We’re Hiring!

Do you like working with kids & teens? Do you get a huge grin on your face when they “get it”? Are you passionate in game development or have a knack in computers? Looking for a fun and engaging way to pass your wisdom on to kids? Find your perfect part-time position with us while doing what you love! We want to meet you!

Interested in a pursuing a career with us? See below for any positions that are currently open.

  


Position Title: Instructor (Part-time)

Location: Kitsilano (Vancouver) (6), North Vancouver (2), Coquitlam (1), Oak & 41st (Oakridge-Vancouver) (2)

Position Summary:
Instructors at Under the GUI are responsible for teaching students the core concepts of computer programming, and ensuring that they are being challenged during the learning process. They are also responsible for the provision of a fun and engaging environment that fosters creativity and critical thinking skills. Curriculum and training will be provided to instructors

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Teaches students in learning the fundamentals of computer programming
  • Manages classrooms of up to 6-8 students and ensures fairness and equal opportunities of all students
  • Supports, encourages, and inspires students to further their creativity and critical thinking skills
  • Follows and enhances the existing curriculum at Under the GUI
  • Prepares progress reports of the students for parents to assess twice per semester
  • Provides and ensures a fun, interactive, and engaging environment for students to thrive in during the learning process

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience with Unity, PixelPAD.io, Game Maker and/or other game development kits
  • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of computer programming and related concepts
  • Ability to convey complicated code in a simple manner for children to understand
  • Previous teaching/tutoring experience is preferred
  • Holder of, or working towards, a bachelor’s degree in computer programming, computer science, computer engineering or technology related field prefered
  • Sector Vulnerability Check required under your municipality

Position Title: Receptionist (Part-time)

Location: North Vancouver (1), Coquitlam (1)

Position Summary:
Under the general direction of the Outreach Director and District Manager, the receptionist serves as the education leader responsible for managing the policies, regulations, and procedures to ensure that all students are supervised in a safe learning environment that meets the approved curricula and mission of the school.

The receptionist will work collaboratively to direct and nurture members of the school staff hired by the Board of Directors and to communicate effectively with parents. The receptionist will also be responsible for registration, scheduling, personnel management, emergency procedures, and facility operations.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Register new students, collect payment and provide invoices to parents
  • Input student and payment information into database
  • Set up classroom and registration desk before the start of class
  • Regularly check on classes to ensure everything is running smoothly and solve any issues that may arise
  • Keep classes on schedule by ensuring students are set up at their computers and ready to begin and ensuring students are wrapping up and saving their projects prior to the end of class
  • Check attendance notes and inform instructors of any students who will be absent

Qualifications:

  • Completion of at least 2 years in a recognized post-secondary program
  • Previous related experience coordinating school programs, camps and experience working with kids and youth
  • Demonstrated professionalism and clear communication in person, by e-mail and on the phone
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel
  • Sector Vulnerability Check required under your municipality

If you believe you have the skills necessary to succeed as any of the positions listed above, send us your resume at nmiucin@underthegui.com