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Instructor, Web Development Immersive

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Web Development Immersive (WDI) is a rigorous 12-week/full-time educational experience where students obtain the skills to take on new careers as junior-level web developers. We are currently looking for several new instructors to join the instructional team at GA's Boston campus and help us expand the program so that we can reach more students.

Teaching provides an opportunity to deepen your own technical skills (and to hone leadership and communication skills as well) while also giving back to the community and making an impact on the lives of your students. For some students, taking a course like WDI can be truly life-changing, allowing them access to a career and a community that might otherwise have been totally out of reach.

For the moment, Web Development Immersive teaches a stack built on Ruby, Rails, and (typically) Postgres; however, because our curriculum is always evolving, it is possible that this might change at some point. On the front-end side, we spend a lot of time on JavaScript, jQuery, AJAX, and Angular.js. We also typically cover a lot of other topics (e.g. TDD in Rspec and Jasmine, D3, CoffeeScript, Redis) in between.

We know that this is a wide range of topics, and we're not necessarily looking for one person to be an expert in all these areas - instead, you'll be working on a team with 1-3 other instructors, whose skills will complement your own. What's more important is that you're willing to learn the tools and frameworks that you're weaker on, so that you eventually do master them. 

To apply:

boards.greenhouse.io/generalassembly/jobs/36539#.VIZDOGTF-F5

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ami@generalassemb.ly

Parental leave

Receive paid days off as a new father or mother.

Generous paid time off

Paid time off when requested.

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General Assembly focuses on Education, Web Design, Product Design, Design, and Web Development. Their company has offices in New York City, San Francisco, and Chicago. They have a large team that's between 501-1000 employees. To date, General Assembly has raised $144.25M of funding; their latest round was closed on October 2015.

You can view their website at https://generalassemb.ly/ or find them on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

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