Upward Bound Summer Residential Coordinator

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
Job Number:
Work Unit:
Office of the President
Upward Bound Programs
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Upward Bound Programs (UBP), which includes Upward Bound, Upward Bound Math and Science, and Upward Bound Migrant, is a federally-funded program that helps high-school students gain academic skills and motivation to continue their education beyond high school. At Penn State, UBP is located within The Office of the Vice Provost for Educational Equity, which serves as a catalyst and advocate for Penn State`s diversity and inclusion initiatives. The 2019 Summer Academy for Creative Studies hosts 115-120 students at the University Park campus during a six-week residential camp that offers a taste of college life as well as assistance with academic courses. UBP is seeking a Summer Residential Coordinator. Responsibilities include: assisting the UBP staff with preparing for the 2019 Summer Academy for Creative Studies prior to the arrival of the students on June 15th; training, scheduling, supervising, and evaluating the program’s Residential Mentors; providing UBP office staff with daily report of overnight issues/activities; adjudicating violations of PSU and UBP student code of conduct; communicating instructor concerns to Residential Mentors; serving as an emergency contact for parents/guardians after normal business hours; overseeing and compiling data from program evaluations; and communicating with cleaning and maintenance personnel on an as-needed basis. Housing and meals will be provided during employment. If interested, please submit a résumé, a cover letter, and the PSU web application. Review of materials will begin after February 15. For more information about UBP, please visit our website: http://equity.psu.edu/ub.

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