Regional Education Manager - West Midlands

Overview

We’re hiring a Regional Education Manager to support our volunteer teams at the local level to ensure they have a great experience at CodeYourFuture and enable our trainees have the highest possible chance in employment after graduation.

Preferably, we are looking for somebody based in the West Midlands.

Why would you do this job?

  • You passionately believe that everyone deserves a thriving life
  • You understand the power of education and how it can change peoples lives
  • You want to share what you have learnt in industry with the people that need it most
  • You want to share your passion for programming with other people
  • You want to have high impact in the work that you do
  • You love working with people to ensure high quality results
  • You enjoy having full control over your time

What will you be doing?

Local
  • Ensuring a high quality of teaching in the West Midlands region
  • Collaborating with City Coordinators and local volunteers teams to deliver lessons
  • Coordinating the tracking of student progress through the course
  • Coordinating the local Education team
  • Onboarding new volunteers to the local Education team
  • Deliver teacher teaching to volunteers in the region
  • Take part in the daily team calls and weekly planning meetings with the strategy team
Global
  • Working with the Director of Education to maintain and improve our open source Syllabus
  • Working with the Director of Education to improve our teaching standards

Why you?

Essential
  • Professional experience in Software Engineering (1 Year+)
    • You should understand modern programming practices and have used to them in a professional setting so you impart the best habits on our students
  • Experience with mentoring or teaching
    • You should have some experience working with learners or in a classroom setting
  • Self-driven work ethic
    • You’ll have full control over the way that you spend your time to be the most impactful
  • Skilled at Remote Working
    • We’re going to be working remotely even after the rest of the world stops. You understand the unique challenges this brings.
  • Leadership in Community
    • You have worked in communities before where you have a taken on a leadership role
  • Experience Working in Diverse Communities
    • An understanding of, and empathy for, the issues that may face the students attending CYF
Desirable
  • Professional teaching or curriculum design experience
    • You would bring your experience from educational institutions to benefit our organisation
  • Experience working with or managing volunteers in a community, grassroots setting
    • You understand how to work with volunteers and the complexities that brings
  • Professional experience with our Stack (HTML/CSS, JavaScript, Node, React, MongoDB, PostgreSQL)
    • You have a good understanding of the technology that we teach

When will you be working?

This role can be either full time or part time as part of job share.

This includes an expectation that some weekend working may be needed to support student & mentor needs during class sessions.

How do you apply?

Send you CV and cover letter to

chris.owen@codeyourfuture.io

with the subject line "Region Education Manager - Application"

Remuneration

£25,000 - 35,000 depending on experience.

 

Code Your Future is a Living Wage employer. The living wage is an hourly rate calculated according to the basic cost of living in the UK. There are two rates of living wage which are set independently and updated annually. One rate relates to the London Living Wage and the other rate relating to the UK Living Wage.

At Code Your Future, we are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We do this because we know the more inclusive we are, the better our work will be. Code Your Future does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion or belief, colour, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy  and maternity, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need. We encourage candidates of underrepresented backgrounds to apply.