Learning coach

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Deadline: 30 September 2017

Employment term: Permanent

Category: Education/training

Job type: Full time

Location: Dilijan

Job description:

The Tumo Center for Creative Technologies is seeking highly motivated, dynamic and tech-savvy professionals who are comfortable experimenting with new technologies to start a career as Learning Coach in Dilijan Tumo Center for Creative Technologies.

Job responsibilities:

 Based on the established coaching model the Learning Coach in Dilijan will work directly with Tumo students to:
- Support their learning process;
- Assist them in the design of their personal learning plans;
- Offer guidance toward the completion of learning activities;
- Provide encouragement and motivation toward harnessing the potential of technologies and self-learning;
- Assist in workshop and project coordination in various technology related areas;
- Track student attendance and provide feedback regarding student development; take measures to engage and provide technical inspiration to reluctant students;
- Convey a positive and professional image to the students;
- Promote learning in a collaborative and energized mode;
- Provide feedback to Tumo's Content Evaluators in the development of new learning activities and the fine-tuning of existing activities.

Required qualifications:

-Highly dynamic and positive personality; excellent people skills and facility in working with teenagers;
- Familiarity with and ability to learn technical concepts and tools relevant to at least one of the Tumo focus areas of animation, game development, web development and digital media;
- Multifaceted aptitudes in technical areas such as graphic design or programming; artistic skills such as drawing or writing;
- Willingness to develop higher order skills such as creativity, analytical thinking and initiative taking, as well as organizational capabilities such as teamwork, communication and research skills;
- Experience in the web and in the use of online resources and tools is a plus;
- Undergraduate or graduate education in a recognized university;
- Excellent communication skills, including written communication, personal interaction, and public presentation in the Armenian language; knowledge of English language is a plus.

Additional information:

Qualified candidates may submit their CVs to: [email protected] . Only those candidates that are short-listed for interviews will be notified. Please kindly indicate the position title "Learning Coach in Dilijan" in the subject line of your message when applying by email.

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Company details

Industry: Education

Number of employees: 50-200

About company:

Tumo is an after-school learning center where teenagers acquire digital media skills free of charge. Thousands of students attend Tumo on a regular basis and participate in its innovative, self-paced program. Its educational framework is based on a proprietary platform that promotes learning through interactive game-like levels, exposing users to increasingly challenging activities. Tumo's educational methodology is based on a large set of self-instructional activities that each of the Center's students assembles into a personal learning plan in the areas of animation, game development, web development and filmmaking. To learn more about the Tumo Center for Creative Technologies, please visit: www.tumo.org 

Contact details

Website։ http://www.tumo.org

Address: , Halabyan 16,Yerevan,Armenia , Yerevan , Armenia

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