General Assembly is hiring a

Part Time Back End-Web Development Instructor

San Francisco, United States
Part-Time

In this 10-week part-time course, students will turn ideas into working applications by learning the fundamentals of programming with Ruby and Ruby on Rails. We are looking for instructor to lead this transformative experience through General Assembly’s part-time Back-End Web Development course.

Skills and Qualifications

  • You are eager to shape the skills, minds, and trajectories of eager General Assembly Students.
  • You are the person that your colleagues naturally gravitate to when they are trying to figure something out.
  • You have at least 3 years of Back-end Web Development experience.
  • You have fluency in the following topics: Ruby, Rails, Databases (PostgresSQL, SQLite), Heroku, Git and GitHub.

Essential Responsibilities and Duties

  • Teach two, 3-hour part-time classes per week, for 10 weeks.
  • Work alongside GA staff and teaching team to best meet the needs and learning styles of your students.
  • Guide students through development of a stellar final project that translates business logic into a Rails application.
  • Facilitate a dynamic and collaborative classroom community.
  • Assist students outside of class as necessary.

Who Are We?

General Assembly is a venture-backed, NYC-based startup focusing on education for individuals and enterprises in the areas of technology, design, and entrepreneurship. We currently have physical classrooms in 8 cities across 4 continents, with tens of thousands of students coming through our doors.