Bootcamp Facilitator (multiple positions)
Are you an experienced UX professional who loves to guide and help aspiring UXers? Do you find joy in enabling people to become better designers and in teaching others the power of great design and UX practices? Are you a UX practitioner with a hidden passion for teaching? Then you might just be the right person to become a Bootcamp Facilitator in our UX Bootcamps!
We’re looking for Bootcamp Facilitators to help deliver the most student-centric UX bootcamps on the planet. As the world’s largest online design school, we’ve already helped over 120,000 graduates to improve their skills and careers—but we’re just getting started!
We are currently looking for facilitators to instruct in the following programs:
UX Fundamentals bootcamp
UI Design bootcamp
User Research bootcamp
What you will be doing
As a Bootcamp Facilitator, you will be responsible for the facilitation of the learning journeys of your students. In this role, you will:
Engage with students through live video 1:1s and workshops
Guide your students and maximize their learning through lessons and project work
Develop and assess the skills and capabilities of students as they go through the Bootcamp
Provide timely and actionable critique to help students improve their skills and subject matter expertise
Help students identify their unique strengths and opportunities
Work with Bootcamp Course Coordinators to constantly deliver the best possible learning experience for students
Facilitate group critique and brainstorming sessions to enable your students to learn with and from each other
Our students are at the very core of our mission, and we constantly strive to serve them as best we can. As a Bootcamp Facilitator, you will drive this objective through your innate desire to teach and help students grow.
This is a full-time, fully remote position, though there is an option to join part-time on a permanent basis with a minimum of 20 hours per week for certain time zones.
So, if you’re a UX professional looking to fulfill a passion for teaching and mentoring, this is the perfect opportunity for you!
You have 5+ years of professional experience in UX Design or UX Research or experience as a UI Designer.
You have an expert understanding of, and ability to teach students about any of the following:
You are adept in your ability to demonstrate and explain design processes, design thinking and user-centered design
You have a proven ability to champion and empower others, especially aspiring designers
You are empathetic and take great joy in advocating for others
You have exceptional written and verbal communication skills
You are fluent in spoken and written English
You are technically savvy and are deeply familiar with UX tools and popular web software and platforms
You have a reliable high-speed internet connection, and devices with video conferencing capabilities
You get bonus points if you…
Have past experience as a design teacher, mentor, coach or facilitator
Have experience working remotely
Have experience leading or managing a team