Student Learning Center Tutors/Peer Academic Leaders for 2017-18

Penn State University

Penn State Berks
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Date Closing:
open until filled
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Penn State Berks
Academic Affairs


The Learning Center facilitates individual and small group tutoring sessions for all math classes offered at Berks and a variety of other challenging classes such as languages, accounting, physics, and more. The Tutor will integrate effective study and learning strategies in addition to discussing content information during their sessions with the ultimate goal of assisting the student develop into a successful, independent learner. Tutors will have regularly scheduled hours that are determined based on need and the tutors existing class schedule, be responsible for maintaining record of student contact, and submit paperwork in a timely manner. The minimum requirements of this position are a cumulative grade point average of 3.25 or higher and an “A” in any course being tutored. Candidates for this position will adhere to Penn State’s Academic Integrity policy, agree to act appropriately in terms of confidentiality, communication, punctuality, and collegiality, and also agree to act in a professional manner respecting all types of individuals in our diverse university community. The number of positions available is dependent upon the academic needs of our students per semester. To be considered for this position, you must be a full-time Penn State Berks student.

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

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088