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In Home Interviewer - Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging (CLSA)


The Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging (CLSA) is a unique research study focusing on aging in Canada. Over 50,000 individuals 45 years of age and older are being followed over a 20 year period. The CLSA site at the University of Victoria is currently seeking a part-time interviewer. This is an ideal position for someone with a flexible schedule who enjoys working with older adults.

Summary of Key Responsibilities

The successful applicant will be responsible for:

• Maintaining confidentiality and ethical standards at all times
• Booking and managing interviews using a home office
• Following approved protocols to obtain data, comply with quality standards, and maintain equipment
• Using study specific software programs to obtain and enter data
• Completing required training for the position

Requirements and Skills

• Reliable and professional, able to work independently and as a member of a team
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Detail oriented with strong organizational skills
• Strong problem solving and decision-making skills
• Able to multi-task and adapt to changing work environments
• Strong computer skills
• Able to adapt to technological changes
• Willing to travel to participants’ homes and other private locations throughout the South Island (including Duncan, Mill Bay, Western Communities, Sidney and Victoria)
• Research experience is an asset
• Experience working with older adults is an asset
• Access to personal transportation an asset
• Knowledge of the Western Communities and Sooke is an asset

Terms of employment

• This is a part-time grant funded position until March 31, 2024 with the possibility of renewal.
• Salary is based on the number of completed interviews. Base rate is $21.00 to $23.00 per hour.
• Please send a cover letter and CV to Monica Kelly at CLSAcoord@uvic.ca
• Include “CLSA Interviewer Position” in the subject line

Deadline for Applications is December 1, 2023, 4:00 pm