POSITION OVERVIEW

The Partnership for Los Angeles Schools is committed to providing all of our students with the preparation that they need to matriculate to the 4-year college of their choice and be successful upon arrival. In order to support that vision, we are seeking a College Data Analyst to work with the Partnership’s Data & Impact team as well as the five Partnership high schools. The College Data Analyst supports the Partnership’s efforts to empower schools and students to make data driven decisions and establish systems for data collection.

The College Data Analyst will: 

  • support school counselors in collecting and systematizing student level data related to their college applications, acceptances, and plans

  • clean and maintain data dashboards

  • conduct literature reviews and make recommendations for best practices in college advising and promoting college completion for first generation college students

  • create data visualizations with college data

The Partnership is committed to continuously building an anti-racist culture that promotes diversity,

equity, inclusion, and belonging in classrooms and in our home office and at our school sites. The College Data Analyst will be an individual who is excited to keep these values in mind when executing day-to-day tasks and responsibilities.

QUALIFICATIONS

1) Shared Beliefs

  • Belief that education transforms lives and that every student deserves the opportunity to go to college

  • Belief in the power of our communities, and respect for our families in Boyle Heights, South LA and Watts.

  • Belief in the Partnership’s mission, approach, and core values and a commitment to improving college access and preparation for students

  • A commitment to fostering a diverse, equitable and inclusive work environment for all team members

  • Humility and respect for the hard work of school leaders, teachers, parents, and students

  • Reflective and a life-long learner

  • Strong work ethic

  • High level of integrity

  • Unwavering commitment to the advancement of opportunities for Black and Brown youth

  • A positive outlook, flexibility, and a sense of possibility in stressful situations

  • An excitement about collaborating with colleagues, students, teachers, counselors, administrators, and families in service of our college success mission and vision.

2) Required knowledge, skills & abilities:

  • Intermediate level Excel experience

  • Beginning experience with R, STATA, or SQL

  • Ability to present in front of groups of staff confidently and effectively

  • Interest in using data to increase college completion

3) Minimum educational level:

  • Bachelors degree required.

4) Preferred Experience:

  • Experience working cleaning, analysis and reporting data

  • Experience working in a public school setting 

 

COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS

Employee will be paid according to the AmeriCorps subsistence rate for Los Angeles County: $925.12 biweekly. Education award upon successful completion of service, Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend, Training, Relocation Allowance, Health Coverage, Living Allowance.

 

TO APPLY

Please prepare your resume and a cover letter tailored to this position. You will submit your documents using our online application system here .

For technical assistance or questions, please email Alex Karas (alex.karas@partnershipla.org).
 

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Partnership for LA Schools is a contractor with Los Angeles Unified School District and has implemented a Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccine Policy. All new employees are required to be fully vaccinated a week before their start date unless they are approved for an accommodation due to a medical reason, or because of a sincerely held religious belief. 

For more information about this policy, please email the Manager of Home Office Talent & Organizational Culture at Melanie.Liu@PartnershipLA.org.

Department: Academic
This is a full time position

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