are a passionate and driven learner and educator, and want to work in a supportive, feminist environment, you should consider applying to be a teaching assistant!

The Teaching Assistant plays a key role in the delivery of education at Hackbright Academy.  They work with the senior instructor and associate instructor to develop and deliver lectures, and provide a key role in supporting students during exercise/project time.

Qualifications:

You are passionate about empowering women to be software engineers, you are an enthusiastic teacher with a positive and creative energy, and you have background in software engineering.

Requirements — Let’s break that down, we are looking for folks who:

  • Have taken software engineering classes OR have a BA in computer science OR have some real world experience.
  • Maintain skills in the majority of Hackbright’s core competencies. These skills vary depending on which class you are helping with.
    • Introduction to programming: Python
  • Have some formal or informal teaching experience
  • Love to learn, teach, and grow

Time Commitment:

The Teaching Assistant is a part-time position that requires 10 hrs/week during the course .

Associate Instructor

Job Description:

If you want to support Hackbright’s mission of changing the gender ratio in technology, you are a passionate and driven learner and educator, and want to work in a supportive, feminist environment, you should consider applying to be an Associate Instructor!

The Associate Instructor plays a key role in the delivery of education at Hackbright Academy.  They work with the senior instructor to develop and deliver lectures, and provide a key role in supporting students during exercise/project time.

Qualifications:

You are passionate about empowering women to be software engineers, you are an enthusiastic teacher with a positive and creative energy, and you have background in software engineering.

Requirements — Let’s break that down, we are looking for folks who:

  • Have worked in the software engineering industry for 1+ yrs or have graduated from our TA program by showing growth in teaching and engineering as a part time TA
  • Maintain skills in the majority of Hackbright’s core competencies. These skills vary depending on which class you are helping with.
    • Introduction to programming: Python
  • Have some formal or informal teaching experience
  • Love to learn, teach, and grow

Pluses — It’s great if you also have:

  • 1+ yr working as a teacher
  • A fiery passion for education and changing the gender ratio in tech

Time Commitment

The Associate Instructor is a part-time position that requires 10 hrs/week during the course .

Senior Instructor

If you want to support Hackbright’s mission of changing the gender ratio in technology, you are a passionate and driven learner and educator, and want to work in a supportive, feminist environment, you should consider applying to be a Senior Instructor.

The Senior Instructor plays a key role in the delivery of education at Hackbright Academy.  They develop and deliver lectures, supervise the associate instructor and TA, as well as provide a key role in supporting students during exercise/project time.

The Senior Instructor works with the Director of Part Time Education to support students who are facing challenges in the class or need extra support.

Qualifications:

You are passionate about empowering women to be software engineers, you are an enthusiastic teacher with a positive and creative energy, and you have background in software engineering.

Requirements — Let’s break that down, we are looking for folks who:

  • Have worked in the software engineering industry for 3+ yrs
  • Maintain expert skills in the majority of Hackbright’s core competencies. These skills vary depending on which class you are helping with.
    • Introduction to programming: Python
  • Have some formal teaching experience
  • Love to learn, teach, and grow

Time Commitment

The Senior Instructor is a part-time position that requires 10 hrs/week during the course .

 

Interested in working in the Part-Time program at Hackbright Academy?

Apply here!

Got questions? Email us! part-time@hackbrightacademy.com