Adjunct Instructor, Natural Hair Care Specialist

Adjunct Instructor, Natural Hair Care Specialist

Employer

Durham Technical Community College
1637 Lawson Street
Durham, NC 27703
Phone: 919-536-7200

Job Location

Durham, NC

Salary/Grade

Commensurate with Education level and experience

Benefits

None

Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Monday, December 21, 2020
Closes: Friday, January 22, 2021

Target Start Date

Monday, January 4, 2021

Expected Work Hours

This position may be required to work a maximum of a 16-hour work week as determined with the director to allow the employee to fulfill the assigned duties and responsibilities, including occasional evening and weekend hours.

Employment Type

Part-time Adjunct

Minimum Qualifications

• • Current North Carolina Cosmetology Instructor License or current Natural Hair Care Specialist Instructor License
• Current North Carolina Cosmetologist License or current Natural Hair Care Specialist License
• Ability to teach and demonstrate Natural Hair Care Specialist theoretical and practical skills

Work Experience

• Minimum of two (2) years of experience teaching adult learners the skills of Cosmetology or Natural Hair Care Specialist
• Preferably post-secondary teaching experience in a community college environment.
• Minimum of two years’ continuous experience working in a salon environment as a Cosmetologist or Natural Hair Care Specialist

Preferred Qualifications

• • Current North Carolina Cosmetology Instructor License or current Natural Hair Care Specialist Instructor License
• Current North Carolina Cosmetologist License or current Natural Hair Care Specialist License
• Ability to teach and demonstrate Natural Hair Care Specialist theoretical and practical skills

Work Experience

• Minimum of two (2) years of experience teaching adult learners the skills of Cosmetology or Natural Hair Care Specialist
• Preferably post-secondary teaching experience in a community college environment.
• Minimum of two years’ continuous experience working in a salon environment as a Cosmetologist or Natural Hair Care Specialist

Position Description

Job Title:Adjunct Instructor, Natural Hair Care Specialist

Department:Business and Entrepreneurship

FLSA:Non-Exempt

Direct Reports: N/A

Minimum Qualifications:

 • Current North Carolina Cosmetology Instructor License or current Natural Hair Care Specialist Instructor License
• Current North Carolina Cosmetologist License or current Natural Hair Care Specialist License
• Ability to teach and demonstrate Natural Hair Care Specialist theoretical and practical skills

Work Experience

• Minimum of two (2) years of experience teaching adult learners the skills of Cosmetology or Natural Hair Care Specialist
• Preferably post-secondary teaching experience in a community college environment.
• Minimum of two years’ continuous experience working in a salon environment as a Cosmetologist or Natural Hair Care Specialist

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

• Working knowledge of instructional theory, basic education principles, practices and methodologies, the developmental process, competency-based curricula, and general classroom and lab practices.
• Possesses good organizational skills; knowledge of record keeping procedures, including the ability to collect and organize data and information.
• Possesses effective written and verbal communication skills.
• Ability to work independently and to manage work assignments in a highly interpersonal contact environment.
• Excellent problem-solving and critical-thinking skills.
• Handle student concerns in an appropriate and approved manner.
• Ability to think creatively and put ideas into action.
• Ability to make presentations in an online and traditional classroom setting.
• Personal integrity, honesty, and the ability to maintain confidentiality.
• Understanding of the mission, goals, and objectives of a community college.

Job Duties

• Organizes program of practical and technical instruction for distance learning and in-person learning, including demonstrations of skills required in cosmetology professions, and lectures on theory, techniques, and terminology; prepares outline of instructional programs and studies and assembles materials to be presented.
• Instructs students in subject areas, i.e., use, maintenance, and the safe operation of tools and equipment.
• Instructs students in the significance of accuracy, sanitation, efficiency, resourcefulness and good work habits if obtaining employment or entrepreneurship as licensed Natural Hair Care Specialist.
• Assigns lesson to students and corrects homework; administers tests to evaluate achievement of students in technical knowledge and practical skills; records results.
• Keeps records of daily attendance and student progress.
• Presents subject matter to students, utilizing a variety of methods and techniques, such as lectures, discussions, or demonstrations; ensures use of classroom time is organized and that instruction and clean-up can be accomplished within the allotted time.
• Enforces classroom protocols, rules and regulations; maintains classroom discipline; utilizes effective classroom management techniques.
• Assists students to develop and implement effective study skills, practices and provide quality instruction at all times to students, teaching classes for the entire class period and properly covering the curriculum.
• Provide input to the Director regarding student outcomes;
• Enforce academic policy and procedures at all times;
• Report to the Director any issues, concerns, or problems as it relates to the curriculum, instruction or student conduct/behavior.
• Represent the college in a positive and professional manner at all times.

Physical Demands

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position. The physical and mental demands described as follows are representative of those that must be met by an employee in performing the essential functions of this job:
• Ability to sit and/or stand for long periods of time.
• Ability to lift, at times, 10 lbs.
• Good eye/hand dexterity.

How to Apply

Durham Tech Applicant Portal | Home (peopleadmin.com)

The online application process will allow you to review the status of your application during the recruitment process, to update your online application, and to apply for positions that become available in the future.

New Users

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• To search positions, click the Search Jobs link at left.
• To apply for a job, click the Create Account link at left, then follow the directions.

For assistance with the online employment application, please contact Human Resources at 919-536-7244 or humanresources@durhamtech.edu.
Assistance will be available Monday - Friday between the hours of 8:00 am and 5:00 pm.

Returning Users

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• Apply to new positions without re-entering application information that has not changed.
• Review the status of positions you have applied to.

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