Data Instructor

CodeClan is a not-for-profit digital skills academy, inspiring people to change their careers – and their life – by training for a career in tech. 85% of our graduates gain employment in the industry within 6 months and we’re committed to making that even higher.

As well as our 14 week full-time immersive Professional Data Analyst course, we offer a selection of short courses and evening classes for folks who want to up-skill in their current role or jumpstart a career change. We’re immensely proud of our courses and our teaching. The quality of our delivery is at the heart of everything we do and constantly adapting and improving our offerings so they meet the market needs. We welcome different experiences into the team to ensure we get a broad range of expertise and perspectives on what our students need to learn.

Join us and use your tech-skills for good!

About the job

This role is for our data delivery team, so you’ll be involved in teaching, curriculum development and supporting students in the data space. There are opportunities to cross-skill into our software courses too if that’s a direction you’d like to take.
As an instructor, you’ll be involved in all aspects of the student journey from when they first start with us at a Meet Your Cohort session, right through to them graduating and getting jobs. 
We like to stay in touch with our Alumni community so you’ll get to seem them grow and develop in their careers when we hold our regular Alumni events. There’s nothing quite like that experience of seeing someone you helped make their own mark on the industry.


An instructor helping out a student in a CodeClan campus environment.
  • Own the lessons you teach and adapt the content to reflect your own experiences and teaching style
  • Take charge the course materials and learning resourses for your cohort
  • Teach lessons and support your cohort team to do the same
  • Ensure that students get clear feedback on their progress
  • Support and mentor other members of your cohort team
  • Use your expertise to improve the curriculum and develop new courses

What we're looking for

Skills and attitude are far more important to us that your background and experience. You don’t need to be a teacher, lecturer or data science whizz to join our team. We’re looking for someone who is passionate about helping other people and willing to give new experiences a try. 

You do need some previous experience of working with data in an academic or business environment using R, Python or SQL, but it’s ok if data wasn’t the main focus of your work. If you have skills in any 2 of these areas, please apply. We’re experienced in training so we will support you to learn what you don’t know.

  • Teaching, lecturing or student Support
  • Using Python/R/SQL for data analysis
  • Writing course materials
  • Mentoring, coaching or training

What we can offer

CodeClan staff posing in the CodeClan campus.
  • 5% company pension contribution
  • 35 days holiday every year (includes a mandated festive closure and an extra holiday for your birthday)
  • Training opportunities including short courses and access to online training materials
  • A supportive environment for growth including opportunities to attend conferences
  • Medicash Plan: a way of claiming back some of your personal medical expenses e.g. dental and eye care
  • Dedicated employee assistance: such as counselling sessions and discount vouchers
  • Cycle To Work Scheme
  • Life Assurance
CodeClan is an equal opportunities employer and we’re committed to having a diverse workforce.

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