Coaches

Here you can find a list of the 2751 volunteers who have coached at codebar.

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Jodi Winters (she/her)

I manage a team in BBC News. I have plenty of experience in a bunch of languages and technologies that no one uses anymore! That's life in the tech industry!

Skills: JS Git html css SQL php React

Florian Rathgeber (he/him)

I'm leading the team of codebar hosts at Google. Sometimes I also get to coach \o/

Skills: bash Linux Git c c++ SQL python javascript

Andrew Gray (he)

I'm a full stack developer. I wrote 6502 assembler on a Commodore Pet in 1980. I feel very old.

Skills: golang progressive-enhancement Do-not-use-React Haskell kotlin Scala Elixir REST Git html css rust java SQL javascript

Kristian Hamilton

Front end for a while. Interests include art, sewing and coding

Skills: Redux creative code and generative art TDD jQuery html css javascript React

Gavin Downs

I'm an experienced front developer and I'd like to try and give something back to the community, in particular trying to help young people to get going with coding. This is becoming increasingly important to me.

Julian Blundell (he)

I am a freelance back end developer, been working in the Brighton area for 15 years. My specialties are Sql and NoSql database design and implementation, php/mvc frameworks and reasonable JavaScript/jQuery

Skills: database mvc nosql jQuery SQL javascript php

Fabrice Reynolds

I am a full stack developer who is currently working on Node and React apps. I have around 20 years experience in programming as well as dev-ops, music and electronics.

Skills: node html css SQL python javascript React

Harry Dickinson (he/him)

I'm a developer focused mostly on server-side .NET technologies as well as JavaScript for the front end. I'd like to help people progress their programming skillset and hopefully learn more myself in the process.

Skills: html c# SQL javascript

Tuure Kaunisto (he/him)

I've been a web developer for over 10 years. Although I'm a programmer, good UX is what I like most about my job. I also tinker with electronic projects and robotics.

Skills: ts RoR unity Angular JS Express node jQuery html css c# SQL React

Emmanuel Gatwech (He/him)

I believe in accessible education and knowledge sharing and codebar as a platform has the capacity to amplify my voice and help me reach a wider audience. Also, when one teaches, two learn!

Skills: GraphQL React.js node.js rust PostgreSQL docker TypeScript

Sean Blundell

Fresh Makers Academy graduate looking to both reinforce and share my knowledge through teaching. Seeking to help out anyone enthused or intrigued by Ruby / JavaScript / HTML / CSS.

Skills: GraphQL HTML5 node css javascript React

Sarah Giblett (She)

I currently work as a software developer contractor https://www.linkedin.com/in/sarah-giblett/

Skills: JavaScript/jQuery Umbraco PHP/Smarty PHP .NET .ASP.NET html css c# SQL

Robert Siemieniec (he/him)

I'm a coach in various server-side programming languages. Mostly focusing on Ruby, Rust, Clojure and Python. I've been coaching and organising workshops regularly for the last 6 years.

Skills: RoR JS ruby clojure python

Adrian Rogers

I like robots and the code community in Barcelona and all the funky stuff they're making.

Skills: Front end!

Peter Monks (he/him)

I've been a software developer for 17 years and I really like sharing knowledge, so hoping this is a good opportunity to help others. I've mostly been a .NET developer but starting to branch out a bit now with some other tech.

Skills: ASP.NET DI architecture Angular TDD Git html css c# SQL javascript React TypeScript

Kat Kmiotek (she/her)

Work as automation engineer mainly with selenium, java. Graduated from coding bootcamp

Skills: basic python nosql JS ruby Git html css java SQL React Vue

Bozena Vuckovic (she/her)

Past Codebar student turned coach

Skills: JS Express MongoDB node html css PostgreSQL React

Alan P Currie (he / him)

Senior UI Developer @ Sopra Steria

Skills: css javascript React Vue

Ollie Baker

I'm a freelance developer based in Brighton. I like to make games and all things interactive. I use JS/HTML/CSS, Unity and Haxe.

Skills: haxe html css c# javascript

Michelle Steele (She/her)

Dotnet / JS / Ruby full stack developer at Avalara.

Skills: HTML/CSS Dotnet/C# ruby TDD Git javascript React

Ian Dickinson (he/him)

I'm a full-stack developer and team lead at Epimorphics. My team focuses on building web applications for data management and data visualisation. I've heard about the great work that Codebar is doing, and am happy to help if I can.

