Job Category:

Bilingual, Spanish, Education, Social Work, Research


$15 – $18/hr


The Indianapolis Peers and School Transitions Study (IPAST) is looking for a responsible and detail-oriented survey field researcher to assist in a longitudinal survey study of peer influence in middle school academic achievement. The flexible position is for a minimum six months. Priority will be given to candidates who reside in Indianapolis, Indiana. The study is directed by Dr. Megan Andrew and is funded by the Spencer Foundation and the W.T. Grant Foundation.

The ideal survey field researcher should have strong organizational skills, an interest in education, some classroom or other student or youth experience, and should be able to assist the research team on-site with school recruitment and/or survey administrations in Indianapolis. Tasks will include but will not necessarily be limited to assisting the research team with recruiting and maintaining regular contact with school principals and helping to administer student surveys in schools during the academic year. The study is currently administering student surveys, so that task comprises the bulk of the position duties at this time.
This position will be located in Indianapolis, IN.

Minimum Qualifications

* We are seeking applicants with the following qualifications:

* A Bachelor’s degree (or currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree) in education, social work, or a related field

* Good computer skills (e.g., proficiency with Word and Excel are essential)

* Experience working with adolescents and/or schools

The following qualities are also essential to the position:

– Excellent communication, and interpersonal skills

– Attention to detail

– Ability to meet deadlines and balance multiple tasks and projects

– Willingness to learn new skills and acquire new responsibilities

– Self-motivation

– ability to work independently as well as collaboratively

– Fluency or near fluency in the Spanish language

Preferred Qualifications

* Experience working with adolescents and/or schools.

* Fluency or near fluency in Spanish

* Special Instructions to Applicants

The project will span from now until August 2017.

Position is located in Indianapolis, IN.

Department Alliance for Catholic Education (28010)

Department Website

Family / Sub-FamilyNo Eprism / Other_No Eprism

Career Stream/LevelN/A

Department Hiring Pay Range$15 – $18/hr depending on experience

Pay IDBi-Weekly

Job Category : Administrator/Professional

Job Type : Temporary

Schedule: Days of Week & Hours

Days may begin at 7 AM and end at 3:30 PM

Training will begin in mid February

Schedule: Hours/Week 10-20 hours per week

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