The Iron Yard is hiring a

Front End Instructor (Javascript)

The Iron Yard is looking for smart, passionate, and energized software developers who are looking to make a difference in people’s lives through technology instruction and mentorship.

When students select The Iron Yard, they are changing their careers and trusting us to guide them through a challenging process. Our instructors are excellent communicators and never stop learning. Our best instructors teach and mentor as well as coach students, joining in their journey and celebrating their success. Instructors at The Iron Yard become better coders, better authors, better teachers, and better speakers.

You’ll be joining a team that makes real, lasting change in people’s lives and is committed to increasing diversity and inclusion with both our team and the people we serve. We are working to break down barriers for people to enter and stay in the tech industry and create access to career pathways by providing support, advocacy, scholarships, and opportunities regardless of background.

What the role and responsibilities look like:

Each day, our instructors combine live-code lectures with hands on lab time to collaborate with students working on assignments During the weeks between cohorts you’re encouraged to take some well-deserved time off, work on freelance and open-source projects, help your local campus grow through community outreach events, and interview potential students for future classes.

We strive to ensure you have the support you need. During the onboarding process, we’ll help you prepare for your course. We’ll give you access to curriculum that works and the space to customize the curriculum to emphasis your strengths and incorporate your experiences. Your mentor instructor and local campus will help you learn the science of teaching and the unique skills required to teach adults.

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