Student Helper, Research

Job ID 2023-51297
Area of Interest
Research & Development
Location Name
818 Stewart
FTE/Hours per pay period
Per Diem (hours per bi-weekly pay periods varies)
Work Status
Per Diem
Research Integration Hub
Day Shift
Primary Location : City
Primary Location : State/Province
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Collaborate with the Research and Integration Hub team to devise and execute strategies for gathering insights from a wide range of youth and parents/caregivers about the content and practice of research in the Seattle Children’s Research Division. This involves shaping the process for obtaining input and feedback, as well as enhancing research methodologies to align with the preferences of diverse youth and families, thus fostering broader and more diverse involvement.


The responsibilities of this position would include the following:

  • Organizing and designing community events and related activities that provide information about what pediatric health research is, and the types of pediatric health research being done at Seattle Children’s.
  • Conducting outreach initiatives aimed at encouraging the participation of diverse youth and parents/caregivers in sharing their perspectives on research involvement.
  • Leading and partaking in community events and similar engagements that serve as platforms for gathering input from youth and parents/caregiver groups.

Job Posting Addendum

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

- Knowledge of software applications, and proficiency using MS Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, Access, etc.)

- Effective communication and interpersonal skills

- Able to work independently and on a team

- Able to prioritize tasks

- Attention to detail


Required Education/Experience:

  • Attending High School at least at the "Junior" level OR High school diploma or equivalent experience.

Required Credentials:

  • N/A.


  • Data entry and word processing experience.
  • Knowledge of medical terminology.
  • Administrative experience in a research setting.
  • Currently enrolled in college level courses

Min to Max Hourly Salary

$19.00 - $25.44 /hr

Min to Max Annual Salary

$39,520.00 - $52,915.20 /yr

Salary Information

This compensation range was calculated based on full-time employment (2080 hours worked per calendar year). Offers are determined by multiple factors including equity, skills, experience, and expertise, and may vary within the range provided.

The union pay ranges can be found on the Seattle Children’s website here: WSNA - UFCW

Seattle Children’s offers annual incentive pay based upon performance that is commensurate with the level of the position.

Disclaimer for Out of State Applicants

This compensation range is specific to Seattle, positions located outside of Seattle may be compensated differently depending on various factors.

Benefits Information

Seattle Children’s offers a generous benefit package, including medical, dental, and vision plans, 403(b), life insurance, paid time off, tuition reimbursement, and more. Click here for more information.

About Us

Hope. Care. Cure. These three simple words capture what we do at Seattle Children’s – to help every child live the healthiest and most fulfilling life possible.  Are you ready to engage with a mission-driven organization that is life-changing to many, and touches the hearts of all? #HOPECARECURE


As one of the nation's top five pediatric research centers, Seattle Children's Research Institute is dedicated to providing hope, care, and cures to help every child live the healthiest and most fulfilling life possible.


Our investigators are involved in hundreds of projects that cover every phase of research, from studying how diseases work to improving investigational therapies. They have pioneered groundbreaking cystic fibrosis treatments and cutting-edge cancer therapies that help a child's immune system defeat cancer, and made other major contributions to pediatric medicine. 


Researchers work in close collaboration with one another, their colleagues at partner institutions including the University of Washington and Fred Hutch and our healthcare providers at Seattle Children's Hospital, one of U.S. News & World Report’s top children's hospitals. This collaboration is one of our key strengths, allowing our faculty to draw on a variety of disciplines and techniques as they pursue solutions to some of medicine's most complex problems.


We are committed to not only treating disease but to eliminating it. Help us achieve our vision of being a worldwide leader in pediatric research aimed to improve the health and well-being of children. If you are interested in a challenging career aimed at groundbreaking research, Seattle Children's Research Institute is the place for you.

Our Commitment to Diversity

Our community welcomes diverse experiences, backgrounds, and thoughts as this is what drives our spirit of inquiry and allows us to better connect with our increasingly diverse patients and families. Our organization recruits, employs, trains, compensates, and promotes without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.


The people who work at Seattle Children’s are members of a community that seeks to respect and celebrate all the qualities that make each of us unique. Each of us is empowered to be ourselves within this community, which cultivates and promotes equity, diversity, and inclusion at all levels.


Seattle Children’s is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Workplace and Affirmative Action Employer.


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