Codecool is a growing network of international coding schools in the EU. Our mission is to reinvent IT education and solve the ever growing IT talent gap of companies by giving coding careers for a wide range of people. Codecool is already present in 4 countries (Hungary, Poland, Romania & Austria). We changed the lives of more than 2000 students through coding by providing trainings and jobs for them.
We are currently looking for mentors who will join our “online mentor team” which means you will work on our fully remote, online courses. In case you would like to jump in to the office from time to time we are happy to see you in our great office in the city centre!
You will work closely with your team leader, other mentors from all our locations, the local country manager, team members and external partners. But on a daily basis your focus will be on our students!
👉Mentoring – not preaching. Help students learn via interactive workshops and be available to support and guide them while they are solving practical challenges in project-based tasks and other projects. They will learn concepts and theory via self-study.
👉Learning and following the tried-and-tested Codecool mastery-based learning model, demand-based curriculum and growth mindset approach. Your ideas are welcome, we believe in continuous improvement. But you don’t need to reinvent the wheel – we already have successfully working models and processes for you at hand.
Our ideal candidate
✔️has 30-40 hours/week between 9am - 5pm to support our students
✔️ideally has at least 2 years of experience as a software developer, but if you are interested in the details, here are the technologies we would prefer:
💖Knowledge of or willingness to learn C# & ASP.NET and/or Java & Spring Boot
✔️speaks fluent Hungarian and English
✔️believes in practice-oriented, project-based learning
✔️understands the difference between teaching and mentoring
✔️is positive and patient
✔️loves to learn and grow
✔️can be new to mentoring: no previous teaching experience is required
Why is it great to work with us?
💫You will receive a software engineer salary while working as a mentor
💫You will work with great, open-minded people, who are here for the same reason: make an impact on others lives and help them to become a programmer!
💫You will work fully remote - but we have a great office in the heart of Budapest if you prefer to meet with the colleagues
💫You will be working in a company where flexibility, freedom, ownership are not just meaningless values on the wall - we are living these values every day!
💫We work hard & play hard: in Codecool you can take as many vacation days as you need!
💫We are a flat organization, if you have an idea and the motivation to make it happen, there is no bureaucracy that stops you, it will happen!
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