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Volunteer Computer coding teacher for Scratch


Volunteer Computer coding teacher for Scratch

Citywise Education


At a Glance

  • Start Date:19/10/2016
  • Closing date:Ongoing
  • Post Updated:18/10/2016
  • Min Hours:2 hours per week
  • Role Type:Youth work

Requirements:Some knowledge of computer coding is preferable, but not essential. Happy to work with children


An opportunity to teach young people how to code their own games using the Scratch computer language ( The classes run for 1 hour 30 mins including a snack break, every Wednesday afternoon. There are two slots - 3.30pm to 5pm or 5.30pm to 7pm. Volunteers can choose to do 1 or both slots. Ideally, volunteers can make the classes every week and be happy to lead the classes. There is space for expansion into other languages and technologies as well.

Training can be provided on request but volunteers are encouraged to look up the many available online resources for free as well. 

Is training provided?: Yes

Please note that Garda Vetting is required for this position.

Details of time commitment needed for role:
Wednesday afternoons 3.30pm - 5pm or/and 5.30pm - 7pm, ideally every week

Minimum time commitment per week:
2 hour p/week

Additional screening required for this role:
A CV should be sent for this role. All Citywise Volunteers will need to fill in an application form and Garda vetting.


If you have any questions about this role please feel free to get in touch:

Name: Christopher Smith

Address: Citywise Education, The Durkan Centre, Fortunestown Way, Jobstown, Tallaght, Dublin, D24 W284


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