Open Position

Part Time Assignment Quality Evaluators for Short Term Project

 About the Position

Pivot Learning is looking for several short term Assignment Quality Evaluators to rate assignments given to English Learners as part of an extended research study. Evaluators will use an Assignment Quality Rubric developed in partnership with English Learner experts. The project will last from approximately August 2020 through March 2021. During this time period, we expect each Assignment Quality Evaluator to dedicate 1020 hours per week, depending on availability. All work will be completed remotely. We welcome and encourage candidates from diverse backgrounds.

Overview

  • Participate in 12 virtual background sessions to ensure fluent understanding of rubric and interrater reliability
  • Rate assignments at a rate of approximately 15 minutes per assignment
  • Regularly track ratings into a shared system

Background Qualifications

  • Experience working with English Learners in a classroom setting, preferably teaching or supporting teachers with instruction
  • High attention to detail to ensure ratings are accurately measured and tracked
  • Comfort working with both digital and hardcopy assignments
  • Organizational skills and ability to work with a large volume of data
  • Experience and comfort with data entry
  • Interest in improving educational opportunities for English Learners
  • Bachelor’s degree. Preferred: enrolled in a graduate program for education
  • Availability during Fall 2020-Spring 2021
  • Computer and internet access required (Evaluators will use their own computer and internet access).

Background Compensation and Benefits

Assignment Quality Evaluators will be paid $20/hour. This is a short term, part-time, contract position.

If interested, please send your resume and a cover letter expressing your interest in this project using the form below.

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