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Program Assessement Specialist

The Rhode Island Association for the Education of Young Children is recruiting a BrightStars Program Assessment Specialist. This position is responsible for conducting child care program quality assessments using standardized tools and other data collection instruments and completing detailed written reports of these assessments. Program Assessment Specialist is also responsible for ongoing communication with programs to support appropriate completion of applications for a BrightStars rating and facilitating professional development related to quality and the assessment process. Applicants for this position should be highly-motivated, mission-driven and have a commitment to professional and personal excellence. JOB POSTING

Early Childhood Data Collector
Data collectors will work independently with oversight from RIAEYC staff on an evaluation of Rhode Island’s State Funded PreK Program in association with Child Trends.  This will involve visiting child care programs across Rhode Island and collecting data in preschool classrooms during the 2017-2018 school year and beyond.  Data collection may also be conducted in family child care programs and homes. JOB POSTING


For general inquiries, email info@RIAEYC.org or call 401-739-6100. View staff bios by clicking on their name. 

Administration Staff

Data and Communications Staff

Early Childhood Initiatives Staff

Program Assessment Staff