Skills: web development Ruby on Rails Git html css python javascript Vue

Richard Barton (he/him)

I want to help others access the support and opportunities I had before starting my IT career. I've coached school age kids on Python and Scratch and work colleagues on HTML/CSS/Javascript.

Skills: Day job: digital public services and agile development Side projects: browser-based tools LED displays

David Ricordel (he)

Consulting Engineer @elastic

Skills: monitoring Cloud k8s Elasticsearch docker python

Ksenija Vasjko (she)

I'm a full-stack Ruby on Rails developer with 2+ years of experience. I have been involved in several projects primarily using Ruby On Rails. I like meeting new people and supporting them in acquiring new skills

Skills: Stimulus.js Ruby on Rails HTML5 TailwindCSS Git Bootstrap jQuery css SQL javascript

Nazar Hussain

I am an experienced developer, programmer and technical designer. I possess a strong programming and development background with knowledge of all aspects of overseeing and developing projects.

Skills: backend blockchain web ruby nodejs

Ben Dickinson (he/him)

Hi! I work at Torchbox as a senior developer and I've been doing Python, SQL and web development for the last 10 years. I'm focused on backend development now, but I like to keep my hand in with CSS and Javascript as well.

Skills: wagtail django html css SQL python javascript

Jonny Tsang (they)

I did a PhD in physics, using simulations to study the flow behaviour of granular materials. I'm now a data engineer and am responsible for maintaining a pipeline of tools for machine learning applications. In my spare time, I'm a tutor and a musician.

Skills: Matlab math Physics python javascript

Ola O'Rourke

I joined Codebar as a student in 2014, but these days I coach in front-end focused languages, as well as co-organise Oxford workshops

Skills: GraphQL testing Git SQL javascript React

Lewis Jones (he/him)

I'm Head of Software at a small startup, and am also interested in robotics, mobile apps, websites, etc. I'm familiar with JavaScript, NodeJS, C#, Unity, React ...but happy to help with other languages/ frameworks or with general coding principles.

Skills: System design unity Express Git c# javascript nodejs React

Leaf Rogers (he/him)

I’d love to help people learn web technologies that I know well, with anything from beginner level HTML/CSS/JavaScript to professional and high-traffic web apps/sites. From me you’ll get patience, kindness, and hopefully some mutual learning!

Skills: accessibility web performance web standards user interfaces HTTP principles version control software engineering CDNs Databases working in cross-discipline teams line management contracting in the UK interviewing CVs expressjs api design html css javascript nodejs TypeScript

Zsolt Sztupak (he, they)

I'm an Engineering Manager based in Edinburgh. Previously I have also been a Teaching Assistant at a university where I realised I like helping people out when I can. I also held ruby tutorials to my co-workers as well.

Skills: Ruby on Rails spring-boot Ansible terraform digitalocean Haskell x86 assembly algorithms Vanilla javascript Android devops ruby html css c# AWS functional programming java c c++ docker kubernetes

Dr Pawel Orzechowski (he/him)

I have worked in programming and education for over 10 years. Recently at [email protected] and CodeClan. I currently teach programming at Business [email protected] of Edinburgh. Python, JS, Swift/Android, Flutter. I worked as a mobile dev and head of UX

Arden Gaddas (she/they)

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Skills: GraphQL REST node javascript React TypeScript

Tiago Caetano (he/him)

I am a web designer turned front web developer looking to help other people learn how to code.

Skills: frontend jQuery html css javascript React

Jelle Fresen (he/his/him)

I have experience writing Android applications in Java and Kotlin, and I'm currently working on the testing framework of Android Jetpack Compose.

Skills: Android kotlin bash Git java python

Lukasz Szczesiak (he/him/his)

I'm multi-language, multi-paradigm programmer; proficient in Python, JavaScript, with experience in Scala/JVM, and C#/.NET. I've worked on both Windows, and Unix platforms. I'm also running a CoderDojo for kids, using Scratch.

Skills: codewars python javascript React

Maxime Palau (He/him)

Full-stack (JavaScript) web developer with a specialisation in frontend technologies (5+ years of experience in branding agencies and 80+ projects). Currently experimenting at Bureau for Visual Affairs (London), previously at Base Design (Brussels).

