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The Flatiron School, Pre-College Academy Summer Program Assistant, Application Deadline, BTT Gateway Job ID 10461

Wed, July 1, 2015

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Flatiron School Pre-College Academy is seeking Summer Program Assistants (SPAs) to support our summer courses. This position is a great opportunity for someone who has a passion for code, is super organized, and can solve any problem thrown their way - no matter how big or small. You'll work with our Pre-College Academy education and operations teams to ensure our summer course experience exceeds the expectations of every student, in every classroom across the nation! 

How to Apply: 

To apply, complete the questions in the application below. Please also attach a resume or provide your LinkedIn profile address, if you have one (or you can share both!). No cover letter is needed--just the completed questions. 
Qualifications: 

Proficiency in some or in one of the following: HTML, CSS, Ruby, Sinatra/Rails, Javascript 
Familiarity with git and command line a plus. 
Some experience in project management and data organization 
Strong written and verbal communication 
Excellent analytical and organizational skills 
Passion for education and technology 
Proven ability to handle and prioritize multiple tasks at once 
Responsibilities: 

Provide support with all aspects of classroom management, including setup, equipment management, and technology troubleshooting 
Ensure the classroom is set up and has all necessary supplies each day 
Work one-on-one with students who require attention beyond what instructors can provide (usually beginner and/ or advanced) 
Assist in-classroom instructors and the education team at HQ in making periodic revisions and improvements to the curriculum and labs 
Serve as a point of contact for the operations team at Flatiron School Headquarters in New York and provide additional operational support on-site, where needed 
Dates & Locations: 

We are looking for Summer Program Assistants in the following locations, during the following dates and times: 

Miami - 2 positions available 

Palmer Trinity School 
June 15-July 31, M-F, 8:30am-3:30pm 
Austin - 1 position available 

Techstars Austin 
June 29-July 31, M-F, 8:30am-3:30pm 
Los Angeles - 1 position available 

Dual locations* 
June 1-July 17, M-F, 8:30am-3:30pm 
*The Program Assistant in LA will work out of Marymount High School and the NextSpace co-working space. 
San Francisco - 1 position available 

Dual locations* 
June 22-8/7, M-F, 8:30am-3:30pm 
*The Program Assistant in SF will work out of the Parisoma co-working space and Xamarin company offices. 
Boston - 1 position available 

Space TBD 
June 29-July 31, M-F, 8:30am-3:30pm 
Chicago - 1 position available 

1871 Coworking Space 
June 15-August 14, M-F, 8:30am-3:30pm 
Pennsylvania - 1 position available 

Dual locations* 
July 6-August 7, M-F, 8:30am-3:30pm 
*The Program Assistant in SF will work out of The Baldwin School and Springside Chestnut Hill Academy. 

Compensation and Details 

Summer Program Assistants will be compensated at a rate of $15/hr for approximately 35 hours worked per week. 
SPAs will be responsible for transportation and housing throughout the program, including relocation if necessary. 
About Flatiron School Pre-College Academy 

Flatiron School Pre-College Academy runs summer and school-year programming courses for high school students.

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