Student Teaching Coordinator

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
College of Arts and Architecture
School of Music


The School of Music at The Pennsylvania State University is seeking a Student Teaching Coordinator effective January 2020. Primary responsibilities include coordinating the placement of student-teachers within the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, observing student-teachers in the field, running student teaching seminar, assigning supervisors from a pool of faculty and graduate students, teaching first-year seminar and possible instruction in the candidate’s specialization. A Master’s Degree or its academic equivalent is required. Candidates must have five years of successful music teaching experience at the K-12 level, experience working with school administrators, and a valid driver’s license. The successful candidate will be expected to develop and maintain connections with music educators throughout the commonwealth and have a commitment to music teacher education. To apply, please upload a letter of interest to include a narrative about the applicant’s qualifications relative to this position, a resume, and contact information for at least three references (name, address, email, and telephone number). Review of applications will begin on October 15, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. Employment will require successful completion of background check(s) in accordance with University policies. The School of Music offers a full range of undergraduate and graduate programs. Visit more information about our programs.

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