Adjunct - Cosmetology

Location: SCCC - Newton, NJ (Vernon Township High School - Cosmetology Building)

Date Posted: 04/26/2024

Schedule: Part-Time

Type: Sussex Faculty

Company: Sussex County Community College

Job Description

Schedule: Part-Time, Monday-Thursday Evening Classes - Fall and Spring Semesters

We are currently seeking Part-Time New Jersey State Licensed Cosmetology Instructors. Are you a dedicated and enthusiastic cosmetologist who is ready to make a difference by educating students who are eager to train in Cosmetology? Then bring your talent and skill to Sussex County Community College where you CAN make a difference. You must have a passion for educating, motivating, mentoring and coaching the future Cosmetologists in all classroom and clinical systems.

We are seeking professionals to:

  • Serve as an instructor for the evening Cosmetology program (Monday-Thursday from 4:45-10:00pm)
  • Provide instruction that fulfills the NJ State Board of Cosmetology requirements for licensure.
  • Experienced in positive and effective communication, soft skills, professional development skills, and teamwork.
  • Facilitate the classroom instructional process, evaluate students, monitor/maintain progress; maintain attendance and grade records, work to retain students.
  • Maintain safety and sanitation measures to meet NJ State Board of Cosmetology Requirements; and
  • Use current technology in preparation, creation and delivery of instruction, and maintain updated course syllabi.


  • Currently holds a NJ State Board Cosmetology License;
  • Currently holds a NJ State Board Cosmetology Teacher License;
  • 2 years of teaching experience preferred;
  • Models exceptional service in a simulated salon environment that will enable students to develop manipulative skills and knowledge needed to achieve licensure.

 To Apply:

Please submit cover letter and resume to Sussex County Community College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Effective September 1, 2011, the NJ First Act requires that certain classifications of persons employed by a public higher education institution will have 365 days within which to establish a primary residence in NJ. Failure to comply will render the individual unqualified to continue to hold the position. Individuals may seek exemption from the residency exemption committee based on critical need or hardship.