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The incumbent will collaborate carefully with departmental colleagues to create a way of life of impact-pushed education packages strategically aligned with the Education Department’s project. The Education Data Analyst will work closely with the Project Manager to broaden and enforce evaluation techniques that display the effect of the Family Math undertaking. The Education Data Analyst could be worried about the following five middle components of the station’s Family Math project: 1) improvement of methods for facts series and guide, 2) facts series and tracking supervision, three) data structures control, 4) records sharing/reporting, and 5) assessment and assessment. The perfect candidate could have a wonderful tune file of engaging in community-based research tasks and can be familiar with qualitative and quantitative strategies, with an ardor for making sure that all kids have a super education. This position will encompass a few tours among Compton network partners for assessment and study purposes. There will also be a journey among the Costa Mesa and Burbank workplaces.
80% Project Implementation
Help conceptualize, expand, and execute a plan to assess the station’s Family Math initiative. Co-layout, broaden, enforce, and manage software assessment, research, and evaluation to acquire actionable information that proves the effect. Develop project/final results location for Family Math & early getting to know agendas in collaboration early gaining knowledge of group and community partners. Collaborate with the training/engagement department to expand and refine tools for monitoring the development of techniques, outreach, and applications as appropriate.
Lead efforts to proactively become aware of evaluation challenges and offer recommendations on measuring impact. Lead efforts to track software/operational signs and utilize diverse facts to display development closer to desires. Conduct well-known logistical work to assist evaluation activities, along with however not confined to cognizance groups, tracking of data, evaluation, and evaluate of studies and information.
Compile and synthesize records that may be used to define programmatic goals, become aware of rising troubles, and recommend new partnerships, and appoint diverse approaches to percentage learnings extensively—conduct ad-hoc evaluation of present internal and external secondary datasets from companions. Implement a quality assurance manner of all evaluation, research, and records reviews. Develop a fixed of records tools that might be shared with partners, consisting of interactive dashboards and reports. Uphold excessive requirements of facts safety, privacy, and ethics.
Summarize understanding merchandise (i.E., evaluation findings, research reports, mirrored image blogs, etc.) for the stations, funders, key stakeholders, and/or government leadership application directors, while required.
Contribute to briefs, articles, monographs, blog posts, and different studies and communication efforts.
Develop and preserve relationships with different researchers and stakeholder agencies.
Build relationships and work collaboratively with the information workforce within authorities corporations, training establishments, and community companies.
10% General Support
Respond to inquiries, behavior daily business, and represent the station with a particularly professional and personable demeanor always. Assist with PBS SoCal programmatic and educational tasks as needed. Perform other obligations as assigned.
Master’s Degree with a minimum of 5 years of associated revel in evaluating, research, and measurement and information initiatives desired; Ph.D. desired. Experience working on research and evaluation projects that concentrate on one or extra of the following areas is pretty favored: maternal/infant fitness, early life training, systems trade evaluation, public health, and method improvement—experience with information improvement and control, monitoring gear, facts visualization, and data analytics software program.
Demonstrated capability to conceptualize, conceive, coordinate, control, put in force, and examine large or multiple projects. Solid information of quantitative and qualitative strategies, sturdy analytical talents, and the ability to critique application designs and methodologies. Knowledge of and revel in formative and summative research studies—continuous first-rate development of information evaluation and tracking.
Demonstrated working expertise and knowledge with research and assessment methodologies. Effective communications skills to efficaciously speak facts to an expansion of audiences. Resourceful, self-directed, and bendy group participant. Ability to accomplish multiple responsibilities, prioritize paintings, and be cozy with a fast-paced environment. Computer literacy and proficiency in Microsoft Office programs, Google Docs, Apple/Android era (iPads, etc.), and modern instructional technology practices Excellent attendance, punctuality, and dependability Must be capable of paintings evenings and weekends, sometimes Ability to raise 25 pounds Valid Driver’s License and reliable car to tour to outreach occasions