School Success Coordinator

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
Educational Equity
Upward Bound Programs
Full/Part Time:


The Pennsylvania State University is committed to and accountable for advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in all of its forms. We embrace individual uniqueness, foster a culture of inclusion that supports both broad and specific diversity initiatives, leverage the educational and institutional benefits of diversity, and engage all individuals to help them thrive. We value inclusion as a core strength and an essential element of our public service mission. Upward Bound Programs (UBP), which includes Upward Bound/Upward Bound Migrant/Upward Bound Math and Science, is seeking a Student Success Coordinator (SSC) to work with low-income, first generation high school students at one of the following Commonwealth target school districts: Hazleton, Mifflin County, Mount Union, Newport, Reading, or Steelton-Highspire High Schools. Responsible to the Director of Upward Bound Programs, the SSC will provide academic support and programming for program participants through to graduation and post-secondary institution enrollment. The SSC will meet with students from mid-September to late May during the academic school year at the high school and act as the direct link between UBP, district personnel, and the students. This is a part-time position funded for eight to ten hours per month. The position requires maintaining all required program paperwork and documentation. Additional requirements include the SSC must be a staff person working within the target districts holding all required clearances.

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