The role of the Part-time Cosmetology Instructor is to provide knowledge in his/her field of expertise and to promote various student-centered learning activities that will stimulate an interest in critical thinking and a desire for life-long learning. These teaching strategies, learning styles, and delivery methods include a hands-on approach to foster creativity, originality and the unique responsibility of reaching educational goals. This cosmetology instructor will serve as a model and source of inspiration for students and aspiring cosmetologists.Primary Responsibilities:* Instructs, manages, and supervises students in the classroom and in the beauty space* Teaches a variety of courses in nail technology, hair styling and other beautifying arts while lecturing on theory, techniques and terminology used in the cosmetology profession* Organizes a program of practical and technical instruction, including demonstrations of skills used by hairstylists, manicurists, make-up artists and other workers in the beauty industry* Prepares outline of instructional lesson plan and assembles materials to be presented* Evaluates the student's understanding of the learning objectives via careful performance and execution of the hands-on activities* Maintains desirable classroom conditions and a student oriented approach* Other duties as assignedRequired skills:* High school diploma* Knowledgeable and skilled in Academics and Arts programs and have prior experience successfully teaching and instructing youth in Academics and Arts* Minimum of two years of work-related skill, knowledge, or experience is required* Have a passion for New York Edge's mission and demonstrated interest in the field of education and youth development* Certifications and credentials in respective skill-based activity highly preferred* Candidates who are qualified to lead instruction in more than one activity preferred as well* Must pass pre-employment background investigation including but not limited to employment history and criminal background checkAt time of offer and acceptance, the job requires safety and security clearances through the Department of Education and Department of Health.New York Edge is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action EmployerDisclaimer: The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the employee in this position. These statements are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of a person in this position. Associated topics: barberos, beautician, clinical, dresser, embalm, hollow, manicurist, skin care, technician, waxing
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