Student Affairs Specialist

Penn State Harrisburg
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
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Penn State Harrisburg
Student Affairs
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The Student Affairs Specialist is a part-time position that supports the Division of Student Affairs and the units within. The position will support co-curricular program design, delivery, assessment, marketing, and research. This position will collaborate with unit staff to examine current and identify new co-curricular programs to provide purposeful and impactful co-curricular programs to enrich the holistic college student experience at Penn State Harrisburg. Co-curricular program design includes identifying goals and objectives, creating outlines, and implementing assessment. This position will reference CAS Professional Standards of Higher Education, peer institution co-curricular programming, and others sources as part of the design and assessment strategies. In addition, this role will support Student Affairs unit staff to develop purposeful partnerships with faculty and staff, develop town and gown relationships with Middletown, and capital region businesses, organizations, and community groups to provide increased and impactful opportunities to Penn State Harrisburg students. Other duties will include supporting the management of OrgSync portals, pages, and developing online trainings. The successful candidate must be adaptable, excel in a fast paced environment, self-motivated, detail-oriented, and work well within a diverse student, staff, and faculty population. To be considered for this position, please submit a web application, cover letter, and resume.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,104 $23,748 $31,392
B $17,712 $26,124 $34,524
C $19,152 $28,728 $38,304
D $21,072 $31,620 $42,156
E $23,604 $35,400 $47,196
F $26,436 $39,660 $52,872
G $29,136 $44,412 $59,712
H $33,192 $50,616 $68,040
I $37,848 $57,696 $77,580
J $42,444 $65,772 $89,136
K $49,236 $76,308 $103,392
L $57,120 $88,524 $119,928
M $66,240 $102,672 $139,116
N $78,168 $121,152 $164,148
O $90,768 $142,968 $195,168
P $107,124 $168,696 $230,280
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088