Director, Program, Cosmetology

Director, Program, Cosmetology


Guilford Technical Community College
601 East Main Street
Jamestown, NC 27282
Phone: 336-334-4822

Job Location

Jamestown, NC


Commensurate with experience



Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Closes: Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Target Start Date

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Expected Work Hours


Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

Education Required

Minimum requirements: 
• Associates Degree in Cosmetology from a regionally accredited post-secondary institution 
• Current NC Cosmetology license in good standing or the ability to meet licensing requirements prior to start date
• Current NC Cosmetology Teacher’s license in good standing or the ability to meet licensing requirements prior to start date

Experience Required

Minimum requirements:
• Five years of salon experience within the past seven years, which may be in a teaching salon setting
• Three years demonstrated teaching experience in Cosmetology within a post-secondary institution and/or professional training experience in any of the following formats: teaching courses, training sessions, conducting professional development workshops, and/or other continuing education seminars
• Experience with direct employee supervision and management

Preferred Qualifications

Education Preferred

Preferred requirements: 
• Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited post-secondary institution
• Advanced haircutting/hairstyling training certification
• Advanced hair color training certification

Experience Preferred

Preferred requirements: 
• Greater than five years of salon experience, which may be in a teaching salon setting
• Greater than three years of post-secondary teaching experience in Cosmetology and/or professional training experience
• Experience developing and maintaining an effective curriculum to include outcomes assessment and program evaluation.
• Experience with NC Cosmetology accreditation standards and procedures in an educational setting
• Experience with alternate instructional delivery systems to include a learning management system
• Experience in a community college setting

Position Description

The Program Director in collaboration with the Dean provides the vision and leadership required to realize the mission of the Cosmetology Program and the college at large. Primary administrative responsibilities include program development/management, budget development/management, maintaining programmatic accreditation/external partnerships and providing operational supervision to full and part time faculty and staff in the department. Instructional responsibilities require a strong Cosmetology skill set and the ability to teach students effectively in an instructional environment. The Program Director is a member of the full-time faculty and maintains a teaching load with some administrative release time to carry out duties.

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