Adjunct Cosmetology Substitute Instructor

Lenoir Community College

United States

September 22, 2021


Adjunct Cosmetology Substitute Instructor


Lenoir Community College 231 Hwy 58 South Kinston, NC

Job Type



Continuing Education

Job Number



9/22/2021 11:59 PM Eastern

General Function

The Adjunct Cosmetology Substitute Instructor is responsible for teaching a structured curriculum, including practical application in order for students to learn various cosmetology skills and concepts. This position requires an individual to follow structured lesson plans to ensure that high quality instruction is provided to cosmetology students in the absence of the primary instructor.


  • Diploma from a regionally accredited institution and demonstrated competencies in the teaching discipline is required; associate's degree preferred
  • Previous teaching experience at a community college or university, experience using instructional technologies, and teaching online courses are preferred
  • Licensure and/or certification requirements specific to the teaching discipline and external governing agencies shall be on file with Human Resources
  • Familiar with North Carolina State Board of Cosmetology Arts rules and regulations concerning the daily operations of a cosmetology school
  • Must hold a current valid NC State Board of Cosmetology license and teaching license appropriate to the area of instructional responsibility
  • Working Conditions:

  • Typical classroom environment
  • Frequent standing for 6 to 8 hours per day, withstanding frequent changes in temperature
  • Frequent bending, stooping, reaching, crouching, kneeling, pushing, and pulling
  • Infrequent lifting and carrying items up to 25 lbs. without assistance
  • Frequent travel between buildings on campus and infrequent travel to other campuses
  • Frequent listening to and talking with students and other faculty and staff members
  • Infrequent sitting at a desk or workstation using a telephone, computer, keyboard, and mouse
  • Exposure to fire and chemical hazards
  • Essential Functions and Responsibilities

    The duties of the Instructor include, but are not limited to:

    Mastery of Subject Matter

  • Demonstrate a thorough and accurate knowledge in the teaching discipline
  • Display ability to interpret and evaluate the theories of the field or discipline
  • Connect the subject matter with related fields
  • Learn and use technology to enhance teaching and the educational experience when appropriate
  • Teaching Performance

  • Employ appropriate teaching and learning strategies to communicate subject matter to students
  • Modify, where appropriate, instructional methods and strategies to meet diverse student needs
  • Employ available instructional technology, i.e. the Internet, interactive technology, etc., when appropriate
  • Encourage the development of communication skills and higher-order thinking skills through appropriate student assignments
  • Direct students in laboratory classes; train and supervise activities of students in lab settings; assist students with lab assignments and related activities
  • Ensure that equipment, materials, and other resources, such as instructional aids are available for classes
  • Evaluation of Student Learning

  • Follow meaningful learning objectives
  • Develop and explain methods that fairly measure student progress toward course objectives
  • Demonstrate sensitivity to student needs and circumstances
  • Notice of Nondiscrimination

    Lenoir Community College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The College complies with existing federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination. The College prohibits discrimination against and/or exclusion from participation in any benefits or activities by any person, either on the staff and faculty or in the student body, on the grounds of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, age, political affiliation, or disability.


    Lenoir Community College


     P.O. Box 188

    Kinston, North Carolina, 28502


     (252) 527-6223


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