Homework Hotline Math Tutors

Penn State University

Penn State New Kensington
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Penn State New Kensington


PSU Homework Hotline at Penn State New Kensington Several Anticipated Openings (6 – 10 hours per week). Excellent on-campus job for PSNK students! Earn $11 per hour; strengthen your own math skills; enhance your communication skills; help middle and high school students become stronger math students; shine for future employers! (This will look really good on your resume, and it will give you something impressive to talk about in your interviews!) PSNK Homework Hotline Math Tutors will guide middle and high school students through their troublesome math assignments – over the phone. Be a part of the PSU Homework Hotline! PSNK is one of for Penn State campuses piloting this new project. PSU’s Homework Hotline is modeled after a highly successful program at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology. Check out their video of a Homework Hotline tutor responding to a call: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SfafAKzOfpY&feature=youtu.be What do you need to apply? Strong technical skill in math. Desire to help others to learn. A bility to communicate clearly. Availability for evening hours (Sunday – Thursday: 6:45 p.m. – 10:15 p.m.) – not every one of those days; just within that time frame. To apply submit the following required application materials: Application, cover letter, resume, and faculty recommendation (Penn State preferred; high school teacher recommendation accepted). If you need help getting your application materials ready, go to PSNK’s Career Services for help! Please apply right away! The Homework Hotline will be up and running in early September, and we need a few more good students - like you! Questions? Contact Adam Robinson at axr500@psu.edu or 724-334-6095.

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