Continuing Education Program Assistant

Penn State University

Penn State Lehigh Valley
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
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Penn State Lehigh Valley
Continuing Education
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Penn State Lehigh Valley is currently accepting applications for the Continuing Education Program Assistant position. The ideal candidate will be responsible to the Program Coordinator for general assistance with the planning, coordination, and implementation of academic support services and tutorial services for all pre-college programs at the Overlook Park location. Principal Duties and Responsibilities: Establish and maintain contact with on and off-campus academic administration, staff, faculty, etc. to keep informed about changes in programs, requirements, student needs, etc., and to provide feedback on student progress in tutoring and supplemental instruction in order to better meet student needs. Assist in referral of student with unusual needs or problems to the proper resource person and inform supervisor. Participate in periodic in-service training programs and staff meetings. Assist in planning, coordination, and implementation of programs and tutoring services offered on and off campus, of student orientation programs, of academic seminars and of skill building workshops. Provide academic support programs and services to pre-college students needing assistance and evaluation testing in basic skills. Evaluate effectiveness of programs and services in order to make recommendations and revisions as necessary. Education: Associate`s degree and two years of experience in academic student services. Administrative Experience: One year administrative experience in supporting Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) and Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) services for pre-college students.

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