Teaching Director

London, England, United Kingdom · Product Team



This job spec details the Teaching Director role at Decoded in London. It’s been put together both for existing Decoded team members and for those people thinking about joining Decoded.


As the Teaching Director at Decoded, you’re ultimately accountable for the for the following things:

(You won’t be directly accountable for things like content creation; client relationships; operationalising Decoded learning programmes; sales with brand new Decoded clients.)


We don’t prescribe how to fulfil the above accountabilities. Above all, your performance will be driven by a mindset built on:

Beyond this mindset, below are some specific skills and behaviours which you should expect to demonstrate on an ongoing basis:

1. Teaching excellence across Decoded’s Leadership and Academy products

To deliver against this accountability, you’ll be:


In the London office, the Teaching function sits within the Product Team, alongside Content and Learning Experience Design (LXD). The Teacher Director reports into the Head of Product who oversees the Product Team.


A Teaching Director’s day will be a mix of community engagement, reviewing and acting upon learner feedback, and organising monthly internal training for our teachers.

It will involve occasional travel to clients, both in the UK and internationally (Decoded’s London office is the hub for clients across Europe, the Middle East and Africa).

In service of understanding our products, you will be required to teach 1-2 workshops per month.

The typical Decoded working week is 09:00 – 18:00, Monday to Friday. When we talk about working late, we mean working until 18:30 – it’s important to us that your evenings and weekends are always yours.



We also expect one (or some combination) of the following:


Teaching Directors gain full exposure to Decoded learning programmes. So when it comes to future-proofing your CV, you couldn’t be better placed. In just a few months at Decoded you’ll gain cutting-edge data skills and become fluent in digital technologies and innovation, and you’ll continue to refresh and refine this knowledge for the duration of your career here.

Beyond that, we run a dedicated learning calendar to hone craft skills in presentation & storytelling, data science, and other relevant disciplines.

Quarterly reviews embedded within our culture of feedback will ensure you progress swiftly in your role at Decoded. While there’s a relatively flat hierarchy in the business, you should expect to be growing your level of responsibility on an ongoing basis and pushing for promotions in line with improving performance.


Apart from the above, working at Decoded means you’ll get:

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