• Full Time
  • Woodbury Campus
  • No. of Vacancy: 1
  • 1

Job Posting: Full-Time Cosmetology Instructor

Position Overview:

Are you passionate about shaping the future of aspiring cosmetologists? Nova Academy is seeking a dedicated individual to join our team as a Full-Time Cosmetology Instructor. In this role, you will lead and coach our student body, fostering a positive learning environment both on the clinic floor and in the classroom. If you have a deep commitment to education, hands-on experience in the cosmetology field, and a desire to make a lasting impact on students, we encourage you to apply.

Job Duties:

Coach and Educator:

  • Work collaboratively with staff to maintain the overall student experience.
  • Attend Continuing Education sessions to expand knowledge for the benefit of the school and students.
  • Keep the General Manager and Student Services informed about students and their individual progress.
  • Ensure students acquire proficiency in correct terminology, contributing to their development as skilled and knowledgeable cosmetologists.

Classroom Preparation and Instruction:

  • Prepare the classroom environment for effective student instruction.
  • Provide additional support to students requiring extra attention to complete coursework.
  • Be readily available to address students’ concerns and questions.

Technical Skills Education:

  • Ensure students are equipped with the necessary technical skills for success in their field, including sales, up-servicing, pre-booking, and goal setting.
  • Follow Nova’s curriculum and lesson plans, seeking approval for any changes or additions.
  • Key in student grades and deliver grade sheets to students.

Roles and Responsibilities:

As a Full-Time Cosmetology Instructor, you will perform tasks of an Academic Leader, representing instructors, students, and the school in fostering an environment of excellence in cosmetology education.

Job Specifications/Qualifications:

  • Instructor’s License.
  • Proven experience as an instructor.
  • Background in the Cosmetology, Nail Technology, or Esthetics field.
  • Passion for education and mentorship.


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance


  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • Weekend availability

Work Location: In person