Software Development Instructors

Vacancy posted: Monday, 10 October 2016

Salary: 30,000 to 50,000
Location: Glasgow

Closing date: 10 November 2016

Senior Instructors: £40,000 to £50,000 + 5% pension

Instructors: £30,000 to £40,000 + 5% pension

Come and work for one of the most exciting skills development organisations and inspire the next generation of highly skilled digital workers.

Who we are:

CodeClan is the first accredited digital skills academy in Scotland with a growing curriculum of tech based courses. We are expanding our instructor team and have opportunities for self motivated people with a passion for teaching and code to deliver our range of courses.

There are significant tech businesses based in Scotland such as Craneware, FreeAgent and Screenmedia as well as larger organisations which rely heavily on technology such as Scottish Government and RBS.

With a mission to help close the digital skills gap, join us to be part of an innovative solution that can help Scotland achieve its ambition to be a world class digital economy by 2020.

Skills and experience required

  • Object-oriented programming using Ruby/Python/Java/Javascript

  • JavaScript development: front-end, back-end and full-stack development

  • Developing using web frameworks  (Rails, React, Sinatra, etc)

  • Web development using HTML/CSS, database (SQL, noSQL) and API integration

  • Mobile/Android development

  • Working practice in TDD and using Agile methodologies

  • Other web services: AWS, Azure, etc.

If you are passionate about tech and are looking for an opportunity to extend your skills in a new direction and want to work with like-minded developers to create an exciting, cutting-edge programme of teaching and learning, then come join us!

What we value are people who are passionate about coding and who can bring that enthusiasm to the classroom. We would love you to share your experience and skills in the tech industry with our students so they so they can become technically proficient in their chosen field. We would like your ideas and input to help review our curriculum and keep the course current and relevant to the industry.

We work with industry partners to share the latest ideas and best practice, constantly evolving our skills to match the best in the tech community.

We offer opportunities to develop and deliver both long and short courses to a wide variety of students.

There are also opportunities to work on our own internal projects e.g website

It's an exciting opportunity and we’d like you to be part of that experience. Join us and become part of the clan!

Instructor responsibilities:

  • Teach a range of digital skills courses

  • Contribute to design and development of courses

  • Help guide students through their learning

  • Use your skills and experience to help develop or create new applications and/or systems

In addition to the above, Senior Instructors will be expected to:

  • lead on curriculum development

  • manage instructor team

What we offer in return:

CodeClan offers a really worthwhile job - challenging but exhilarating! - a competitive salary and pension package, an engaging and vibrant culture, 33 days annual holiday and opportunities to extend your knowledge and skills.

CodeClan is an equal opportunities employer and we’re committed to having a diverse workforce.

No recruitment agencies. 

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Contact Name Shona Dougall
Telephone 0131 290 2631

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