Skills: React.js express.js CSS3 HTML5 ARIA Craft CMS Craft Commerce (PHP) sass Next.js javascript TypeScript

Adam Romines (he/him)

I like all things JavaScript and have worked on Vue.js and Ember projects in the biotech and cybersecurity industries.

Zeke Arany-Lucas (He/his)

Coaching. I have more than 25 years at Microsoft and Amazon, and am looking at different ways to share.

Klara 13 (she/her)

Junior developer trying to help out a bit and learning in the process.

Skills: vue.js WP React (beginner) sass html css javascript php

John Foster (He/Him)

JS Developer

Skills: Next.js html css javascript

William Frankish (he/him)

Full stack developer at Oxford Computer Consultants. [email protected] is also me.

Skills: python (if necessary) java (if necessary) html css c# javascript React TypeScript

Peter Warner-Medley (he/him)

Currently working as lead data/platform engineer at Lyst. Lover of teaching and making tech look a bit less like me (I am a white dude 😬)

Skills: Scala copy-pasta from stackoverflow Elixir databases/SQL javascript (up to 2019 😬) AWS python

Alex Davies (he / him)

Currently an Engineering Manager at FreeAgent, with a background in CS & AI at Edinburgh Uni. I'm excited to help folks learning technical skills for the first time, and helping them discover what they're capable of!

Skills: ruby html css java SQL python javascript

Daniel Crook (He)

Hello! I was recommended to join as a coach and thought its a great opportunity to help out the community. I have 8 years coding experience professionally in finance industry - in lots of languages from java, python, to web ! :)

Skills: nosql web Linux rust java c SQL python

Tom Sherman (he/him)

I currently work at OVO and have previously worked at Epos Now, Lisa Angel, and Rainbird. I mostly write React Native/TypeScript at work, but have a soft spot for non-frontend languages such as Rust.

Skills: React Native html css javascript React TypeScript

Florian Panchout (he/him)

I mostly work on front-end tech (javascript, html, css) and love to teach others. Here is my linkedin for more info: https://www.linkedin.com/in/panchout/

Jelena Noya (she/her)

In my current software dev role I mainly work with React, Js, Laravel and PHP. In the past I've also worked with VueJS, Symphony, Ruby and Rails. Also got some experience with C and Java from my time at uni. Happy to help wherever I can.

Valentine Lang'at (she/her)

I'm currently studying Computer Science and have done boot camps in the past and backend dev internship, I'm looking for ways to continue learning and also pass on knowledge and inspire other women :)

Jon Daly (he/him)

Happy to help out with anything - I am a professional software engineer with experience mainly in Python, but I should be able to help out with other languages as well. I also have some experience of teaching adults.

Skills: APIs devops webapps REST testing SQL python

Rares Matei (he/him)

I'd like to support the community in Scotland. I've helped organise https://codeyourfuture.io/ before, as an instructor. I also run some of the GlasgowJS meetups and I create lessons on Egghead.io.

Zev Averbach (he/him)

I’m a self-taught developer who started in his late 30s. I learned Python in order automate some processes in a business I already worked in, and it turned out it was at least as fun as it was useful! I have a passion for pair programming with people.

Skills: Flask sqlalchemy Svelte html SQL python javascript React

Conor Butler

Former teaching assistant, love learning and helping people learn. Got into coding with the help of a friend/mentor and I don't think I would have made it without them. Hope to pay it forward :)

Skills: ruby python javascript React TypeScript

James Lomax (He/him/his)

Software engineer at CityMapper. I have experience with C, C++, Java, JS, Python, Rust, SQL, AWS and various other things. Mostly a backend and embedded systems dev (with a little Android and Vue.js experience).

Skills: embedded pandas CI Linux Git rust AWS java c c++ docker kubernetes SQL python javascript

Pau Ortega Puig (he/him)

I'm a software developer who after close to 8 years of experience is starting to feel like he understands code. I've grown thanks to the people who have acted informally as mentors. I aim to repay the favour.

Skills: OOP basics XP practices JS TDD php Vue

Rupert Redington (he/his/they)

I've taught some javascript in the past and am comfortable with it.

Dave Gillard (he/him/they)

I'm new to teaching, but have broad industry experience, mostly PHP/SQL/AWS, so happy to help/teach whatever I can.

