Professional Writing Tutor

Penn State University

Penn State Mont Alto
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
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Penn State Mont Alto
Academic Support Center
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The Penn State Mont Alto Academic Support Center is seeking a part-time Professional Writing Tutor responsible for providing students with the development of effective learning strategies and study skills in order to improve their academic outcomes. The Tutor will provide tutoring for students in all aspects of writing for a varied college level courses. The Tutor must work with students in a variety of formats including one-on-one and small and large groups and may also be asked to assist with academic support, such as study skills or professional development workshops. Tutor must be student-centered and skilled at establishing rapport and communicating with students, staff, faculty and other constituents. The Academic Support Center operates with a team approach requiring all staff to assist with a variety of projects for the center, developing learning activities, develop plans for presentations, monitor the center, and participate in marketing activities for the center (such as special events, bulletin boards, flyers, and brochures). The position requires a minimum of a Bachelor`s degree in English with a Master’s preferred. Special consideration will be given to candidates with experience delivering learning strategies and academic assistance at the college/university level. This is a part-time, wage payroll position, with up to 20 hours per week. Individuals must be able to work a mix of day, evening, and/or weekend hours during the academic year.

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