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Instructor, Cosmetology (part-time)

Education Management Houma, LA

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Part-Time
Job Description

GENERAL SUMMARY OF DUTIES: Will perform a variety of routine duties, as needed, to teach cosmetology, nail technology and esthetics to students, using a variety of teaching methods such as lectures and demonstrations and using audiovisual and technological aids to supplement the presentations 


Performs performance-based objectives and outlines for course of study following curriculum guidelines and requirements of the college and state and federal initiatives 

Organizes program of practical and technical instruction, including demonstrations of skills required in the cosmetology professions, and lectures on theory, techniques and terminology; prepares outline of instructional programs and studies and assembles materials to be presented  

Instructs students in subject areas such as use, maintenance and the safe operation of tools and equipment, codes or regulations related to the Cosmetology Program 

Instructs students in the importance of accuracy, neatness, efficiency, resourcefulness and good work habits in obtaining employment as Cosmetologists   

Assigns lessons to students and corrects homework; administers tests to evaluate achievement of students in technical knowledge and practical skills 

Keeps records of daily attendance and student progress; reports to Lead Instructor and Registrar 

Presents subject matter to students, utilizing a variety of methods and techniques, such as lectures, discussions or demonstrations; ensures use of classroom time is organized and that instruction and clean-up (if applicable) can be accomplished within the allotted time 

Assists students, individually or in groups, with lesson assignments to present or reinforce learning concepts; responds to basic student questions; may initiate study groups in preparation for examinations 

Enforces classroom protocols, rules and regulations; maintains classroom discipline; utilizes effective classroom management techniques 

Attends meetings and trainings per requirements of Lead Instructor, Program Chair or Director of Education; participates in faculty and professional meetings, educational conferences and professional development workshops 

File an appropriate course syllabus for each course taught with the appropriate Program Chair 

Conduct class evaluations and complete other college evaluations in accordance with college policy 

Make suggestions to the Program Chair concerning the improvement of the curriculum in keeping with the objectives of the college  

Complete an annual goals setting and performance review with the Program Chair, approved by the Director of Education 


Basic Cosmetology


Health and Safety/Hazardous Substances 

Cosmetology Electricity 




Disinfection and Sanitation  

Basic knowledge of theory in the following subjects: 

Wet Hair Styling 

Thermal Hair Styling 

Permanent Waving 

Chemical Straightening 

Hair Cutting 

Scalp and Hair Coloring and Bleaching 

Hair Treatment 


Cosmetology licensure through applicable state board, required  

Cosmetology Instructor’s License, required  


Must have at least three (3) years of experience as a licensed cosmetologist and be familiar with all aspects of the industry  

Some level of teaching or training experience is preferred  

Education Management


Houma, LA
70360 USA



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