Part-Time PTA Lab Assistant

Penn State University

Penn State Hazleton
Campus City:
Hazleton, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
Penn State Hazleton
Academic Affairs
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At Penn State Hazleton we are committed to and accountable for advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in all of its forms. We are currently seeking a Part-Time Lab Assistant (10 hours per week fall 2019 semester and 15-20 hours per week spring 2020 semester) for our Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) Program who shares these values. The responsibilities of the Lab Assistant include facilitating the development of knowledge, application of concepts, and the use of critical thinking and reflective practice with the PTA students through laboratory activities; ensuring safety and providing feedback during skill practice; assisting with practical testing; lab set-up and clean-up; and other duties as assigned by the PTA Program Coordinator. Required qualifications: Graduate of an accredited PTA or Physical Therapy Program, certified/licensed or eligible for certification/licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Preferred qualifications: three years clinical experience; prior teaching experience in a physical therapy education program. Inquiries about the position should be addressed to Dr. Rosemarie Petrilla, PTA Program Director, Penn State Hazleton - email: phone: (570) 450-3042. Applicants are required to submit a cover letter and curriculum vitae; other information pertinent to the position may also be included. Finalists will be asked to submit a list of references. Application review begins October 28, 2019 and continues until a suitable candidate is found.

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