Part-Time Youth Program Instructor

Penn State University

Penn State Abington
Campus City:
Abington, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
Penn State Abington
Continuing Education


Penn State Abington seeks to hire part-time Youth Program instructors in grades 6-12. Topics to be taught include SAT prep, leadership and soft skills, and wellness courses. Instructors are responsible for assisting with creating and implementing program lessons and projects, and managing supplies, as well as supervision of minors participating in programs. Instructors must work collaboratively with the Youth Program Director, student counselors and Continuing Education staff to create an inviting, enjoyable and educational environment for students. Excellent interpersonal and oral communication skills required. Must be outgoing, work well with children, have strong customer service skills, and be a self-starter. For most positions, an advanced degree in an appropriate discipline, from an accredited institution, is required. Prior teaching experience is strongly preferred. Scope of youth programs are dependent on course content and vary in length. Spring instructors are needed for various weeknight and weekend programs from March through May 2020. Multiple vacancies are available for various programs. To be considered for this position, applicants must apply online and submit a resume including any teaching experience, and cover letter stating the types of programs that you interested in teaching. This position requires the following clearances: PA State Police Criminal Background Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance Form, and Federal (FBI) Fingerprint Criminal Background Check.

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