Job description

We are looking for an Instructor to join our academy!

We deliver workshops, classes and training programs in the digital and tech fields in the MENA region with a focus on the UAE and Saudi Arabia. Our academy’s curriculum is designed to deliver actionable learning to startup founders as well as corporate managers on the most relevant topics in digital business. We focus on real-world practical knowledge, no fluff! We are a KHDA certified training institute, with a mission to bridge the digital knowledge gap in digital marketing, analytics, programming, coding, UX/UI and startup development.

We are looking to add amazing Instructors and Subject Matter Experts to our academy, who we deploy for the execution of our short format entrepreneurship programs such as bootcamps, incubators, accelerators, etc. 

As an AstroLabs instructor and mentor you will work with us to develop and deliver training programs to our participants and clients.

Our mission is to enable the technology ecosystem in the region and the way we achieve it is by building very high impact training programs and delivering them with distinction. Our programs are generally delivered around the Gulf region with the majority being currently delivered remotely. We offer an opportunity to have a real impact, a development environment to focus on their personal growth and success.

Please note that this is a part-time opportunity/engagement which you can pursue with your current commitments.

Please only move forward with the application if you are an expert in at least one topic below:

– Digital Marketing

– Programing & Coding

– UX/UI/Design

– Data Analytics/Data Science

– Building a startup

– Finance and Investment Management

– Executive Programs

– Other relevant expertise to AstroLabs

Key Responsibilities

  • Plan an appropriate training curriculum with a clear outcome
  • Prepare other training collateral (such as pre-reading material, module summaries, presentations and exercises as required)
  • Deliver training programs effectively to our participants and clients
  • Assess weaknesses and strengths of participants and adjusting training as needed
  • Engage participants/client with a delivery style that is clear, dynamic and relevant
  • Monitor and report on overall training effectiveness
  • Provide mentorship and guidance beyond coursework, as required

Job requirements

  • Experience of 5+ years in the subject matter
  • Natural storyteller that is able to engage an audience and deliver complex concepts in a simple way
  • Comfortable in front of the camera as some of our courses will be conducted online
  • Strong time management
  • Deep knowledge and passion for the subject matter
  • Impressive communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills
  • Adaptability to participants requirements and needs
  • Ability to Identify and address knowledge gaps
  • Creative and inspiring style of delivery
  • Willing to travel across GCC

Please attach any relevant references/material that will support your application