Overview

Tumo Center for Creative Technologies is looking for a Learning Coach in Stepanakert.

Responsibilities:

Based on the established coaching model the Learning Coache 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 students;
  • Promote learning in a collaborative and energized mode.

The Learning Coache will also provide feedback to TUMO’s content evaluators in the development of new learning activities and the fine-tuning of existing activities

Required Qualifications:

  • 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 filmmaking; 
  • Multifaceted aptitudes in technical areas such as graphic design or programming, and 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 on 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 Armenian, knowledge of English is a plus. 

 

About Tumo Center for Creative Technologies

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