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Title: Director of Teacher Training
Date Posted: 2017-11-11
Location: New York, NY
The Flatiron School is growing at an extraordinary pace! As we expand our courses both physically and online we need to ensure our teachers are consistently phenomenal. Training teachers to provide a consistent student experience at scale will be the core mission for our Director of Teacher Training. You will work with a team of educators to determine the onboarding, quality assurance and continuing professional development for all of our teachers. This role is critical to the success of our ambitious plans.


- Build a strategic vision for what teacher training at scale looks like
- Lead and report on experiments in teaching methodologies and styles
- Develop process and standards for how new teacher training, teacher feedback and teacher professional development should occur
- Work with partners in and outside of Flatiron to constantly provide development opportunities to teachers
- Build and manage a team of people that support and execute on scalable teacher development
- Train new teachers in The Flatiron Way of teaching
- Provide constructive feedback to teachers
- Report on the growth and development of our teachers to the rest of the organization


- You have strong opinions on the state of education and are excited to change the way we educate.
- You're passionate about Computer Science education
- You have experience managing teams. Experience managing technical teams is a plus!
- You have years and years of classroom experience
- You can work cross-functionally with a variety of people from writers to engineers to designers to instructors
- Software Development experience is a major plus.

ABOUT Flatiron School

Flatiron School teaches passionate, creative people how to code. We've been teaching since 2012, and now we're developing software and programs to bring our successful curriculum to more students. We are more than just a school -- we are a team of mission-driven individuals trying to align education with reality. Over our five years as a school, we've helped over one thousand students learn to code and launch careers in tech. To achieve these outcomes, we've never let ourselves stop growing - we've constantly iterated on our curriculum, evolved our teaching techniques, and created technology to improve our students' learning experience.

For the next step in our growth, Flatiron School has joined the WeWork family. In WeWork, we've found a partner who shares the mission we've had since the beginning: to enable passionate people to learn the skills they need to pursue careers and lives they love. And that mission won't change. As part of WeWork, we look forward to working together to expand our in-person and online programs and further increase accessibility to our transformative education.

Some BENEFITS of working at The Flatiron School:

- World-class insurance (health, dental, vision, life, and disability)
- Discounts on gym memberships, travel, hotels, cell phone plans, and more lifestyle perks
- Generous retirement savings plans
- Flatiron-specific company events, as well as events and retreats as part of the WeWork family
- Participation in an equity incentive plan
- Commuter benefits
- Paid vacation and holidays
- Unlimited sick days

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Company: Flatiron School
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Contact information: info@flatironschool.com (DO NOT APPLY VIA THIS EMAIL ADDRESS)