Job Title: Moringa School Technical Mentor
Contract: Full Time
Job Location: Nairobi, Kenya
About Moringa School
Moringa School is transforming higher education in Africa, starting with software development. In our current program, we transform ambitious amateurs to coding professionals.
We are a premier advanced immersive program, training exceptional full-stack and mobile Software Engineers. Moringa School is currently expanding rapidly into other courses and geographies across Africa and are looking for top talent to accelerate our growth.
Moringa School was named one of the ‘Top 10 Most Innovative Companies’ in 2018 by Fast Company.
Moringa School's mission is twofold:
To empower people &
To transform education through rapid-iteration teaching.
Employees enjoy a fun, collegial startup environment
You will be surrounded by talented, friendly, brilliant, & mission-driven professionals who work hard to provide the best student experience of its kind in the world.
We are committed to employee health & wellness- we truly believe that you need to take care of yourself first.
We understand the value in remote working & support it as needed.
Why We Are Hiring for This Role
What You Have:
Demonstrated experience building software systems, and working well in diverse teams, even in a chaotic environment.
1+ years experience working, at least 1+ years experience professional coding in languages used in the classroom
Lots of patience and empathy, ability to work well with and accommodate the needs of other people
Coding school alumni (preferred)
Experience teaching, working in education, or program management (preferred)
What You Will Do:
You will lead and coordinate all classroom activities for your class
You will be responsible for class and student success and happiness.
How You Will Work
Creatively solve tough problems, have strong critical thinking abilities
Own and proactively take initiative to solve problems and help others
Have deep self- and situational awareness
Embrace collaboration (working together to complete a task or achieve a goal)
Be bold (being daring and courageous)
Have humility (acting without pride or arrogance)
Celebrate accountability (taking responsibility for your actions and their outcomes)
Have a growth mindset (believing that you and those around you have the potential to improve through intentional practice and feedback from others)
Be fun-loving (enjoying life in a lively, lighthearted way)
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