Careers at WestEd

"WestEd offers me opportunities to further my own learning, to be intellectually stimulated by colleagues and clients, and, using cutting-edge research and practices, to make lasting contributions for children and families." — Vicki Hornus, Senior Program Associate with the Learning Innovations program at WestEd

"WestEd products are so engaging and useful because they're developed by caring professionals who are experts in their fields. They challenge us all to become better educators — and better people." — Danny Torres, WestEd Publications Manager

At WestEd, we apply unrivalled expertise to significant questions and important issues related to learning.

Our staff work across education, health, labor, child welfare, and other disciplines to create positive results for clients and communities.

Are you looking to make a quality difference for children, youth, and adults? Apply today, join our team, and discover why WestEd is recognized as one of the "Best Places to Work."

Working at WestEd

Available Regular Positions

Professional Development Specialist: Kindergarten Mathematics (Rialto) - Position #4578
Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics (STEM)
Home Office

Program Associate/Early Childhood Content Expert - Position #4572
Center for Child & Family Studies
Camarillo, CA

School and District Improvement Facilitator, Curriculum, Assessment and Instructional Specialist - Position #4573
Comprehensive School Assistance Program
Home Office

Organizational Development Specialist - Position #4574
Comprehensive School Assistance Program
Sacramento, CA

Program Associate II (2 Openings) - Position #4571
Center for Child & Family Studies
Home Office

Visibility & Branding Manager - Position #4570
Communications
San Francisco, CA

Senior Research Associate I - Position #4557
Assessment & Standards Development Services
San Francisco, CA

Director, Assessment and Standards Development Services - Position #4551
Assessment & Standards Development Services
San Francisco, CA

IT Help Desk Team Lead - Position #4518
Information Services
San Francisco, CA

School and District Improvement Facilitator (Racine, Wisconsin)-2 Openings - Position #4491
Comprehensive School Assistance Program
Home Office

Professional Development Specialist in Early Childhood Education - Santa Ana/Riverside/Colton - Position #4494
Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics (STEM)
Home Office

Early Childhood Content Specialist - Position #4486
Assessment & Standards Development Services
San Francisco, CA

Professional Development Specialist: Kindergarten Mathematics (Merced and Tracy) $51K-$64K/YR - Position #4479
Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics (STEM)
Home Office

Research Assistant (Part-Time) - Position #4446
Evaluation Research Program
Washington, DC

Research Associate-Analytic - Position #4387
Assessment & Standards Development Services
San Francisco, CA

CA School/District Improvement Facilitator - Position #4346
Comprehensive School Assistance Program
Home Office

Available Temporary Positions

PITC PQ Infant/Toddler Specialist - Position #4475
Center for Child & Family Studies
Home Office

Available Internships

There are no open internships at this time.

WestEd is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or veterans’ status.

If you need an accommodation to complete the online application, please call 415.615.3131. Please leave a message and a member of our Human Resources team will return your call within three business days. Alternatively, send an email to hr-help@wested.org with “Applicant Accommodation” in the subject line of the email. Please note that this phone number and email are only for those individuals who would like to request an accommodation to apply for a job.