Bilingual (English/Spanish) research assistant needed for intervention research project ("Salud al Dia") aiming to enhance support for effective healthcare access and use by immigrant Latino families. Duties will include home-based Spanish language surveys, phone-based participant surveys, support with data management, data reporting, and community and academic presentations. Must have prior experience working with immigrant Latino populations and excellent oral and written communication skills in both languages. The position includes travel to home-based interviews in Baltimore City and surrounding suburbs, and is responsible for own travel arrangements. Pay based on experience.
Bachelor's degree in related discipline.
Some related experience.
Additional education may substitute for required experience and additional related experience may substitute for required education, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.
JHU Equivalency Formula: 18 graduate degree credits may substitute for one year of experience. Additional related experience may substitute for required education on the same basis. For jobs where equivalency is permitted, up to two years of non-related college course work may be applied towards the total minimum education/experience required for the respective job.
Fluent or proficient in Spanish (there is a brief phone assessment to confirm fluency for the position).
Has their own car.
Preference is given to those who have a good number of available hours during normal workday hours (Mon-Fri, 9a-5p) in order to best accommodate the needs of the research participants who come to the clinic during those hours.
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