Programming Workshop Leader

  • TUMO
  • Beirut Digital District, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Nov 23, 2018
Part time Design Education Engineering Other Tech

Job Description

The TUMO Beirut Center for Creative Technologies is seeking highly motivated, dynamic professionals who are experts in their fields and comfortable relaying their know-how and skills to teenagers in Lebanon.
The TUMO workshop content is pre-designed; hired Workshop Leaders will be trained to deliver a TUMO quality education. An ideal candidate is someone who is an accomplished programmer or web developer, and who is comfortable teaching in English. Workshop leaders are expected to teach students how to create server based applications, understand version control, hard programming, and web scraping, and to conduct projects using the latest technologies.

- Lead a Programming workshop at TUMO Beirut;
- Collaborate closely with TUMO headquarters’ content developers and work on the constant betterment of the TUMO educational program;
- Examine the self-learning activities weekly, and give feedback and comments to help each student reach his/her best potential; and,
- Promote learning in a collaborative and energized mode.

- Undergraduate degree in Programming or the equivalent coursework in a related field, Graduate degree preferred, or three + years of equivalent work experience;
- Experience in teaching;
- Excellent communication skills, including written communication, personal interaction, and public presentation in English;
- Good analytical and organizational skills;
- Excellent people skills;
- Mastery of MS Visual Studio Code, Node.JS, JavaScript, and git  is a must; and, 
- Expertise in Robotics or Game Development is a plus.

Beirut Digital District #1079, Beirut, Lebanon.
20 hours a week, with work on weekends.
Application deadline: 15 December 2018
Start date: January 2019

TUMO is a new kind of after-school experience at the intersection of technology and design for teenagers aged 12 to 18.
At TUMO, teens learn because they want to. They’re given the tools and knowhow they need to reach their maximum potential, and they chart their own learning path through hands-on activities, workshops, and projects. There are TUMO Centers in France, Lebanon, and Armenia, with more locations coming soon around the world. Visit for more information.