opportunity: Research Assistant, Bilingual Spanish-English
Research Assistant, under the general supervision of the Evaluation
Coordinator, will carry out data collection activities as a member of a team
evaluating community change in four Providence neighborhoods. The
Research Assistant will conduct interviews (in school or possibly in the home)
with parents of children in school-and agency- based programs, organize and
staff (approximately 4) focus groups, transcribe and translate interview data.
The Research Assistant will participate in qualitative/quantitative
analyses of data and will review relevant literature to gather information and
may participate in development of research protocols.
Requirements: Graduate student or degree in education, sociology, social work
or related field with previous qualitative/quantitative research experience.
Excellent English/Spanish interpersonal skills necessary. The ability to work
independently and maintain regular communication with consulting team a must.
Flexible schedule; car very helpful; some work from home possible.
10-15 hour per week position to begin May 2010 and currently funded
through November 2010. Competitive hourly rate and reimbursement of expenses;
email resume, cover letter, references, and sample of Spanish/English writing
by May 17,
to tkubasmeyer@xxxxxxx: Tanja
Kubas-Meyer, Evaluation Coordinator
Making Connections Providence, c/o John Hope Settlement House 7 Thomas P.
Providence, RI 02905 tkubasmeyer@xxxxxxx
River, MA 02720
+ Email: annemarie.espindola@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Phone: (508) 678-2811 x 2782
Fax: (508) 730-3280
information on the System for Adult Basic Education Support (SABES) please go
on upcoming SABES offerings or to register for events please go to: calendar.sabes.org/southeast
Training Leaders in Adult Basic Education”