Codeverse Virtual Guide/Instructor in Remote, Michigan
Imagine you are aboard a beautiful intergalactic spaceship, which is connected to, and part of a community of, millions of similar spaceships. This massive community is home to billions of families, each of them beautifully unique and precious. Your passion is to care for and encourage the growth and development of kids within this magnificent community.
These children live in a time where all information is universally available, and all repetitive tasks have been automated. Memorization and specific technical skills are no longer relevant or useful. You must ensure they learn a new and entirely differentiated set of skills and values. They must learn how to think, instead of what to think.
You must help develop their intellectual curiosity and build their confidence to express themselves creatively, test their ideas, and bring those ideas to life. You are their friend and their helper, and must show them how be empathetic, so they may collaborate with others, and develop the strong meaningful relationships which make for a rich and fulfilling life.
You are a Codeverse Virtual Guide.
Virtual Guides are the heart and soul of Codeverse. We are seeking enthusiastic, positive and hard-working individuals to teach and lead fun and motivating virtual coding sessions (50-minute 1:1 classes) for kids! In order to become a virtual Guide, you must first complete our Level 1 basic training course, which takes arounds 12 hours to complete. With this training course, you'll become officially certified in KidScript®, our proprietary coding language, and obtain your teaching certificate to conduct 1:1 virtual sessions with kids.
Upon completion of our Level 1 basic training course, you will receive your certification and officially become a virtual Guide!
ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
One of our top priorities is creating an exceptional virtual experience for kids. During every virtual session, kids should feel inspired to create, motivated to learn, and empowered to challenge themselves. As a Codeverse Virtual Guide, you will play a critical role in ensuring this happens by:
Bringing energy and enthusiasm to every 50-minute, 1:1 virtual coding session
Ensuring a safe and inspirational virtual environment which gives kids the confidence to explore on their own, to break and rebuild, and to learn by doing
Encouraging kids to test their own ideas, create freely, and share the results with others
Using phrases, choreographed movements and rehearsed scripts to direct the virtual session experience and embody the Codeverse brand
Working with parents to ensure each child's specific needs are being addressed
Diligently follow all processes and protocols as defined by Codeverse
Anything and everything which helps ensure the safety and happiness of kids and parents, and the smooth execution of each virtual session experience
Our business is not like many others and requires a great deal of care to ensure a phenomenal virtual experience for every kid at Codeverse. To be successful in this role, you must:
Be a US citizen, hold a US Resident Alien card, or possess a valid US work permit
Have prior experience working with children between the ages of 5-13
Pass a background check
Desktop or laptop computer with a working camera, microphone, and speaker.
Be emotionally resilient, and bursting with positive energy, optimism and enthusiasm
Lift up others by consistently expressing positive affirmation, joy, and caring
Genuinely love being around children, and are always even-tempered and patient
Value diversity and building long-lasting relationships with kids, families, and teammates
Feel excited to be part of something that is well defined, structured and process oriented
Remain calm and respond quickly when faced with stressful situations or crises
Have a friendly and professional phone and email etiquette
Have a strong desire to learn new skills and gain mastery of new concepts
Be a great communicator who is comfortable speaking with both kids and adults
Be an excellent role model and mentor for students, and will represent the values of the company both during and outside of your work
Are passionate about, and believe in, our mission to teach a billion kids to code!
Note: You do not need prior coding experience to apply. We provide all of the training and tools you need to effectively teach virtual sessions.
To apply to become a Codeverse Virtual Guide, simply click on the button below that says Apply Now. You'll be asked to complete a survey and upload a short video of yourself. This is your golden opportunity to let your personality shine!
Once you submit your application, our team will review it and get back to you, via email, within 5-7 days. If you're accepted, you'll be asked to complete our Level 1 basic training program, which takes 12 hours to complete. Our Level 1 basic training program teaches you how to:
Learn to code using KidScript, our proprietary coding language for kids
Lead and teach virtual coding sessions to kids
Manage and set your own schedule
Advance your coding skills with continued education opportunities
Once you have completed our training program, and received your official Codeverse teaching certification, you are able to lead and teach virtual sessions to kids!