Clinical Social Worker/Mental Health Therapist 3

Penn State University

Penn State Hazleton
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Level/Salary Band:
03 – I – Exempt
Work Unit:
Vice President for Commonwealth Campuses - Penn State Hazleton
Full/Part Time:


Penn State Hazleton is seeking a Mental Health Counselor/Health Educator to join our campus team. Responsibilities include providing triage services and intake evaluations of students; short-term individual and group therapy; crisis evaluation and intervention; outreach and consultation services; health education and promotion. In addition, this position includes the maintenance of clinical records; provision of referrals to on and off-campus services; service to on campus and university committees; and a strong commitment to the development of a welcoming and inclusive campus. Health and Wellness in higher education emphasizes the creation of supportive environments for students. This involves a portfolio of programs that optimizes student learning and engagement in healthy living, the development of strong community values, and positive lifestyle choices. Health promotion interventions enhance student awareness, strengthen their ability to understand and respond to health challenges. Typically requires a Master's degree or higher in Social or related discipline or higher, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Master's degree in counseling, social work, or related field preferred. This is a fixed-term appointment funded for one year from date of hire with excellent possibility of re-funding. This is a 91.7% full-time equivalency (FTE) job. Will have June off each year. Full Penn State benefits included.

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