Cosmetology Faculty

Cosmetology Faculty


McDowell Technical Community College
54 College Drive
Marion, NC 28752
Phone: 828-652-6021

Job Location

54 College Drive, Marion, NC 28752


commensurate with experience


regular college benefits

Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Monday, June 10, 2024
Closes: Friday, June 28, 2024

Target Start Date

Thursday, August 1, 2024

Expected Work Hours


Reports to

Dean of Career and Technical Education

Employment Type

Full-time, 9.5 month employee

Minimum Qualifications

Education must be commensurate with academic area and within the guidelines of the North Carolina Community College System and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

Minimum Required

Associate’s Degree in Cosmetology. Current North Carolina State Board of Cosmetic Examiners license and Cosmetology Teacher license. Candidate must be a dependable, dedicated professional and highly motivated self-starter. Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills and proficiency with computer software and learning management systems. Ability to present a professional teaching presence for theory and practical skills to develop rapport with students, faculty and workforce industry partners. Faculty must demonstrate competence in subject matter and be dedicated to adult and community college education.

Preferred Qualifications


PivotPoint/Milady training. Five (5) Years Cosmetology experience, at least two (2) years teaching experience.  Current working knowledge of salon management software DiscoveryPro.  with online teaching and learning.  Bilingual a plus

Position Description


Under the supervision of the Director of Cosmetology and the Dean of Career and Technical Education and in accordance with the overall plan of the College, the curriculum faculty help provide effective learning conditions for all students through the design, planning, organization, execution, and evaluation of student performance in assigned areas, curriculum courses, classes or programs.


  1. Instruct scheduled courses in Cosmetology and related specialties in accordance with the Program of Study and the description published in the MTCC Catalog and the North Carolina Community College System Common Course Library.
  2. Collaborates with the Dean Career and Technical Education and/or Director of Cosmetology in developing, implementing, and evaluating the curriculum and program outcomes.
  3. Participates in planning, implementing, and evaluating program policies for admission, progression and retention to support students in meeting graduation requirements.
  4. Functions as an academic advisor and counselor for designated students including registration duties.
  5. Participates in departmental, advisory, and administrative support committee meetings as scheduled.
  6. Instruct course load in compliance with faculty workload policy for adult students, workforce development and dual enrollment programs to include day/evening/weekend semester schedules when necessary.
  7. Schedule and post regular office hours for consultations with students.
  8. Accurately complete and submit paperwork in a timely manner to the appropriate area, including: office hours, course syllabus for each course taught, attendance rosters, grade sheets, drop/add forms, independent study forms, course substitutions, credit by exam forms, surveys, etc.
  9. Assist the Dean of Career and Technical Education and/or Director of Cosmetology in maintenance of current and permanent official student records with storage that prevents damage and unauthorized use in compliance accrediting and certifying agencies.
  10. Actively participate in professional development activities related to respective disciplines for personal growth development including membership in professional organizations.
  11. Actively recruit students by participating (as schedule permits) in recruiting functions on and off campus.
  12. Implement all policies as established by the Board of Trustees.
  13. Maintains current knowledge in the appropriate academic fields; participates in staff development programs, workshops, seminars, and other continuing education programs as appropriate.
  14. Develops/maintains personal contacts with business and industry as appropriate.
  15. Mentors part-time instructors to ensure quality instruction, measure course outcomes, develop outlines and assessments, and complete forms, grades, and attendance reports, if needed.
  16. Perform other duties as assigned.

How to Apply

Submit an MTCC application and resume: 


Via email to- 


Via mail to-


Breanna Wilson

McDowell Technical Community College

54 College Drive

Marion, NC 28752 


In-person to- Breanna Wilson, MTCC, 54 College Drive (Marion, NC), Cedar Building, Business Office


Offers of employment are contingent upon receipt of official transcripts.


If you have questions, contact Breanna Wilson by email, phone or fax:


phone: 828-652-0618

fax: 828-659-0401

Job Post Contact

Michael Lavender
54 College Dr.
Marion, NC  28752