Makeup Artistry and Nail Tech Tutor for Adolescents and Young Children Job in Nigeria

 We are an indigenous non-profit and non-governmental organization with Head Office in Abuja and field offices in several locations across Nigeria. We are in the business of saving lives, making life more meaningful and productive for all Nigerians and especially for people living with; and affected by HIV. It is an organization built on strong core values, we believe strongly in commitment, innovation, inspiring leadership, and partnerships.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Makeup Artistry and Nail Tech Tutor for Adolescents and Young Children

Location: Mushin, Lagos
Employment Type: Short-Term Hire

Duration: 3 months


  • We are seeking a skilled and passionate Makeup Artistry and Nail Tech Tutor to join our team, specializing in providing makeup education and guidance to adolescents and young children.
  • This role involves teaching basic makeup techniques, skincare routines, and promoting positive self-image and confidence in young learners.
  • The ideal candidate will have a strong background in makeup artistry, excellent communication skills, and a genuine interest in empowering young individuals through beauty education.

Makeup Instruction:

  • Develop and deliver age-appropriate makeup lessons and workshops tailored to the needs and interests of adolescents and young children.
  • Teach basic makeup techniques, including skincare preparation, foundation application, eyeshadow blending, and lip color selection.
  • Demonstrate proper makeup tools and products, emphasizing safety, hygiene, and best practices.
  • Teach beneficiaries the basics of nail tech, including the use of gel coats, UV lights, artificial nails, pedicures, and manicures.

Skincare Education:

  • Educate students on the importance of skincare and proper skincare routines for different skin types and ages.
  • Discuss skincare concerns such as acne, dryness, and sun protection, providing guidance on suitable skincare products and treatments.

Personalized Consultations:

  • Conduct individual makeup consultations with students to assess their preferences, skin tone, and desired looks.
  • Provide personalized recommendations and tips to help students enhance their natural features and express their unique style through makeup.

Positive Self-Image and Confidence Building:

  • Foster a supportive and inclusive learning environment where students feel comfortable exploring and experimenting with makeup.
  • Encourage self-expression, creativity, and confidence-building through makeup artistry, emphasizing inner beauty and self-acceptance.

Trend Awareness and Inspiration:

  • Stay updated on current makeup trends, techniques, and products to inspire and educate students.
  • Share makeup tutorials, beauty tips, and celebrity looks to spark creativity and enthusiasm among young learners.

Mentorship and Support:

  • Provide mentorship, encouragement, and constructive feedback to students, helping them develop their makeup skills and artistic abilities.
  • Serve as a positive role model and advocate for healthy beauty practices and self-care habits.


  • Certificate or formal education and training in makeup artistry or aesthetics from a recognized technical institution.
  • Excellent communication skills, especially when teaching adolescents and young people.


  • In-depth knowledge of makeup products, techniques, and application.
  • Practical experience in the makeup industry, either by working as a makeup artist or as an assistant to an established professional.
  • A strong understanding of current makeup trends, styles, and techniques.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to engage and connect with young persons.
  • Ability to design and deliver effective lessons to students.
  • Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for working with adolescents and young people.

Additional Requirements:

  • Willingness to undergo background checks and any necessary certifications related to working with children.
  • Availability to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends, to accommodate class schedules and events.

Application Closing Date
16th May, 2024.

    Method of Application
    Interested and qualified candidates should:
    Click here to apply online
    Submit their current CV and Suitability Statement (not more than 200 words indicating position and location) in Microsoft Word format to: using the JOB TITLE, LOCATION, AND APPLICANT FULL NAME as the subject of the email e.g. Makeup Artistry and Nail Tech Tutor for Adolescents and Young Children - Lagos, ADESUWA NWACHUKWU


    • It is important to apply via the link and the mail, as applications sent to ONLY the email address will be considered invalid.
    • Past beneficiaries who have participated in the AYP hub in Mushin are especially encouraged to apply.
    • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted to advance to the next stage of the selection process
    • Qualified Locals and residents of these locations are encouraged to apply
    • Applications are reviewed in the order of arrival, and we reserve the right to close the offer before the term initially indicated if suitable applications are received.