Careers 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."

Available Regular Positions

Administrative Assistant - Position #5250
Center for Child & Family Studies
San Francisco, CA

Administrative Assistant - Position #5249
Information Services
San Francisco, CA

Family Engagement Facilitator - Position #5246
Comprehensive School Assistance Program
New York, Connecticut, New Jersey, Florida, Georgia, Pennsylvania (Remote Locations & First Priority of Hiring Within Northeast & Southeast Regions of the U.S.)

Quality Improvement Coordinator for Quality Rating & Improvement System (QRIS) Santa Clara County - Position #5248
Center for Child & Family Studies
Home Office

Resource Development Associate - Position #5237
Institutional Development
San Francisco, CA

STEM Research Assistant II - Position #5239
Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics (STEM)
Redwood City, CA

Early Childhood Resource Development Specialist - Position #5236
Center for Child & Family Studies
Camarillo, CA, Oakland, CA, Sacramento, CA, San Francisco, CA, Sausalito, CA

School and District Improvement Facilitator, English Learner Specialist - Position #5235
Comprehensive School Assistance Program
California, New York (Flexible)

Administrative Assistant - Position #5233
Standards, Assessment, and Accountability Services
San Francisco, CA

Federal IDEA Fiscal Reporting Specialist - Position #5195
Learning Innovations
Home Office Nationwide

Professional Learning Specialist in Science - Position #5208
Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics (STEM)
Oakland, CA

Federal IDEA Fiscal Reporting Senior Technical Assistance Provider - Position #5196
Center for Prevention & Early Intervention
Home Office

Mathematics Content Specialist - Position #5190
Standards, Assessment, and Accountability Services
Home Office, San Francisco, CA

Professional Development & Technical Assistance Specialist - Position #5183
Center for Prevention & Early Intervention
Home Office (California or Arizona)

Project Coordinator II - Position #5146
Standards, Assessment, and Accountability Services
San Francisco, CA

Available Temporary Positions

Survey Proctor/Bilingual - Position #5229
Health & Human Development Program
Home Office

STEM Administrative Assistant - Position #5222
Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics (STEM)
Oakland, CA

Science Item Writer - Position #5221
Standards, Assessment, and Accountability Services
Home Office

PITC PQ Infant/Toddler Specialist (San Mateo, Santa Cruz, Santa Clara, Monterey, San Benito) - Position #5197
Center for Child & Family Studies
Home Office

PITC PQ Infant/Toddler Specialist - Position #5137
Center for Child & Family Studies
Sausalito, CA

PITC PQ Infant/Toddler Specialist - Position #5185
Center for Child & Family Studies
Sausalito, CA

Bilingual Child Assessor (Sacramento and Yuba City) - Position #5184
Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics (STEM)
Home Office

PITC PQ Infant/Toddler Specialist - Position #5171
Center for Child & Family Studies
Sausalito, CA

Bilingual Child Assessor (Red Bluff or Redding) - Position #5169
Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics (STEM)
Home Office

Bilingual Child Assessor (Chico) - Position #5168
Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics (STEM)
Home Office

PITC PQ Infant/Toddler Specialist (San Luis Obispo ,Santa Barbara or Fresno) Bilingual - Position #5108
Center for Child & Family Studies
Home Office

Available Internships

There are no open internships at this time.




Equal Employment Opportunity

WestEd is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veterans’ status or other status protected by applicable law.

For additional information on EEO requirements please review:

Further Assistance

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.

If you are having difficulty applying for a position, please contact us at recruitingassistance@wested.org. We will respond to your inquiry within 24 hours. Again, this email is to assist if you are having difficulty applying and not to apply for one of the listed positions.