Professional Writing Tutor

Penn State University

Penn State Lehigh Valley
Campus City:
Foglesville, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
Penn State Lehigh Valley
Learning Center
Full/Part Time:


The Penn State Lehigh Valley Learning Center is seeking a part-time Professional Writing Tutor. This individual will be responsible for providing support to students in all aspects of writing and will assist students with developing effective learning strategies and study skills in order to improve their academic outcomes. The tutor may facilitate one-on-one meetings, small group sessions, and may be asked to assist with workshops. The Professional Writing Tutor must be student-centered, skilled at establishing rapport, and effectively communicate with students, faculty, and staff. The successful candidate will also possess a demonstrated passion for working with marginalized student populations and helping them flourish in a campus environment. The position requires a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in English or related field with a Master’s degree preferred. Prior tutoring or teaching experience in a college environment is strongly preferred. This is a part-time, wage payroll position with up to 8 hours per week during day or evening hours. Priority consideration will be given to individuals who apply prior to August 16, 2019.

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