Professional Learning Specialist

Penn State University

Penn State Mont Alto
Campus City:
Chambersburg, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
Penn State Mont Alto
Academic Support Center
Full/Part Time:


Responsible for the delivery of learning assistance and retention support to specialized student population groups (i.e. Jump Start students and pre-academic warning) through individualized and personalized programs of academic self-improvement and in group workshops. Meet with students regularly as part of their prescribed needs; maintain one-to-one relationships through effectively organized contact management and open communication. Keep accurate records on individual and group users. Interact with academic departments, advisers, and student service programs. Requires a Bachelor`s degree in education, or related field plus a minimum of two years experience in the delivery of learning strategies and academic assistance at the college/university level. Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written skills required as well as the ability to work under pressure. This is a part-time/no benefits, wage payroll position, working 20-24 hours per week during the academic year and limited hours during the summer months. Individuals must be able to work a mix of day, evening, and/or weekend hours.

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