Volunteer Research Assistant

  • San Francisco, CA, US

CONTACT INFORMATION

PLEASE SEND RESUMES TO:

Zhen Zhao

Email: zzhao@felton.org

Agency Overview

Founded in 1889, Felton Institute (formerly Family Service Agency) is the oldest nonsectarian, nonprofit charitable social-services provider in the City and County of San Francisco. Our mission is to strengthen families by providing caring, effective, and innovative social services, with special emphasis on the needs of low-income families, children, the elderly, and individuals who are disabled, thus improving the quality of life for all San Franciscans.

Program Description

Felton Institute (FI) strives for Excellence in Clinical Training. FI provides intensive clinical training in evidence-based treatments to address the most complex mental-health issues of today. FI serves as the central resource in the implementation of evidence-based practices in every element of our service delivery, to maximize client recovery. Drawing on the nation's best teachers and clinicians, in many cases FI are taught by the very professors and clinicians who developed the original treatment methods.

Job Description

Volunteer will report to Program Evaluator and will be responsible for data management, literature reviews, report writing, and other research-related tasks. A candidate should be available to commit to PREP 7.5 hours (one full day) per week for at least 4 months.

This job opportunity will help the volunteer understand HIPAA compliance, develop experience in community-based research and learn Salesforce product.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum 1-year experience as RA
  • At least 2 years progress towards Bachelor's degree
  • Working knowledge of a variety of computer software applications (i.e. Excel, Word, and Adobe Acrobat)
  • Knowledge of social science research design and standard research methodology
  • Strong data entry/management skills
  • Strong quantitative skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to be a team player with a welcoming attitude

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Division: Research and Training

Reports to: Research and Evaluation Analyst

Position: One day per week 7.5 hours (4 months)

Location: 711 Van Ness Avenue, #520, San Francisco, CA

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  • 711 Van Ness Street
    San Francisco, CA, US 94102
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  • Duration:

    3 months or longer
  • Time commitment:

    Occasional (weekly or monthly)
  • Times of day:

    Mornings Afternoons
  • Days of week:

    Weekdays
  • Schedule:

    Flexible schedule

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