Part Time Javascript Development Instructor

In this 10-week part-time course, students learn how to add interactivity to websites, work with APIs and build a single-page app using JavaScript. We are looking for an instructor who is passionate about JavaScript and excited to teach students a set of cutting-edge skills in our JavaScript 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 experience working with JavaScript.
  • You are experienced in utilizing JavaScript for the following tasks: manipulating the DOM using vanilla JS and jQuery, making API calls and parsing JSON data, saving data using a back-end-as-a-service provider like Parse or Firebase.
  • Nice to have: experience with any front-end JS framework (Angular, React, Meteor, Ember, Backbone, etc.).

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 a set of specs into a full-fledged web app.
  • 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 13 cities across 4 continents, with tens of thousands of students coming through our doors.




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