Skills: Dropbox) Bit of MongoDB PostCSS TailwindCSS JS (ES6) Webpack Unix CSS (Sass/Less) node MySql html AWS php React Vue

Mike Jeuga (he/him)

Software Engineer and Bootcamp grad. I was a student at Codebar London and now a coach. I can help with Ruby, Python, Javascript, html and CSS. Writing Go on the job at the moment.

Skills: ruby html css Go python javascript

Thomas Ankcorn (he/him)

Puppo dad, coffee snob, foodie, I code with my teddy

Skills: node.js TDD html css AWS Go python javascript

Matt Warnock (They/them)

I've practised CSS and front-end Javascript, Ruby, SQL doing projects with my mentor over a couple of years. I'm a maker's graduate, recently graduated in December. I'm more confident in Ruby then Javascript, but happy to dive in.

Skills: some command line ruby Git html css SQL javascript

Chetan Padia (he/him)

Python, Java, Javascript, HTML, CSS, Git, and anything else anyone feels like trying out.

Fang Matchima (she)

I'm a software engineer with experience in Angular, Java, and iOS Development, which is my current role. I want to work at codebar because I enjoy teaching people and inspire them about what they can create and when they feel empowered.

Skills: iOS (Swift) Angular css java python javascript TypeScript

Erica Calogero (she/her)

i would like to improve my CSS, learn more about front end web development, wordpress theme customization, shopify web development and anything else web development related.

Skills: JS MySql React

Alex Rudall (he/him)

Hi there, I've been a Ruby on Rails/JS developer since 2014, and I'm always trying to learn as much as possible. I like teaching others what I know and helping them :)

Anastasia Wasserbach (she)

I'm a back end Python developer. I will be happy to assist anybody with anything related to my background.

Skills: django SQL python

Mikki Lima-Jack (she/her)

Software Test Engineer looking to help out mentoring others in python or anything test related.

Skills: Selenium Test Automation QA python

Liska Crofts (She)

Javascript (MERN stack), Typescript

Skills: JS Express MongoDB node html css React

Maduri Vassaramo (She)

Full-stack developer at Vinterior

Skills: rails ruby javascript React

Fernando Junior (he/him/they)

I've been working with development teams for the last few years. Mostly trying not to break everything around =)

Skills: ruby Test TDD shellscript deploy heroku testing java docker javascript nodejs

Pol Miñana (He/Him)

I knew codebar from a collegue at work, and as I have always enjoyed teaching I asked her about it. In the past I have worked as a FullStack/Technical Lead, focused on Javascript mainly, and worked in a wide variety of applicationse.

Adedayo Adedapo (He)

Code Writing

Skills: Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) HTML/HTML5 MySql Git Bootstrap jQuery javascript php

Tomasz Wegrzanowski

I make awesome things for fun.

Skills: everything

Willem Labuschagne

I like solving problems.

Skills: html css c# Any web/mobile stuff java SQL javascript php React TypeScript

Dean Richer

I want to help people to learn how to code. I work as a front-end/dev-ops developer in London.

Alex Sadler (he/him)

I'm a senior software engineer working in python and typescript, but happy to teach anything. I don't have a lot of teaching experience, but I used to volunteer at beavers. I've mentored a bit at work as well

Skills: rust AWS Web Dev functional programming and more SQL python javascript TypeScript

Dave Banks

I'm a full stack web developer with a backend focus. Also interested in systems programming and data engineering.

Skills: java Lisp Scheme clojure Shell c c++ python javascript

Brendan McCollam (He)

I'm curious about getting involved at Codebar as a coach. I've been a software developer for ten years now, and I've taught courses at Code First:Girls in London and Artifice, an after school club in Chicago.

Skills: PostgreSQL basic HTML/CSS/JS Go python

Alexander Trelore (he/him)

I would like to give back to my local community. My skillset is mostly Go/Docker/Kubernetes/SQL/Python. I'm learning Elixir on the side, but not comfortable enough to mentor them yet.

Skills: Go docker kubernetes SQL python

Joby Harding (he / him)

I'm a freelance full-stack developer in Brighton UK and I 💜 building web apps.

Skills: javascript nodejs php React laravel Ubuntu Vue TypeScript

Vasilia Themis (she/her)

Hello, I'm a fullstack software developer with BJSS and I'm tech lead on one of their projects at the moment. I'd be happy helping out with Typescript (node, react etc) or Java.

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