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PT/Casual Cyber Instructor

Lighthouse Labs

Lighthouse Labs

Ontario, Canada · Remote
Posted on Saturday, March 16, 2024

Lighthouse Labs (LHL) is currently seeking a Cyber Security Instructor to teach our program online. Through these learning experiences, students gain the theoretical knowledge and practical skills to enter and grow a career in the field of Cyber Security threat analysis, risk management, cyber security standards, policies, and procedures, and exploring Cyber Security fundamentals such as ethical hacking and scanning. This position’s primary role will be to conduct PT classes to cohorts of students, in a series of work based and applied learning units. The Instructor will work with the LHL Education Delivery Team and Mentorship team to support students.

What you'll be doing:

  • Delivering course curriculum in the classroom and/or online in alignment with course objectives, pedagogical approach, and evaluation policies and procedures
  • Setting clear and transparent expectations and instructions to students, providing student-centric academic support, and collaborating with the Education Delivery team as required
  • Designing active learning strategies and educational experiences using best practices
  • Attending periodic Instructor meetings and events; completing mandatory employee training; Compliance with all Policies and Procedures
  • Identify problems and opportunities such as operational changes or industry developments that the curriculum could improve
  • Receives PT teacher feedback, distributes feedback as appropriate and delegates action items
  • Deliver lectures and provide expert technical guidance to students who are building exciting projects using the most cutting-edge technologies
  • Collaborate & ensure feedback is brought to the Lead Instructor in a timely manner
  • Reviews existing programs; suggests enhancements and modifications to improve engagement and learning

What we need from you:

  • You have a passion for sharing your knowledge with others and contributing to the advancement of your field.
  • You respect equity and diversity and value participating in and creating safe and inclusive environments at work and in the community.
  • You have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and enjoy working as part of a collaborative team.
  • You are an agile individual with an ability to respond and adapt to change while using your problem-solving skills to most appropriately and effectively support each student’s unique needs.
  • You are committed to excellence in teaching and learning and to working within a team environment
  • Minimum of 2 years related professional experience in Cyber Security
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field of study is required. Master’s Degree preferred. Industry experience will be considered an equivalent;
  • Experience in teaching and curriculum development at the post-secondary level or equivalent experience as a trainer in industry preferred;
  • Strong network of contacts with other professionals in the Cyber Security industry;
  • Committed to excellence in teaching and learning and to working in a team environment.
  • Tech and Software Savvy - experience with the G Suite, (Gmail, Google Docs, Google Calendar etc.) Discord highly preferred

About us:

Lighthouse Labs was founded in 2013 with the mission to effectively and efficiently prepare the workforce with the analytical and technical skills necessary to succeed in a world of automation. With an initial focus on our open-enrolment developer bootcamp, we have grown into a leading provider of professional education services, delivering outstanding educational outcomes for our students. Our secret? Innovative curriculum, proprietary ed-tech, unique mentorship and career services and partnerships with government and industry leading organizations. We’re a bunch of quirky, inclusive and smart people who are changing lives by reimagining education - join us!

Lighthouse Labs is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. All positions at this time are remote, and we welcome all applicants. Feel free to ask us about other perks of working at Lighthouse Labs!