Cosmetology Evening Instructor Part-time


Cosmetology Night Instructor (Part-time, Temporary)

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology (TCAT) Knoxville is accepting applications for a part-time, temporary Cosmetology Instructor to teach in the evening Cosmetology program.                                                           

Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma/GED
  • Graduate of an accredited Cosmetology program
  • Current, valid Cosmetologist License issued by the TN State Board of Cosmetology
  • Current, valid Cosmetology Instructor’s License issued by the TN State Board of Cosmetology
  • Minimum of three (3) years’ experience as a licensed Cosmetologist
  • Teaching and/or training experience
  • Demonstrated effective communication and organization skills
  • Ability to exercise good judgment in evaluating situations and making decisions
  • Ability to maintain an effective working relationship with students, the public, and other employees
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Computer skills including general knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel


Preferred Qualifications

  • Earned Associates Degree from an accredited institution
  • Knowledge of Tennessee Board of Regents (TBR) policies and procedures
  • Must have ability to interact with high school and post-secondary students
  • Skill in managing deadlines and working in a team-oriented environment
  • Experience managing in a salon environment

General Duties

  • Provide instruction to students in all areas of the Cosmetology program.
  • Monitor, grade, and evaluate individual students’ progress.
  • Maintain appropriate records and submit timely reports.
  • Maintain good public relations with business and industry.
  • Work in cooperation with TCAT Knoxville Cosmetology instructor team to provide an optimum training experience


**The hiring of this position is contingent upon the program securing sufficient class enrollment numbers.                                                                                                            


This schedule for this position will be 1-3 days per week from 3 pm – 10 pm and will coincide with the TCAT Knoxville school calendar.

Application may be found at

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