Substitute Instructor, Cosmetology

Substitute Instructor, Cosmetology


Martin Community College
1161 Kehukee Park Road
Williamston, NC 27892
Phone: 252-792-1521

Job Location

Martin Community College Main Campus (Williamston) and/or the Bertie High School (Windsor)


$29.67 - $33.47 Hourly



Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Thursday, August 24, 2023
Closes: Tuesday, October 31, 2023

Target Start Date

Wednesday, November 1, 2023

Expected Work Hours


Reports to

Director of Cosmetology and the Division Chair for Business, Technology, and Cosmetology

Employment Type

Adjunct - Substitute

Minimum Qualifications


  • Current and valid NC Cosmetic Board Cosmetologist license 
  • Must have a minimum of 3 years' cosmetology experience
  • Must be able to effectively teach online and face-to-face courses or be willing to learn

Preferred Qualifications


  • Experience teaching cosmetology students
  • Teaching experience
  • LMS experience

Position Description

Position Summary

Responsible for teaching assigned Cosmetology courses on an as needed basis when permanent instructors are unavailable to provide instruction. May have instructional assignment(s) at the Martin Community College Main Campus (Williamston) and/or the Bertie High School (Windsor). Position will report to Program Director of Cosmetology and the Division Chair for Business, Technology, and Cosmetology. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Utilize course material provided by the permanent course instructor and Program Director
  • Utilize provided course material to create continuity of instruction for students 
  • Work in the Learning Management System (LMS) as well as student check in program to capture hours for the State Board of Cosmetics
  • Adhere to all the State Board of Cosmetics policies and procedures 
  • Organize and maintain a clean and efficient classroom and laboratory setting; model and instruct students on the importance of a clean and organized work environment
  • Aid students in obtaining the theory, practical, and clinical experience needed to allow them to become licensed cosmetologists
  • Ensure client satisfaction by effectively managing the lab floor, counseling, and guiding students
  • Assist in setting salon appointments as needed 
  • Depending on instructional needs: Organize a semester course following departmental guidelines, create course materials (tests, handouts, lectures, slides, assignments, rubrics, models, activities, group work), determine a fair grading system, set up materials on Moodle (grade book, tests, lectures)
  • Enforce the cosmetology policies and procedures outlined in the cosmetology student handbook 
  • Keep attendance using Self-Service
  • Complete FTE and progress reports as required
  • Correspond with students and supervisors through e-mail in a timely manner. Be accessible to supervisors by phone and email
  • Maintain student grades on a weekly basis and submit grade reports as required
  • Maintain student attendance on a weekly basis and submit attendance reports as required
  • Work with students registered with Disabilities Services  
  • Complete all compulsory training in regards to FERPA, Title IX, and Campus Safety as required 
  • Respond to student issues professionally and report unresolved issues or classroom incidents to the Program Director
  • Adhere to all departmental, divisional, and campus policies and procedures
  • Other duties as assigne

Job Post Contact

Morgan R. Price, Director of Human Resources

Martin Community College
1161 Kehukee Park Road, Williamston, NC 27892
Phone - 252.789.0224