Instructor, Cosmetology

Instructor, Cosmetology


Western Piedmont Community College
1001 Burkemont Avenue
Morganton, NC 28655
Phone: 828-438-6000

Job Location

This position will be located at the Cosmetology Center, less than one mile away from the main campus at the Magnolia Plaza Shopping Center.


Hiring Range – Minimum to Midpoint ($4,234 – 4,907/monthly) 9-month contract



Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Tuesday, November 5, 2019
Closes: Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Target Start Date

Monday, January 6, 2020

Expected Work Hours


Reports to

Coordinator of Cosmetology

Employment Type

Full-Time (9-Month Contract)

Minimum Qualifications

1. Associate Degree or Diploma in Cosmetology or related field.

2. Possession of a valid, unencumbered Cosmetology License and Instructor’s License issued by the North Carolina State Board of Cosmetic Art.

3. Three years of increasingly responsible experience in cosmetology.

4. Good oral and written communication and computer skills required.

Preferred Qualifications

1. Prior teaching experience at a post-secondary level preferred.

2. Previous administrative/managerial experience with demonstrated leadership ability.

Position Description

The Cosmetology Instructor reports to the Coordinator of Cosmetology. This position is an instructional position and requires maintaining a workload based on college policy. In addition to the regular responsibilities of classroom teaching, instructors should demonstrate concern for their own professional growth, for their immediate fields of interest, for the education profession in general, and for the progress and well-being of the entire College community.

For additional responsibilities and duties, please visit our website at

How to Apply

Applications must be submitted online at

Job Post Contact

Anita Berry

Benefit/Recruitment Specialist

Western Piedmont Community College

(828) 448-3127