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Teaching Assistant

Northern Kentucky University
United States, Highland Heights
20 Campbell Drive (Show on map)
May 03, 2024
Posting Details
Position Information

Working Title Teaching Assistant
Department Institute for Health Innovations
Full Time or Part Time? Part - Time
Position Number 30024275
Commitment to Inclusive Excellence

Northern Kentucky University (NKU) seeks excellence by enriching its educational environment and culture through the diversity of its administration, faculty and staff and by embracing inclusiveness, equity, and global awareness in all dimensions of its work. NKU is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action institution. We encourage applications by members of diverse groups and by persons with a demonstrated commitment to issues of diversity and experience in achieving goals relative to inclusive excellence.

Purpose of Position

The Peer Support Specialist teaching assistant will assist with NKU's on-line 7-week course for Kentucky certification to be an Adult Peer Support Specialist for those with Substance Use Disorder.

Primary Responsibilities

The teaching assistant will coach students, monitor their progress, hold small group discussion, and provide any needed additional support.


To be a PSS-TA, one must be certified in Kentucky as a peer support specialist and have successfully completed some college courses. Desired qualifications included having previous taught a certified PSS training course in Kentucky.

Minimum Education High School Diploma
Preferred Education High School Diploma
Posting Detail Information

Requisition Number 2020F516
Job Open Date 01/04/2021
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Quick Link https://jobs.nku.edu/postings/9902
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