Web development coach Charleroi

location :Charleroi

Job overview

At BeCode, we have 1 mission: enabling tomorrow’s digital talents to blossom. We believe that education makes anything possible. Since 2017, BeCode has been offering inclusive coding bootcamps to jobseekers to start their career in the ICT sector as a web developer, AI data operator, DevSecOps developer, SAP end-user or SAP consultant. And we won’t stop there.

Our trainers are learning sherpas, who know shortcuts in the mountains our learners (also called juniors) have to cross to acquire the necessary soft and hard skills required by the job market. By using our pedagogic framework of 7 pillars and leading the entire group of juniors onto the other side of the mountain safe, they help our juniors to start a bright career in the digital world. 

Alone we move faster, together we go further.

Responsibilities & duties

As a coach, you’ll guide the juniors of your web development promotion to their new career path, using the active pedagogical framework:

  • Provide well-structured learning and consolidation challenges to create a trajectory of learning situations based on active learning methodologies such as maïeutics, project-based learning, self-tuition, learning by teaching, etc, in order to meet the ultimate objective of learning autonomy.
  • Enforce, facilitate, monitor, and support the group in its rituals: workshops, watches, standups, etc. 
  • Create the mutual help dynamics within the group of learners: fostering collaboration over competition and group decision processes.
  • Assess the progress of learning (through written code reviews, consolidation challenges and OpenBadges certification… ).
  • Identify and address individual learning difficulties, provide individual follow-ups whenever it is needed during the training.
  • Stimulate juniors’ participation in code learning events, hackathons, external projects, meetups and technological watches.
  • Follow-up on all administrative tasks and participation to tasks related to the enrolling, training and recruiting of juniors by properly. keeping a log about meaningful interactions, taking the daily attendances, participation in selection interviews and events to promote our training…
  • Support learners in their efforts to obtain an internship/job.

You will also participate in BeCode’s daily life and development by:

  • Participating in enriching the pedagogical reflection of the BeCode pedagogy, through openness, collaboration and co-creation with our community of trainers via various tools. 
  • Support on various projects that are in our projects pipeline, based on your interests and the company’s needs.

Are you the new team member that we are looking for?

BeCodians have our social mission at heart. In order to achieve their mission, we expect our coaches to:

  • Respect and commit to our 10 BeCode soft skills: team player, leadership, team manager, solution-oriented, customer-oriented, change enthusiast, public speaker, continuous learner, copywriter, reliable.
  • Demonstrate a genuine passion for helping people improve their skills using our active pedagogy.
  • Show patience and empathy: you have good listening skills and are able to level with learners and colleagues to understand their perspectives, free of judgment.
  • Be a learning enthusiast: you are passionate about technology and learning, you monitor breakthroughs in your field and share them with your colleagues and learners.

The successful Coach reaches the KPI of 80% positive exits six months after the end of the bootcamp. To achieve that, we are looking for someone who:

  • Has min 3 years of working experience. This can be as a Web Developer (Front / Back / Fullstack) in a company or in IT Education for example.
  • Is able to ship complex dynamic websites and web applications into production.
  • Is familiar with the following technologies: git, html, css, javascript, SQL and a backend language of your choice: PHP, .net/C#, nodejs… Know-how with modern frameworks such as react, Vue, Laravel… will also be an asset.
  • Is comfortable using project management tools (such as Trello), Google Suite and Linkedin.
  • Is comfortable working in English and is fluent in French.
  • Is able to move in Wallonia (and more broadly in Belgium) if needed by the company (projects, supporting other teams promo, etc) even if the main campus will be Charleroi.

The job in a nutshell

  • Team: Coaches Wallonia
  • Reporting to the Head of Wallonia and to the Head of Pedagogy for all pedagogical aspects
  • Based in Charleroi.
  • Travel: Out of covid time, you might have to travel/work in the other BeCode’s campus depending on specific projects and the company’s needs.