Mentor Waitlist - UX Design Course (Part-Time/Online)

Remote /
Mentors – Mentors /
Part-time (Contract)
Please note: we are currently at capacity for UX Design Mentors. However, we'd still love to connect with you! By applying to this role, you will be added to our UX Design Course Mentor waitlist. We will contact you as soon as we re-open our hiring process.

The Opportunity
Springboard runs an online, self-paced UX Design Career Track in which participants learn with the help of a curated curriculum and 1-1 guidance from an expert mentor. Our mentor community - the biggest strength of our programs - comprises some of the best experts in the field.

If you are as passionate about mentoring as you are about UX, and can give a few hours per week in return for an honorarium, we would love to hear from you.

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The Program

    • Completely online
    • Self-paced
    • Students become proficient in UX with the help of a curated online curriculum, an industry design project, and project-based deliverables
    • Coursework is made up of 350+ hour expert-curated curriculum
    • On average, students finish in 6-8 months
    • Students are working professionals from all over the world, dedicated to switching careers into UX Design
    • Students have a weekly 30-minute video checkin with their mentor to discuss questions, projects, and career advice!
    • Students communicate with mentors outside of check-ins on an as-needed basis to support learning and career objectives


    • Are as passionate about teaching design as about design itself
    • Are proficient in the topics covered in our UX Design Career Track
    • Have at least 3 years of relevant work experience, and a handsome portfolio to show for it
    • Are available for weekly, 30-minute video check-ins for each student to help them set and achieve learning goals, provide feedback, and help them move towards getting a job
    • Are available outside of weekly calls for each student to review projects and answer questions as needed
    • Are empathetic and have excellent communication skills


    • Membership in a rich community of expert mentors from great companies like AirBnB, Uber, and Pivotal
    • Change the lives of students in our program
    • Help us revolutionize online education!
    • Receive a monthly per-student honorarium
    • Work at your convenience
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

The Springboard team of 180 works out of offices in the heart of San Francisco and Bengaluru. We’re backed by top investors, including Costanoa Ventures, Reach Capital, Learn Capital, Pearson Ventures, and the founders of LinkedIn and Princeton Review.

Working with us, you’ll enjoy competitive compensation and an opportunity to impact thousands of lives alongside a fun, dedicated and mission-driven team. To learn more about our team and culture, follow us on Instagram @springboardlife!