Boston, Massachusetts

Job Posting Description

At Boston Children’s Hospital, the quality of our care – and our inclusive hospital working environment – lies in the diversity of our people. With patients from local communities and 160 countries around the world, we’re committed to reflecting the spectrum of their cultures, while opening doors of opportunity for our team. Here, different talents pursue common goals. Voices are heard and ideas are shared. Join us, and discover how your unique contributions can change lives. Yours included.

Boston Children’s Hospital Neighborhood Partnerships (BCHNP) is a school-based behavioral health program committed to working with school communities most impacted by systemic inequities.  Our purpose is to promote the social, emotional, and behavioral health and wellbeing of students, caregivers, and staff in partnership with Boston Public Schools.  For 18 years, we have collaborated with community members and organizations to provide clinical care, consultation, professional development, research, and advocacy. 

BCHNP is hiring a full-time (1.0) Research Data Coordinator to work as a member of the program’s Research and Evaluation Team.  BCHNP’s Research and Evaluation Team develops, adapts, and implements plans and staff trainings for documentation, evaluation, reporting, and dissemination related to BCHNP’s services.  

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinating the collection and organization of clinical data to help describe the utilization of and outcomes relevant to program services.
  • Contributing to the development and ongoing monitoring of clinical databases utilizing SPSS and SQL.
  • Participating in all aspects of data management, including collection, entry, cleaning, and analysis.
  • Preparing data summaries for internal and external audiences, including tables, charts, and graphs.
  • Serving as a liaison to clinical staff, including fielding questions regarding clinical paperwork and measures; providing consultation for the evaluation of specific projects; and monitoring paperwork.
  • Conducting literature reviews utilizing online journal sources such as EBSCO and PubMed.
  • Assisting with the preparation of program materials relevant to information dissemination, including presentations, posters, manuscripts, and grant proposals.
  • Participating in relevant BCHNP and Department of Psychiatry meetings and trainings.

To qualify, you must have:

  • 1-2 years related work experience preferred.
  • Basic knowledge of principles typically acquired through completion of a Bachelor's degree in the health sciences, mathematics or related field.
  • The analytical and critical thinking skills to gather and interpret various types of data that are moderately complex to complex.
  • Knowledge of basic data management software (e.g., SPSS, Word, Excel).
  • Critical attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Excellent organizational skills and the ability to set and meet deadlines.
  • The ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
  • The ability to work effectively both independently and within a group environment, as well as a willingness to learn and implement problem solving strategies.
  • Interest or experience working in behavioral health, community or school-based programs with a social justice and racial equity lens.
  • BCHNP is committed to building a culturally diverse staff and strongly encourages persons of color, bilingual applicants, and BPS graduates to apply.

During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.


BCH offers competitive compensation and benefits.

Boston Children’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

Boston, Massachusetts

Boston Children's Hospital is a 404-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Boston Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age. (Our services can begin interventions at 15 weeks gestation and in some situations we also treat adults.)

We have approximately 25,000 inpatient admissions each year and our 200+ specialized clinical programs schedule 557,000 visits annually. Last year, the hospital performed more than 26,500 surgical procedures and 214,000 radiological examinations.

Our team of physicians and nurses has been recognized by a number of independent organizations for overall excellence, and we're proud to share some notable examples with you here.

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