The Gaab Lab at Boston Children’s Hospital is seeking a part-time psychoeducational evaluator for a study investigating which screening measures are most predictive of later reading difficulties in English-Spanish speaking children. The successful candidate will administer several psychometric assessments pertaining to cognitive, language, and reading development, including the Comprehensive Test of Phonological Processing, the Clinical Evaluation of Language Fundamentals, the Woodcock Reading Mastery Test, the Test of Word Reading Efficiency, and the RAN/RAS. This position involves conducting multiple testing sessions at participating schools during the school day with kindergartners and first graders. Testers also complete the scoring of the assessments and complete a series of tasks including downloading recordings and noting tests completed. The candidate will work primarily at schools in the greater Boston area within a 1-hour radius and at Boston Children’s Hospital (Boston and Waltham locations). 

 

Candidates must be native Spanish speakers. Candidates should have experience administering psychoeducational assessments and experience working with kindergarteners/first graders in assessment settings. The candidates will work approximately 20-30 hours per week (varies based on scheduling). Hourly pay ranges from $20 to $30 depending on experience. To apply, please send a CV and brief cover letter directly to Jade Dunstan ().

 

 

"Nothing in science has any value to society if it is not communicated." Anne Roe (1904-1991)

 

Nadine Gaab, PhD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Boston Children’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School   

Department of Medicine/Division of Developmental Medicine

Laboratories of Cognitive Neuroscience

Mail stop code: BCH3178
1 Autumn Street (Office 643); Boston, MA 02115

phone: 857-218-3021

www.gaablab.com

www.bostonearlyliteracyscreener.com

Twitter: Nadine Gaab (@GaabLab)