Part-Time French Content Developer

Canada Learning Code

Canada Learning Code is Canada's leading national charity championing digital literacy education. Placing a special emphasis on women, girls, people with disabilities, Indigenous youth and newcomers, Canada Learning Code is proud to work from coast to coast to make sure that all Canadians have access to the knowledge they need to prosper in our digital world. Originally founded as Ladies Learning Code in 2011, the organization has evolved to run programming for adults, youth and educators through programs Ladies, Girls, Kids, Teens and Teachers Learning Code. Today, Canada Learning Code operates in over 35 communities across the country, driving results through program design and delivery, strategic industry and public partnerships, research and advocacy. To date, the organization has reached over 250,000 learners through an in-person experience.

Canada Learning Code is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values diversity and inclusion within all our teams (employees and volunteers alike). We are committed to continuing to diversify our Teams across Canada. We strongly encourage applications from underrepresented and minority groups.

We are looking for a bright, hard-working, detail-oriented individual to join our team as a part-time French Content Developer (Independent Contractor)

Key Responsibilities We need to update all of our French content and ensure it is consistent with its English equivalent!

  • Audit existing Ladies Learning Code content
  • Flag inconsistencies between French + English repos
  • Fix issues, ensuring that French content is up-to-date
  • Update screenshots + supporting resources
  • Respond to English + French pull requests and issues
  • Create and translate instructor notes

About You

  • You are completely bilingual and fluid in both French and English
  • You have experience with HTML + CSS (basic understanding)
  • You have in-depth experience using GitHub
  • You take initiative, and have solid time management skills and can work independently
  • You have a certificate in translation English-French or equivalent
  • You have strong communication skills
  • You are a flexible team player and confident in asking the right questions and being engaged to find positive solutions
  • You are superbly organized (You are obsessed with list*making)
  • You love to use online tools and technology to help you be effective and efficient
  • You have a driven personality to see projects and tasks through to completion
  • You have a 'no job is too big or too small' mentality
  • You are reliable, honest, and trustworthy and have strong integrity

Scope of work This is a part-time, 10-week long, Independent Contract position (250 hours total). You will have total flexibility around when and where you work. You are welcome to work in our HQ space in Toronto if you want but can work remotely from anywhere in Canada! Status check-ins and keeping project plans up to date will keep us organized and on top of deadlines.

This role reports to our Content Design Manager.

Why Join Our Team?

We’re doing something big and we have huge goals. Canada Learning Code is a place where you will be surrounded and supported by some amazing people who are light on ego, high on curiosity, and flat out want make a difference. We are always looking for talented individuals who bring strong skill sets that complement and add to our existing teams along with innovative thinking, team attitude and an ability to show results.

Tags: computer lab, teaching, SDKs, event planning, Lead Developer, CampBrain, program design

How to apply:

To apply, please complete this application form. If you have any questions, please get in touch with our People & Culture team (people[at]canadalearningcode[dot]ca).