Computer Programmer/Instructor

Locations: Dallas, TX; Houston, TX; Arlington, VA; Atlanta, GA, Indianapolis, IN, Detroit, MI, Chicago, IL, Oakland, CA

Do you have a passion for teaching? Do you enjoy working with elementary and middle school-aged kids? How about teaching coding to kids? Then this is for you!

Primary requirements:

Computer programming language JavaScript background a must!   Must have a reliable vehicle to transport teaching materials and commute to teaching sites.  Also, must be extremely personable and get along well with kids.  Ability to lead courses. Be able to explain, on an elementary level, the basics of computer programming including code functions, definitions and syntax (if-else statements, Boolean values, etc). Evenings and Saturday afternoon flexibility to teach 12-week program and possible workshops and/or after-school programs designed around CCK curriculum. Excellent with technology. Ability to use “Studio Code” portal in activities with students ( Experience with STEM-related curriculum and the integration of STEM in the development of daily lesson planning.

CSS and HTML is desirable.

Commitment: Typically, 2-3 hours a week

If interested, please contact Shay Gillespie at 314-282-5344 or


If you are interested in being an instructor for Color Coded Kids, please complete the form below.  Someone will contact you as soon as possible.  Thank you for your interest! 

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Monday through Friday between 6:00 pm-8:00 pm Saturday and Sunday (typically a morning or early afternoon workshop)
Typical sessions are one hour a week for each course. Workshops are typically 2-3 hours on the weekend.