S.C.O.P.E.-Male Resident Assistant/Counselor (RC)

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
College of Education
Multicultural Programs


The Office of Multicultural Programs is looking for Male Resident Assistants/Counselors (RC) to work with the Summer College Opportunity Program in Education (S.C.O.P.E.) from June 24 through July 20, 2018. S.C.O.P.E. is a four week academic intensive program for rising high school juniors from multicultural backgrounds interested in careers in the field of education. The position is a "live-in" position and involves supervising S.C.O.P.E. students in the residence halls, study hours, and at S.C.O.P.E. activities, enforcing all program and residence life rules, and being a supportive role model engaged in providing daily life and academic skills guidance. Resident counselors report to the Assistant Dean and the Multicultural Coordinator who are the Co-Directors for the summer program. Applicants should possess proven ability to supervise, engage, motivate and inspire students; sensitivity to students of diverse backgrounds; commitment to community service, educational equity and social justice; strong interpersonal and communication skills; ability to manage multiple tasks, be flexible and work as part of a team; excellent work ethic with strong problem-solving abilities; First Aid/CPR certification (successful candidates will be required to obtain these certifications if they do not possess current certifications). Preference will be given to undergraduate (juniors and seniors) and graduate students enrolled in the College of Education at Penn State, and candidates who have children/youth programs work or volunteer experience. Additional Information on the S.C.O.P.E. program can be found at: http://www.ed.psu.edu/multicultural -programs/summer-program. Applicants must submit both a cover letter explaining their interest in the position, a resume, and the names and email addresses and phone numbers of three references.

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