Virtual Programming Course Instructor


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Position ID: V-OSH1405
Last Modified: 14 May 2024
Last Full Update: 14 May 2024

Opportunity Details: Virtual Programming Course Instructor

Contact Alec Li, COO, Kurius; Phone: (647) 766-0218; Email:

Do you have a passion for coding and a desire to share your knowledge and skills? Do you want to make a difference in the world by helping others to learn how to code?

If your answer is yes, then we have an exciting opportunity for you!

Kurius is a non-profit coding education organization that aims to provide free and accessible programming courses to anyone who wants to learn. We teach the fundamental concepts of various popular programming languages.

We are looking for volunteer instructors to help us run our online courses. As an instructor, you will be responsible for:

  • Preparing and delivering engaging lessons based on a curriculum aligned with your knowledge and strengths
  • Providing feedback and support to students during the course
  • Collaborating with other instructors and staff members to ensure the quality and consistency of our courses

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer instructor, please fill out this form by May 27, and we will get back to you soon.

Thank you for your interest and support!

For more information about us, check out our website, or join our Discord server.


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Benefits By joining Kurius as an instructor, you will benefit from: 
Connecting with a network of like-minded peers, students, and mentors 
Enhancing your resume and portfolio with your teaching achievements 
Gaining confidence and experience and making a positive impact on the lives of your students through your work 
Receiving volunteer hours for your work
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours Yes
Suitable For Anyone ; Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a hearing impairment ; Persons with a mental disability ; Persons with a physical disability ; Persons with a visual impairment ; Men ; Women ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Individuals
Areas of Interest Computers & IT (Network Engineering) ; Computers & IT (Software Related) ; Computers & IT (User Support and Training) ; Education Support (Elementary / Secondary) ; Education Support (Post-Secondary) ; Education Support (Training Programs) ; Education Support (Tutoring / Instruction) ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Volunteer from Home / Virtual ; Website Design ; Youth Engagement
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; General Computer Skills ; Mentoring & Training ; Planning & Organizing ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Web & IT ; To be an instructor, you need to have: 
A solid understanding of the programming language(s) that you want to teach 
A friendly and patient personality that can motivate and inspire students 
A flexible schedule that can accommodate one lesson per week (each course lasts for 9 weeks, with one 1.5-hour session per week) 
A commitment to our values of inclusivity, diversity, and empowerment
Commitment Length Short Term
Interaction Level Small Group ; Virtual Volunteering
Dates and Times Monday: Afternoon, Evening 
Tuesday: Afternoon, Evening 
Wednesday: Afternoon, Evening 
Thursday: Afternoon, Evening 
Friday: Afternoon, Evening 
Saturday: Afternoon, Evening 
Sunday: Afternoon, Evening
Seasons Spring ; Summer
Number of Positions Ajax ; Beaverton ; Bowmanville ; Brock ; Brooklin ; Cannington ; Clarington ; Courtice ; Durham Region ; Orono ; Oshawa ; Pickering ; Port Perry ; Scugog ; Uxbridge (Township of) ; Whitby 
15 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Orientation
Application Deadline 27 May 2024
Police Check Not Required

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