Careers

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Interested in a job at WIDA?

We offer career opportunities across the organization, from research to project management, all of which are united around one vision: being the most trusted resource for the education of language learners. We hire talented people who put children first, leverage research to drive innovation, embrace collaboration, and are motivated by our mission.

Open Positions

Assistant Director of Professional Learning

Deadline to Apply: November 13, 2018

This position will lead a team to prioritize the adoption of SLD standards, WIDA Español (the associated professional learning training and development activities) and other multilingual programs that are within the strategic plan for the Professional Learning Division. More information, including application requirements, is available on the Jobs at UW-Madison Website.

Financial Specialist Senior

Deadline to Apply: November 16, 2018

This role will provide financial and administrative assistance as well as gain an overall awareness and understanding of the work flow of WIDA's administrative services to support the completion of work on deadlines, including accounting and financial reporting activities. More information, including application requirements, is available on the Jobs at UW-Madison Website.

Psychometrician

Deadline to Apply: November 27, 2018

This position is housed within WIDA's Assessment department.  The Psychometrician will provide statistical analysis and interpretation of results as it applies to the organization's primary focus under the supervision of the Senior Director of Assessment.  More information, including application requirements, is available on the Jobs at UW-Madison Website.

Professional Learning Specialist

Deadline to Apply: November 29, 2018

This position is located in the Professional Learning department, which designs and delivers innovative professional development opportunities related to the implementation of the WIDA standards and assessment products. More information, including application requirements, is available on the Jobs at UW-Madison Website.

 

Benefits

WIDA is an organization committed to:

  • Individual training and development
  • Work/family balance
  • Inclusion in work and hiring practices
  • Kindness and collaboration over competition
  • Space to make mistakes, learn and grow

The University offers a generous benefits package, including:

  • Paid time off (vacation, personal holiday, sick leave and legal holidays)
  • Insurance coverage options (health, dental, vision, life, disability and retirement)

Process

To apply for one of our open positions, follow the link to the job description listed on the Jobs at UW-Madison page and select the Apply Now button.

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