Code for Life is looking for tech skilled people who want to make a difference in the lives of our young people in our city. Become a Code Coach this summer at our East Harlem site and help catalyze futures!
Opportunity to Make a Difference:
Make a difference in the life of a young person & equip with them with the skills they need to thrive in life! Intern as a Code Coach with Code for Life in East Harlem over the summer! You will help transform the way young people view themselves & their future. This may also lead to longer term opportunities to be a part of the Code for Life team!
Duties & Responsibilities:
The Code Coach will assist the Instructor with mentoring approximately 15 young people ages 14-16 in our Web Basics course. This summer course will begin on July 8th and run seven weeks on Monday-Thursday for four hours each day ending by August 23rd. Training will be augmented by site visits and other field trips. Each intern will go through a week-long training in the Code for Life methodology. Each intern will oversee the work of five students who will form a team and develop an app.
Code for Life will be pay each intern on an hourly basis every two weeks.
Understands church culture & ministry mindsetProficient with HTML, CSS, Java Script, Python, Git/GithubAbility to connect with young people.Fluency in Spanish is a plus.
Resume & References Required:
Each applicant will fill out an information summary, submit a resume, show that they are technologically proficient, and interview with the Code for Life team.
Background Check will be required by both Nyack College & individual sites before starting.