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UX/UI Design Instructor

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RED Academy is a technology school created for the designers, creators, developers and digital marketers of tomorrow. Our unique approach to education means our students gain an understanding of how learning works as they build a real portfolio and train up on the skills, tools and technologies used in the industry today, while having a positive impact in our community.

What You'll Help Us Achieve
As we are continuing to grow our global network of schools while working on our mission to REDefine Education, we are looking to onboard an outstanding UX/UI Instructor to help us deliver an extraordinary student experience through an active learning approach.

The UX/UI Instructor is a role requiring a natural ease and passion for coaching, mentoring and building rapport, as well as a strong interest to creating a collaborative and inclusive environment, while inspiring others to want to reach their full potential as people and as professionals.

Who You Are

  • You have 3+ years of experience in UX/UI Design
  • You are a natural coach, have a passion for working with people and helping them reach their goals
  • You share our passion for education, design, technology and impact, and are hungry to share your knowledge with others
  • You are the person that your colleagues naturally gravitate to when they are looking for guidance
  • You are proactive, autonomous and resourceful
  • You have fluency in some or all of the following topics: user experience design, user interface design, prototyping, ideation, creative thinking, logo design, visual communication, app & responsive web design
  • You have experience with industry design tools like Sketch, Creative Suite and Prototyping tools such as InVision, Axure, Principle, Framer.js as well as some understanding of HTML/CSS

Educational experience is a bonus, but all of our instructional team receive in-depth training in the latest instructional and educational approaches, and so this is much less important than your attitude and portfolio.
 Our classes are taught in small teams with a low ratio of students per instructor. The programs are designed to be relevant to the tech world of today with personalized, applied learning content, working on projects from our network of partners.

Why Work at RED
Our reason for being is our shared pursuit of happiness - we exist so that our students and staff can learn and develop as people, to live more meaningful, fulfilled and rewarding lives. Joining RED is joining a journey of accelerated personal growth. We are team of people who have expertise and passion for understanding adult learning and development. We are a developmental organization which deeply values personal growth, knowledge and skills training. The RED Method, (our pedagogical approach) is a force which we cultivate with both our staff and students.
Working at RED is a lot of fun! We have a vibrant culture which includes staff retreats, complimentary access to any of our part-time programs, team socials, weekly lunch & learns, generous employee benefits plan, employee assistance program and the deeply heart filling reward of working in the field of education. 

How to Apply
If you are interested in this role, please apply directly on this page with your CV and provide three key reasons why you feel you would be the perfect fit. RED Academy is an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all.

Posted: April 4, 2019
Closes: May 23, 2019