Coordinator of Educational Field Experiences (PK-4)

Penn State Abington
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Penn State Abington
Division of Social Sciences


Penn State Abington seeks applications for the position of Coordinator of Educational Field Experiences in its undergraduate elementary education (PK-4) program. The position begins August 2018. A minimum of three years experience teaching in public elementary school is required; supervisory experience as well as experience with urban schools is desirable. Applicants must have an EdD or PhD in an education-related field. Responsibilities for the position include coordinating the process for student teaching and practicum application and field placement, developing and maintaining relationships with local schools throughout Montgomery, Bucks, and Philadelphia counties, supervision of pre-professional clinical experiences and of student teachers in schools, planning and executing a series of weekly student teaching seminars each semester, conducting formal written student evaluations, maintaining data, managing student electronic portfolios, assigning and supervising additional part-time student teacher supervisors when needed, and assisting students in preparing their PDE Instructional I applications. Penn State Abington serves racially- and ethnically-diverse students, first-generation college students, students from a range of socio-economic backgrounds, and a significant international student population. Candidates should demonstrate a commitment to helping all students succeed through engagement in and out of the classroom. The Abington College is a four-year college of The Pennsylvania State University and is conveniently located near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. For more information about the college, visit our website at: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To apply, submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference. Application material must be submitted on-line. If you have questions regarding the position’s responsibilities, contact Dr. Ann Martinelli, Program Chair of Education (

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