Coaches

Here you can find a list of the 2782 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 php React SQL Git html css

Florian Rathgeber (he/him)

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

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

Andrew Gray (he)

I'm a full stack developer with data science and system integration tendencies. Also chef and mixicologist. I wrote 6502 assembler on a Commodore Pet in 1980. I feel very old.

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

Kristian Hamilton

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

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

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.

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: c# SQL javascript html

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 php SQL javascript

Adrian Rogers

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

Skills: Front end!

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 React SQL javascript python html css

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 c# SQL html css

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 JS unity Express Angular c# jQuery node React SQL html css

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 c# React SQL Git TypeScript javascript TDD html css

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 rust PostgreSQL React.js TypeScript docker node.js

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 c# javascript html css

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: HTML5 GraphQL node React javascript css

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 Vue Git javascript python html css

David Ricordel (he)

Consulting Engineer @elastic

Skills: monitoring Cloud k8s Elasticsearch docker python

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 software engineering CDNs Databases working in cross-discipline teams line management contracting in the UK interviewing CVs expressjs api design version control nodejs TypeScript javascript html css

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 clojure JS ruby python

Klara 13 (she/her)

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

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

James Lomax (He/him/his)

Mobile Software engineer at CityMapper. I have experience with C, C++, Java, JS, Python, Rust, SQL, AWS, Kotlin, Android and various other things. Currently a mobile (Android) developer, with experience in back-end, data science, and embedded systems.

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

Bozena Vuckovic (she/her)

Past Codebar student turned coach

Skills: JS Express PostgreSQL MongoDB node React html css

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

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: django wagtail SQL javascript python html css

Michelle Steele (She/her)

Dotnet / JS / Ruby full stack developer at Avalara.

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

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

Alan P Currie (he / him)

Senior UI Developer @ Sopra Steria

Skills: React Vue javascript css

Kat Kmiotek (she/her)

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

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

Kye Bracey (he)

Makers graduate, Front End/Games Developer at mangahigh.com

Skills: Phaser version control React javascript html css

William Frankish (he/him)

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

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

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 JS XP practices php Vue TDD

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

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: blockchain web backend nodejs ruby

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 javascript python

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 c# nodejs React Git javascript

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

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 React SQL Git javascript

Fran Haines (she/her)

I'm a Front-End Dev at a digital agency in Bristol and have been coding for the best part of 10 years. I enjoy helping other people learn and get into tech and was recently recognised through an industry award.

Skills: Less sass React Vue Git TypeScript javascript html css

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 React javascript html css

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 React javascript python

John Foster (He/Him)

JS Developer

Skills: Next.js javascript html css

Steve Honeyman

I’m a front-end developer and designer with a passion for web standards, layout, typography and graphics. I believe that anyone and everyone should be able to code and that building sites should be easy and fun.

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

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: java ruby SQL javascript python html css

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.

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 React TypeScript javascript html css

Arden Gaddas (she/they)

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Skills: GraphQL REST node React TypeScript javascript

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

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 rust c Linux java SQL python

Armand Dupuis (he/him)

Hey, I'm Armand! I'm a senior software developer located in Helsinki, Finland. I have experience coaching and teaching and enjoy helping others!

Skills: FullStack Web Development node React TypeScript javascript python

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 java Git python

Daniel Jackson (He/Him)

I am a developer that enjoys visual problem solving 🙂I have worked as a frontend developer for 4 years and currently specialise in React. I have worked in a digital agency, a small startup, and now am part of the team at Artlist! 🟡

Chetan Padia (he/him)

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

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/

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: SQL kubernetes docker python Go

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 webapps REST testing devops 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.

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 java TypeScript javascript python css

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 React SQL javascript python html

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: React ruby TypeScript javascript python

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

Charlie Strange (He/Him/They)

Having had experience in IT at many levels, I'm currently settled in web development (PHP/JS) in the Tech-for-Good sector. I'd like a crack at supporting and assisting new coders.

Skills: PHP (Laravel) JS (ReactJS Vue.JS) sysadmin Agile development SQL

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) MySql node php React Vue AWS html

Andrew Steel (he/him)

I'm a software engineer, specializing in frontend technologies professionally.

Skills: c Linux Unit Testing Shell scripting React Git TypeScript javascript html css

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 python Go

Evie Skinner (She/'err)

Hiya coders! I'm a polyglot developer with four years' experience. I was bootcamp-trained and used to be a student at Codebar. I can help you with .Net, Azure, Vue, React, TDD, interview preparation, CV tips, and more :->

Skills: c# MongoDB Azure java React Vue ruby SQL TypeScript docker javascript TDD html css node.js

Esko Luontola (he/him)

I'm a full-stack developer with coding experience since 2000. I'm a specialist in TDD and wrote the tutorial github.com/luontola/tdd-tetris-tutorial I've also coached beginners at Rails Girls and wrote the tutorial web-intro.luontola.fi

Skills: frontend backend ux devops TDD

Massi Mapani (she/her)

I'd like to assist with any technical related coaching and advice to anyone in the technical space. I am a software engineer and pretty keen on knowledge sharing

Rupert Redington (he/his/they)

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

Adedayo Adedapo (He)

Code Writing

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

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 javascript python Go html css

Matthew Williams (He/Him)

An experienced JavaScript / TypeScript developer that wants to contribute more to the local Norwich tech scene by coaching!

Skills: node Testing. React TypeScript javascript

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 :)

Joby Harding (he / him)

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

Skills: nodejs php React laravel Ubuntu Vue TypeScript 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: ruby SQL Git some command line javascript html css

Oleksandr (Sasha) Khivrych

I am a Senior Software Engineer. Working in the UK startup in London. I have had a teaching practice in the past, and most of the students became software engineers. I talk about web, full-stack, javascript, react js, typescript, and soft skills.

Skills: React.js TypeScript Micro Frontends kubernetes Lerna NX Storybook MobX Redux Amazon CloudFront docker Amazon Web Services (AWS) leadership javascript node.js

Thomas Ankcorn (he/him)

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

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

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