At Interapt we transform clients and empower humans with technology. Interapt is a world-class technology services company that attracts and develops the best talent while providing opportunity to those traditionally excluded from technology. We are building a thriving, inclusive technology ecosystem in middle-America that invests in people and communities. Our organizational commitment to social responsibility is not an afterthought, it is embedded in our services and everything we do.
Interapt Skills is currently looking for a technical Teaching Assistant to train adults in software engineering. We have many different development tracks including iOS (Swift), Android (Java/Kotlin), Spring (Java/SQL), Full-stack Web (MERN), and more on the way. Teaching Assistants will be on site 4 to 6 month long assisting programs with up to 25 students.
The TA will work directly with the course instructor in their field to assist, teach, encourage, mentor, and bring inspiration to the students. This position reports to the Director of Curriculum, and instructor(s). The TA will also provide support for on-site staff. Teaching Assistants should be intensely interested in the software and technology industry, and ready to spread that enthusiasm to the students in the program.
Track daily attendance
Conduct weekly one-on-ones with students
Find ways to help struggling students in the classroom
Be patient and kind when helping students progress
Talk positively about learning, the program, and the industry
Strong understanding of GIT and GIThub
Standard coding best practices
General knowledge of technology trends, and innovations in the industry
Excellent verbal and written communication skills