Position Location: Beaverton Campus
Employment Type: Full-Time Position
Wage/Salary: Negotiable dependent on licenses and experience
The qualified candidates will have excellent skills in communication, business management and teambuilding, as well as cosmetology industry credentials and licenses. Experience in multiple aspects of cosmetology education is required. Full licensed professionals are preferred. NWC Instructors are responsible for classroom and salon floor instruction, practical and hands on instruction and supervision to ensure students at all levels learn essential techniques, skills and attributes necessary to be successful in the Spa/Salon environment. In addition, instructors supervise students and provide subject matter that will contribute to their development and proficiency as Cosmetologists.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Execute lesson plans for classroom instruction that provides effective teaching strategies under the Department of Education, NACCAS, and NWC guidelines. Instruct students in the classroom, as well as on the salon floor, using valid teaching techniques to achieve curriculum goals within the framework of NWC’s programs.
Consistent and regular attendance is required. Late arrivals and early departures will not be acceptable. Exceptional attendance for all instructors is essential with student schedules.
Provide information on the latest trends in the industry, including staying up-to-date on trade publications, networking with peers, and participating in trade organizations and conferences.
Plan and develop various student learning activities applicable to hands-on lab work, practical demonstrations, and techniques that motivate students. Prepare materials, coordinate guest speakers, field trips and other media that will provide for creative. Teach academic theory; assess the progress of students on a regular basis. Evaluate students in attaining goals and objectives. Regularly oversee students testing. Coach and mentor students who have difficulty in a learning environment and on the salon floor.
Keep students and administration adequately informed of progress and/or deficiencies, particularly in the event of a possible failure as well as students on leave, dropping courses and/or making any changes.
Maintain a clean, attractive and well organized salon floor and ensure workstations are immaculate as well as shampoo area, floor, restrooms, etc. as per State of Oregon law. Adhere and uphold all school policies and procedures and coach students to do the same. Respect and maintain the confidentiality of records and information regarding students in accordance with accepted professional ethics and State and Federal laws.
Perform other duties as assigned and/or delegated. Travel to and from campus locations required periodically.
High school diploma or GED, current industry licenses in all areas of Cosmetology, as well as a minimum of 2 years teaching and/or relevant experience in a salon or cosmetology program or other instructional environment is preferred.
Northwest College offers a comprehensive benefits package.
Northwest College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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