The Estee Lauder Companies Lead Cosmetology Instructor - AINY Full Time in New York, New York

Lead Cosmetology Instructor - AINY Full Time

Brand: Aveda


Position Purpose:

Provide leadership support to the Education Manager and Instructors in the applicable program to help ensure a well trained, empowered, and motivated educator team. Assist in the training and coaching of the cosmetology team members by providing consistent and on-going feedback on their overall performance; technically and professionally.

Each Aveda employee will practice an individual commitment to sustainability and environmental responsibility in the workplace. We aim to steer society in a more sustainable direction for our benefit and the benefit of generations to come.

Each Aveda employee will actively participate in the Behavior Based Safety (BBS) program and is required to follow all safety practices and procedures.

Description of Duties:

  • Assist in the mentoring and coaching of the cosmetology team members regarding the over-all performance.

  • Work in partnership with the Education Manager to effectively document the education team’s performance and individual development plans.

  • Attend informational and technical interviews with prospective educators. Collaborate with the education Manager in making final hiring decision.

  • Provide on-going recognition, support and motivation for instructors.

  • Assist in the coaching of staff to meet service and retail goals, and utilize Aveda teaching methods

  • Address student challenges

  • Coordinate with the education manger new educator orientations

  • Coordinate on-going training programs for new and current educators

  • Maintain clinic classroom sanitation and guide educators on classroom sanitation

  • Instruct students on Aveda curriculum by preparing, researching and conducting presentations and demonstrations

  • Ensure curriculum taught reflects current standards within the industry

  • Provide continuous evaluation on an ongoing basis to students

  • Maintain academic records for student population

  • Ensure guest satisfaction by effectively managing the clinic floor

  • Counsel and guide students on clinic floor and assist in issue resolution

  • Participate in special events such as Earth Month, career fairs, and student recognition

  • Project a professional image at all times to internal and external guests

  • Other duties as assigned and/or requested


Education: High School diploma. Cosmetology License required and a minimum of two years college experience preferred.

Experience: 3-4 years as Cosmetology Instructor, plus 2 years leadership experience including training and development of staff and coaching/supervision. Demonstrated ability to motivate and direct a large, diverse team. Must possess excellent communication, motivational, organizational skills.

Others : Must be available in the evening and Saturday. Computer experience in MS programs required.

Job: Education / Training

Primary Location: Americas-US-NY-New York

Job Type: Standard

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1st (Day) Shift

Travel: No

We are an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Job Number: 186155