Evaluation & Research Officer

CASA Downtown

Position Details: 1.0 FTE, In-scope, Permanent

Competition Number: 21-005 (please quote when applying)

Closing Date: January 18, 2021

 

Description:

Reporting to the Manager of Evaluation & Monitoring, the Evaluation & Research Officer works collaboratively within a multi-disciplinary team to ensure success in the areas of program evaluation, research, and corporate initiatives for continuous quality improvement.

 

Key responsibilities include:

  • Working collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders to design and conduct program evaluations;

  • Keeping current on evaluation methods, including developmental and principles-focused;

  • Developing and overseeing data management strategies;

  • Collecting, cleaning, and analyzing quantitative and qualitative data;

  • Preparing a variety of communication and knowledge translation materials such as reports, peer-reviewed journal manuscripts, infographics, pamphlets, and presentations;

  • Assisting in dissemination of findings with a focus on informing evidence-based decision making and quality improvement;

  • Aiding in the design, implementation, and interpretation of research projects; and

  • Supporting special projects as needed.

 

Requirements:

  • Master’s degree in a discipline that provides expertise in research and/or program evaluation methods is required.

  • Minimum of 1-2 years of experience in evaluation or other data collection or analysis projects

  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.

  • Experience in R, NVivo, Adobe Acrobat, and/or Publisher is an asset.

  • Superior written English in both formal and informal communications.

 

The ideal candidate will:

  • Enjoy working in a fast paced, highly collaborative, team environment;

  • Be a self-starter with superb organization and time management skills;

  • Possess excellent verbal communication skills;

  • Have a positive attitude and drive for continuous learning and improvement;

  • Have strong mentorship skills;

  • Possess keen and proactive problem solving and critical thinking skills;

  • Be detail-oriented;

  • Be able to view and work with systems both at micro and macro levels;

  • Have skills in project prioritization and management; and

  • Have experience and/or interest in children’s mental health.

 

Salary:

$29.00 - $37.20 per hour, depending on education and experience.

 

Benefits:

We are a learning organization that promotes and provides educational opportunities for staff.

Our employee benefit package consisting of excellent extended health and dental benefits – including acupuncture and massage - life insurance, short term and long term disability.  We also have a registered pension plan in which CASA contributes to almost 4.5% along with your contributions!  These benefits and more are available to you after your first 90 days with CASA

 

Disclaimer

We appreciate your interest in CASA Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health. However, only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted. CASA is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to providing employment opportunities to all individuals. CASA is not currently accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms. Only those candidates permissible to work in Canada are applicable to this position.

Submit your resume: employment@casaservices.org

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CASA Centre - Edmonton
10645 63 Ave NW
Edmonton, AB
T6H 1P7
Phone 780-400-2271
Fax 780-437-6133

 

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13415A Fort Rd NW
Edmonton, AB
T5A 1C6
Phone 780-410-8180
Fax 780-410-8499

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406 Peace Hills Trust Tower
10011 109 St NW
Edmonton, Alberta
T5J 3S8

Phone 780-400-2270
Fax 780-415-6050

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9400 Emerald Dr
Sherwood Park, AB 
T8H 0Y5
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CASA respectfully acknowledges that Alberta is located on Treaty 4, 6, 7, and 8 Territory traditional lands - a traditional gathering place for diverse Indigenous peoples, including the Cree, Blackfoot, Métis, Dene, Stoney-Nakota Sioux, Saulteaux, Siksika, the Piikuni, the Kainai, the Tsuut’ina, the Stoney-Nakoda First Nations, and many others whose histories, languages, and cultures continue to influence our vibrant community.