Quality Research Assistant - Childreach

Job Details

Position Type

Contract - Full Time

Job Categories

Program / Project Evaluation & Development, Program / Project Management, Research


Post-Secondary Student


$12 per hour

Date Posted


Application Deadline: 

Friday, June 2, 2017

Position Description

Position Summary:

The Quality Research Assistant will support the London-Middlesex Quality Initiative Team in the areas of quality, innovative collaboration and collective impact.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work collaboratively with the Project Manager and Professional Learning Coordinator on special projects;
  • Gather perspectives on measurement tools and frameworks to determine community based solutions for quality approaches to ensure meaningful participation for our community;
  • Explore differentiated approaches and various strategies needed to ensure perspectives from a variety of diverse cultural backgrounds and programs on reserves are priorities;
  • Cultivate information sharing opportunities among educators.


Preference for a student in a post-secondary program related to one of the following: Early Childhood Leadership, Early Childhood Education, or Research Development, Policy and Advocacy.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Exceptional interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated understanding of practices and ideologies that support continuous quality improvement
  • Understanding of various approaches to support questioning, researching and reflection
  • Ability to engage and influence inter-professional collaboration
  • Knowledgeable in collecting and analyzing data and the development of resources to improve practice
  • Good computer skills including word processing, updating social media and innovative communication strategies
  • Excellent time management and organization skills

Priority will be given to visible minorities, First Nations individuals and those speaking a second language. Childreach welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities.  Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

This is a summer position - 30 hours per week for 7 weeks starting July 10, 2017.  Eligible candidates will be post-secondary students who will be returning to fulltime studies in Fall 2017.

Please send cover letter and resume by email to hr@childreach.on.ca or drop off in person at Childreach, 265 Maitland St., London, ON by Friday, June 2, 2017 at 4 p.m. Please identify job title and indicate attention: Human Resources.

How to Apply

How to Apply: 

  • cover letter
  • resume

Application Deadline: 

Friday, June 2, 2017
265 Maitland St.
London, Ontario, N6B 2Y3


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