JOB NO.: 102483-FTF

Work Type: Staff-Full Time

Department: EDUC/WCER

Location: Madison

Categories: Event Planning, Program Coordination, Office & Administrative Support, Other

Employment Class: University Staff-Fixed Term Finite

Position Vacancy ID: 102483

Working Title: Administrative Specialist

Official Title: UNIV SERVICES ASSOC 2(16660)

Hiring Department: A177500-SCHOOL OF EDUCATION/WCER

FTE: 100%

Term: This is a Terminal appointment

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $14.25

Job Summary:

The Wisconsin Center for Education Research at the University of Wisconsin-Madison is home to the WIDA Consortium (, a leader in the development of products and services intended to support the needs of English language learners (ELLs) and their educators, including the development of large-scale assessments. This year, WIDA's flagship assessment, ACCESS for ELLs 2.0 , will be administered to over 1.5 million students in 38 states. This position will be based in WIDA's Professional Learning department providing administrative support to the delivery, design, and management teams.

This is a two year fixed-term position, but may be made permanent pending additional funding.

Schedule Comment:

7:45am - 4:30pm - 45 mins lunch with some flexibility permitted


Franchesca Beswick
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Instructions to applicants:

To apply for this position please upload a current resume as well as a cover letter addressed to Kimberly Ross. Applicants will be asked to provide the names and contact information of three professional references.

Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Probationary Period will be Required

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Advertised: 14 Jul 2017 Central Daylight Time

Application Close: 2 Aug 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time