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Employment Opportunity – Evaluation Coordinator

EVALUATION COORDINATOR

Jessie-Lee McIsaac, Early Childhood Collaborative Research Centre

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Dr. Jessie-Lee McIsaac, Assistant Professor with the Faculty of Education and Department of Child and Youth Study, is seeking an Evaluation Coordinator at the Early Childhood Collaborative Research Centre.

 About the Opportunity

The Evaluation Coordinator position will support the management of current evaluation projects at the Early Childhood Collaborative Research Centre. This will include developing and adapting logic models and evaluation frameworks, coordinating data collection and analysis and leading the development of project deliverables. The Evaluation Coordinator will mentor graduate and undergraduate students and support liaisons with project sponsors and collaborators. This is a six-month term with the possibility of extension. Ideally, the incumbent would begin the position at part-time hours (~20hrs/week), with the possibility of increasing to full-time in 2019.

About You

  • Completion of a related Master’s
  • Knowledge and experience with evaluation theories/frameworks (e.g., theory of change, logic models).
  • Demonstrated skills with project management, qualitative and quantitative research and/or
  • Knowledge and experience of early childhood education and care provincial initiatives in Nova
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently, as well as a member of a
  • Able to supervise/mentor undergraduate/graduate
  • Excellent writing, interpersonal, communication and organizational
  • Demonstrated strong work ethic, professional demeanor, critical thinking, problem solving and sound
  • Competence with basic administrative functions and working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint). Experience with data analysis software (SPSS, NVivo), and Adobe Creative Cloud an asset
  • Bilingual in French language an asset (please identify in cover letter).

Classification: 6 Month, Term Contract, 20-35 hours/week

Starting Salary: $20 to $22 per hour plus 4% vacation pay, depending on experience Start Date: Flexible

Application Process: Please email a cover letter and resume that outlines your specific experience related to the job information and required skills to [email protected]. This competition closes on November 2nd.

 
Mount Saint Vincent University is strongly committed to fostering diversity and inclusion within our community and encourages applications from all qualified candidates including women, persons of any sexual orientations and gender identities and/or expressions, Indigenous persons, African Canadians, other racialized groups, persons with disabilities, and other groups that would contribute to the diversification of our campus. Candidates who identify as being from any of these groups are encouraged to voluntarily self-identify in their application materials. All qualified candidates are welcome to apply; however, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

PDF version of opportunity: ECCRC Evaluation Coordinator Oct 2018

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