Student Support Services Peer Mentor

Penn State University

Penn State Wilkes-Barre
Campus City:
Lehman, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
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Penn State Wilkes-Barre
Student Support Services


This position is open to Penn State Wilkes-Barre Student Success undergraduate students only. Student Support Services (SSS) mentors are responsible for assisting first year SSS students adjust to college life. Mentors will attend a training workshop to review strategies that have proven useful in working with new students. They are also responsible for completing the necessary paperwork to monitor the progress of first year students, as well as paperwork needed for payment of services. Peer Mentors will initiate interaction with the assigned students on a regular basis during the fall semester of the academic year, beginning in the fall of 2019. Mentors will regularly attend workshops and encourage the new students to do the same. Periodic meeting will be held during the fall with the Academic Counselor in SSS. Applicants must be a current sophomore, junior, or senior SSS student at Penn State Wilkes-Barre to be eligible to apply. This is a part-time position beginning fall semester; 6 hours per week for 14 weeks, with the possibility of renewal.

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