WestEd careers

Are you looking to make a quality difference for children, youth, and adults? Join our team at WestEd!

We apply unrivaled expertise to significant questions and important issues related to learning, working across education, health, justice, policy, labor, child welfare, and other disciplines to create positive results for clients and communities.

WestEd offers a range of professional growth and career development opportunities — both in-house and externally — that help staff broaden their knowledge, skills, and abilities. We also provide generous benefits for full-time and part-time employees.

Apply for one of the career opportunities listed, join WestEd, and discover why our employees consider us an “outstanding work environment” with “meaningful and exciting projects,” and “consistently kind, passionate, and interesting colleagues,” per Glassdoor reviews.

Learn more about WestEd

Check out WestEd’s Glassdoor page for an inside look at what it’s like to work at our agency, as well as salaries, reviews, and more!


WestEd CEO Glen Harvey talks about why WestEd is such a special place to work.


In 2016, WestEd celebrated our 50th anniversary. Learn more about our history in this video.