Education Program Associate

Penn State University

Penn State Erie, The Behrend College
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Penn State Erie, The Behrend College
Youth Education Outreach
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Penn State Behrend Youth Education Outreach is seeking a part-time person who is engaging, energetic, creative and self-motivated. This K-12 STEM Educator will work with the Youth Education Outreach Director and staff to lead on and off campus K-12 programming. Behrend`s K-12 programs give area youth the opportunity to use the college`s resources to participate in unique and exciting learning experiences. A successful candidate will be primarily responsible for creating, leading, and delivering hands-on STEM activities with students of all ages. Responsibilities will also include coordinating with school districts, educators, Penn State Behrend faculty, staff and students, and administrative duties related to this position. The capacity, creativity and the ability to develop the curriculum, integrate Common Core Standards and create hands-on learning activities are required. Work with faculty and students to develop activities and research new opportunities in related STEM areas. The candidate must have outstanding organization skills, the ability to multi-task, operate with a high level of attention to detail and be proficient in MS Office. This candidate must also have a passion for sharing STEM/STEAM careers and possibilities with others. Strong written and oral communication skills as well as excellent problem solving and prioritizing skills are needed. Typically requires 2+ years’ experience in an educational capacity, Bachelor’s degree in a STEM field.

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