Part-Time Cosmetology Instructor Assistant Pool

Part-Time Cosmetology Instructor Assistant Pool


Haywood Community College
185 Freedlander Drive
Clyde, NC 28721
Phone: 828-627-2821

Job Location

Haywood Community College

185 Freedlander Drive

Clyde, NC  28721





Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Friday, November 17, 2017
Closes: Thursday, February 15, 2018

Target Start Date

Monday, January 16, 2017

Expected Work Hours

Dependent on class schedule

Employment Type

Part Time contract

Minimum Qualifications

Associate degree or Diploma in Cosmetology.  Must possess a current license from the North Carolina State Board of Cosmetology (NCSBC) as a cosmetologist and cosmetology instructor. Demonstrate an understanding of commitment to open-access community college philosophy, diversity issues and instructional technology. 

Skill requirement:  The ability to communicate effectively in both written and verbal forms.  Must possess the skills necessary to effectively demonstrate cosmetology techniques to students.  Previous post-secondary teaching experience and a background in the community college system. 

Preferred Qualifications

See minimum requirements.

Position Description

The Cosmetology Instructional Assistant assists the instructor in supervising, teaching and assisting with students in labs or clinic settings who are performing clinical performances on manikins and clients in the salon.

  • Responsible for teaching and assisting the lead instructor in Cosmetology courses.
  • Maintenance of clinical area, supervising students and clinical operations, documentation of records, working with faculty and clients in a clinical setting.
  • Provide instruction, public service and those forms of research which promote and enhance the college's commitment to excellence in instruction and which supports the current needs of the students and faculty; maintaining professional competence; maintaining office hours; and participating in professional development activities.  Instructional Assistants are responsible to the Cosmetology program manager.  The relationship of the instructional assistant to the student is one of leader, teacher, advisor and facilitator of learning.
  • Maintaining professional competence
  • Maintain annually updated course syllabi and provide each student with a written statement of course requirements at the beginning of the semester including texts, course content and competencies and evaluation.
  • Prepare course materials; use appropriate teaching techniques including delivering lectures, leading discussions and conducting laboratory demonstrations; and perform other activities, which are related to and meet the requirements of the courses.
  • Conduct evaluations of student performance and assign grades on the basis of such evaluations.
  • Maintain records of student attendance and grades according to college and state policy and procedure.
  • Responsible for administering student surveys in classes as prescribed by College procedure.
  • Maintain professional skills and subject expertise through continual study and research in discipline and through involvement in professional organizations.
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as required.
  • Work cooperatively with faculty, staff, students, and our learning community
  • Promote and support HCC's mission, vision, and values and promote and support coworkers in the most positive manner.


How to Apply

Official Haywood Community College employment application online found at, click on the Jobs tab then select position applying for.  Paper applications are not acceptable.

- Application must be complete for consideration- do not reference resume. Unofficial transcripts will be accepted for the application process. Most unofficial transcripts can be downloaded from college/university websites.

- Must provide 3 professional references with email addresses, one of which must be a current or previous supervisor. References may not be current HCC employee.

- College screening committee is responsible for application review, interviews, and recommends the final candidate to the college president.

- HCC is a tobacco free campus.

HCC is an Equal Employment Opportunity Institution

Job Post Contact

185 Freedlander Dr

Clyde, NC 28721