Preschool Teacher 2

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
08/29/2019
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
90412
Level/Salary Band:
02 – D – Exempt
Work Unit:
Human Resources
Department:
Hort Woods/Bennett Family Center
Full/Part Time:
Full–Time

Description

The Child Care Center at Hort Woods and The Bennett Family Center are seeking teaching candidates committed to the process of creating and providing high quality learning environments for young children and families. Preschool, Infant and Toddler Educator positions are available. The positions are located at the Penn State University Park campus located in State College, a university town in central Pennsylvania. State College offers a vibrant community with outstanding recreational facilities, a low crime rate, and excellent public schools. The Pennsylvania State University is committed to and accountable for advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in all its forms. We embrace individual uniqueness, foster a culture of inclusive excellence 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 inclusive excellence as a core strength and an essential element of our public service mission. Responsibilities include supporting and maintaining high quality classroom standards in a laboratory setting; coordinating and implementing an innovative curriculum model with a team of colleagues; establishing and maintaining relationships of cooperation and respect with all co-workers, supervisors, and families; providing oversight and training of interns and student teachers in early childhood education undergraduate programs; and maintaining standards in accordance with National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) accreditation and PA Keystone STARS 4 quality standards. Typically requires a Bachelor's degree or higher plus one year of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Degree in Human Development or Early Childhood Education preferred. Previous work experience using the Environmental Rating Scale (ERS), Positive Behavior Support (PBS), and PA Early Learning Standards (ELS) is highly desired. Candidate must be flexible, interested in long term professional development, and communicate effectively. This is a fixed-term appointment funded for one year from date of hire with excellent possibility of re-funding.

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