Codecademy is hiring a

Codecademy Advisor: Web Development

Myrtle Point, United States
Part-Time
Remote
**At this time, we can only accept applicants that are over the age of 18, and authorized to work in the United States.**

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 advisors 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.

Work will happen on a contract basis. 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).

What will you do?

  • Act as an online advisor for up to 28 hours per week.
  • Chat with students regularly to:
  • - 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

Your attributes

  • 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:
  • - HTML
  • - CSS
  • - Sass
  • - Javascript
  • - jQuery
  • - ReactJS 
  • - ExpressJS
  • - NodeJS
  • - AngularJS
  • - Ruby on Rails
  • - MongoDB
  • Finally, we strongly recommend applicants have some familiarity with the Codecademy platform.

**At this time, we can only accept applicants that are over the age of 18, and authorized to work in the United States.**

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.