SRI International, in collaboration with WestEd and the US Department of Education, is looking for temporary, part-time research assistants to conduct assessments with preschool children. The applicant should have experience in administering math or literacy assessments and/or working with young children in preschool and kindergarten school settings. We also want to find some assessors who are bilingual to help us conduct assessments with Spanish-speaking children.
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Early Childhood Education, Education, Psychology, Social Work or other related field is preferred.
Prior experience conducting research and/or working with young children.
Experience in conducting preschool through 1st grade child assessments preferred.
Ability to work at least 24 - 32 hours per week.
Reliable car, valid driver’s license.
Must be able to pass a criminal background check and TB test.
Individuals who are bilingual in Spanish and English are especially encouraged to apply (but not required).
NM - For New Mexico, work will be in the area of Gallup.
AL – For Alabama, work will be in the area of either Montgomery or Jefferson.
FL - For Florida , work will be in the area of Pan Handle (Lean, Taylor, Wakulla, Liberty, Gadsden, Jefferson, Madison) and Miami-Dade.
Other Requirements : --U.S. Citizenship required.
How to apply: Apply via our web page www.sri.com/careers to job number 2131BR.
SRI International is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.
Internal Number: 2131
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