Kode With Klossy, in partnership with Teach For America, is looking for instructors to lead its 2022 summer coding camps. We look for logical thinkers, quick learners, and instructors who love working with others. Most of all, we are looking for instructors who see the best in others, and can bring fun, passion and excitement to the classroom to motivate the next generation of tech leaders.
Frequently asked questions
Who is eligible to be a Kode with Klossy instructor?
Candidates must have a bachelor's degree, be eligible to work in the United States and be a current or former licensed K - 12 educator. Finally, candidates must be committed to learning our coding curriculum!
Do I need computer science or coding experience to apply?
While previous experience learning or teaching computer science is a plus, it is not required to apply. Kode With Klossy provides its instructors with extensive pre-service training so that they have the skills and knowledge necessary to lead camps.
Will I be paid?
Who should apply as a returning instructor?
If you have been a Kode With Klossy instructor in the past, apply using the ‘Returning Instructor’ application. Others should apply using the ‘New Instructor’ application.
Is this program virtual or in-person?
In the summer of 2022, camps will be held both virtually and in-person in specific locations across the United States. Applicants will have the option to choose to apply for an in-person and/or virtual camp placement. We will continue to monitor the COVID-19 health crisis and keep the healthy and safety of all instructional leaders and scholars top of mind.
When are applications due?
There are two deadlines for new instructors: the priority deadline is 11:59 PM ET, January 3, 2022 and the final deadline is 11:59 PM ET, January 18, 2022. Returning instructors must submit applications by the priority deadline on January 3, 2022. We highly encourage all applicants to apply by the priority deadline.
How will instructors be selected?
When will I find out if I’ve been selected?
Applicants will be notified of their application status on a rolling basis. All applicants will receive a final decision notification by the end of March. Due to the number of applicants, we cannot give individualized feedback on applications.
What commitment do I need to make to camps?
It is expected that you are able to work for the full two weeks (10 days) of your camp, as well as be available the week prior to prepare for your camp. We will ask for your summer availability as part of your application. You will be expected to complete training in the spring in advance of your camp - more information can be found in the job description.
What language(s) are taught?