Position Title:  Coding Trainer

Department:   Workforce Development

Immediate Supervisor’s Title:  Executive Director Workforce Development

Positions Supervised:  No

Term of Positions:  12 months


Seeking a skilled, technologically-savvy individual to prepare and conduct Java & Python training processes at the Workforce Development Center in Clarksdale, MS. The person will assist in designing all training modules and managing their development, creation, and implementation; including, creating training guides, learning paths, content and supporting materials. The trainer will conduct all technical instruction using adult learning practices and procedures to engage the trainees and must be committed to providing trainees with essential technological and employability skills to secure employment

The Trainer must possess a solid knowledge of Java/Python programming combined with good presentation and instructional delivery skills. The person will need to effectively communicate to trainees, complex technical information in easy to understand language to aid comprehension.


  • Expert-level knowledge of Java and Python programming and SQL
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Able to explain technical information in plain language
  • Good communication skills; effectively use training materials and media -- utilizes interpersonal, written, and visual communication skills to bring together text, images, video and audio to communicate and educate the trainees on training materials
  • Hands-on training style; makes learning easier for trainees
  • Strong understanding of best training practices
  • Excellent written, communication and documentation skills
  • Instructional design knowledge and experience
  • Experience with curriculum development, deployment, and delivery of training.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical discipline, and/or 4-5 years’ relevant experience.
  • Requires experience with computer science fundamentals including code, to be able to explain in a classroom environment. Requires experience with code with languages such as Python, Java, C#, .NET, etc.
  • Requires a minimum 1 year of experience in developing and delivering instructional material.
  • Possess a natural curiosity, passion for learning new things, and desire for sharing knowledge with others.

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Non-Discrimination Statement
Coahoma Community College is an equal opportunity institution in accordance with civil rights and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or other factors prohibited by law in any of its educational programs, activities and employment opportunities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Michael Houston, Director of Human Resources/Coordinator for 504/ADA, Title IX Compliance Officer, Office #A100, Vivian M. Presley Administration Building, 3240 Friars Point Road, Clarksdale, Mississippi 38614, Phone: (662)621-4853, Email: mhouston@coahomacc.edu.