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Instructional Assistant, Cosmetology (Part-Time)

Northcentral Technical College

Job Description

$24.22 Hourly
Wausau, WI
Job Type
Job Number
9/5/2022 11:59 PM Central

Position Description

General Description:
Northcentral Technical College (NTC) is a customer-focused, accessible provider of innovative life-long learning that builds a globally competitive workforce. The College seeks team oriented, student focused individuals who have a deep value of education to facilitate learning. NTC staff serves in alignment with the College's mission, vision, core values, and operating principles, and Board of Trustee's Executive Limitations, Productivity and Quality Measures, and Community Benefits Statements.

Expertise, Attitude and Abilities:
Expertise: An educational philosophy which places the primary emphasis on student learning in the design, delivery, and evaluation of learning. Expertise in content areas being taught. A solid understanding of how the education and business worlds interface. Commitment to the use of new learning technologies. Excellent communication skills including oral, written and presentation skills.
Attitude: An uncompromising commitment to learning through the College's mission, vision and values. A positive and proactive approach. Flexibility, a willingness to change. Open-mindedness, fairness, the ability to see multiple perspectives. A willingness to take risks. A willingness to accept responsibility for professional and personal growth. Strong support for diversity.
Ability: Success and commitment as a team member, fostering consensus and collaboration in and out of the classroom. The ability to manage projects, set and achieve specific objectives and measure results. Proficiency in use of technology, computers and software.

Duties & Responsibilities

  1. Provide in-class/clinic floor and online assistance with Cosmetology courses as directed by instructor.
  2. Assist with specified student activities and assignments as directed by instructor.
  3. Assist in reviewing student progress.
  4. Maintain records of student attendance.
  5. Direct students in the operation salon equipment and the use of lab materials.
  6. Assist in monitoring classroom activities and lab rotations.
  7. Provide feedback to students during self-directed study activities.
  8. Assist in program orientation for new students.
  9. Assist with scheduling, documentation, and correspondence related to required class activities.
  10. Assist with Student tutoring.
  11. Organize clinic floor for learning activities.
  12. Operate the following equipment/Computer Software: Square, Starfish, PeopleSoft, and Outlook.
  13. Participate in staff and team planning meetings as schedule allows.
  14. Interact effectively with other NTC teams.
  15. Participate in advisory committee meetings as available.
  16. Attend professional meetings, workshops, and conferences as directed.
  17. Assist in maintaining inventory of instructional materials and equipment and perform minor maintenance of equipment.
  18. Other duties as assigned.


The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge and skills required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Must hold a current Cosmetology license from the state of Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services (DSPS).
  • 2-5 years’ experience in Cosmetology required.
  • Experience with barbering techniques.
  • Experience working with students in an educational setting preferred.
  • Ability to provide supportive, empathetic learning environment to students.
  • Ability to recognize and support instructors' educational strategies and philosophies successfully
  • Commitment to mission and goals of NTC and the Cosmetology program
  • Ability to deal with sensitive information and confidential data in a manner that does not adversely impact NTC or the Cosmetology program.
  • Ability to interact effectively
  • Must be able to pass the Wisconsin criminal background check
  • Wisconsin Technical College certification desirable

The duties and responsibilities listed are intended to describe the essential functions of persons assigned to this job. They are not intended as an exhaustive list of all job duties, responsibilities, and requirements.

Physical Demands

Working Activity:
6 to 8 hours: Working indoors
4 to 5 hours: Grasping, performing repetitive movements, standing and walking
1 to 3 hours: Pulling, pushing, reaching, sitting and twisting
Less than 1 hour: Balancing, bending, climbing, crawling, driving, kneeling, working at heights, working in temperature extremes and working outdoors

Lifting and Carrying:
Less than 10 pounds: 10-15 or more repetitions per hour
10 to 20 pounds: 10-15 repetitions per hour
20-50 pounds: 1-10 repetition(s) per hour
50-100 pounds: Less than 1 repetition per hour
More than 100 pounds with help: Less than 1 repetition per hour

Additional Physical Requirements:
Vision: Adequate with aid to read instructions, labels, documents, computer screens, and differentiate between colors.

Hearing: Adequate with aid to understand oral requests, telephone conversation, and PA systems.

Required Employee Program Safety Training:
Bloodborne Pathogen, chemical hygiene, emergency action plan, emergency procedures, ergonomics (office/workplace), slips, trips and falls and vehicle safety

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