Lead Course Instructor - Data Analytics

We at Academy Xi have an ambitious vision: to transform the world by educating the next generation of digital change-makers. We are passionate about delivering the skills and capabilities required for individuals, companies and government to succeed in an increasingly digital world.
Generation Australia is an independent not for profit organisation, committed to changing individuals’ lives by providing them with a unique training experience focused on facilitating careers in growth industries where employers need high quality, motivated employees.
We have a shared mission to equip people from all walks of life with practical, actionable skills of the future to generate positive impact in the community and beyond. Academy Xi and Generation Australia are proud to partner together for an exciting new online program for Data Analytics. 
What’s your purpose:
We have an exciting new opportunity for a Lead Course Instructor who wants to help us shape the future of the industry. You will lead the online bootcamp style program which will give learners an introduction to Data Analytics. 
Learn to be a mentor, have access to brilliant talent, develop teaching skills, be exposed to bleeding edge technology and generally just feel good for contributing to the community.
  • Duration: 13 Weeks
  • Hours: Full Time
  • Commences: 08/09/2022
What you’ll do:
The Lead Course Instructor - Data Analytics is pivotal to Academy Xi’s next phase of growth and will primarily focus on delivering a high quality personalized learning experience for all participants. 
  • Follow the overarching structure and flow of the curriculum, including behavioural skills, mindsets, technical, and employment essentials sessions.
  • Deliver engaging online synchronous modules to a diverse group of learners and guiding them in their asynchronous (independent learning) modules
  • Adapt your communication style to reflect and connect with the diverse experiences of participants. 
  • Work with and lead the Assistant Instructors to deliver a high quality and personalized learning experience for all participants
  • Bring the learning experience to life, building community and enhance relevance by drawing on your own industry experience
  • Provide relevant and timely feedback to students on formative and summative assessment/projects; 
  • Increase participant engagement using different facilitation tactics
  • Utilize Online classroom management techniques and troubleshooting where necessary with relevant stakeholders at Generation and Academy Xi.
  • Coach and guide students to be as employable as possible and support them to develop industry standard portfolios.
  • Commit to and empathize with young/mid-career people and disconnected populations 
  • Provide differentiated and one-on-one support to motivate and support participants to persevere through challenges 
Who you are:
Passionate about technology and training, you’ll have a high level of emotional intelligence and interpersonal skills to ensure your student’s success.
  • You have at least 5 years industry experience as a Data Analyst or any other data analysis based roles. 
  • Relevant qualifications or industry certification in Data is preferred. 
  • You have at least 2-3 years of experience as a trainer- some online delivery experience will be an advantage
  • Experience in Python, SQL, Python Libraries (Pandas, numpy, matplotlib)
  • Expertise in statistics & probability ,data storytelling and visualisations
  • You should feel comfortable about communicating to large and small groups of people and have a desire to coach and guide learners in an empathetic manner.
  • You are across industry trends and able to share your own personal insight with students
  • You love to inspire diverse groups of learners and genuinely want to help your group of learners acquire technical skills, behavioural skills, mindsets and employment coaching that will make them valuable employees in the tech sector
  • You have full working rights in Australia 
Who we are:
Since 2016, we have harnessed the power of human-centered design and digital technology, building individual and organizational capability to solve a diverse range of social challenges. 
To achieve our mission, we:
  • Assist individuals to transform their careers into emerging, high growth and high impact fields 
  • Enhance and extend the skills and capabilities of digital and design professionals
  • Engage with organizations and government to build design, business and technology capability as they transform digitally in this new world and 
  • Help organizations embed human centered design principles and transition to new ways of working to drive organizational transformation and long-term success
  • Empower and inspire our community to generate impact and make a difference in the lives of others
We are committed to contributing to an equitable future and we recognise this starts with building a diverse team that is reflective of the community we serve.  We embrace diversity in our people and our thinking by creating an environment of inclusion and belonging. We’re actively focused on attracting diverse and passionate people who are aligned to our vision.
If you want to transform the world with us, apply now!