The Cosmetology Association of Nova Scotia wants all cosmetology graduates and industry professionals to have a rewarding career in a licensed establishment where each employee finds encouragement to learn and succeed.

Please submit a single PDF to info@nscosmetology.ca to have your company's employment opportunity displayed on the Association's website. Your PDF must outline the job position you wish to fill, a list of preferred skills the ideal applicant should possess, and your salon/spa contact information.

Below is a list of the current job postings (postings extended due to pandemic closure). Please click on the salon/spa name for more information.
As of July 2020,  job postings will be removed after 2 months. 

PLEASE NOTE: The Cosmetology Association will not accept applications on behalf of salons and spas; applicants must send all material to the contact indicated in the job listing.

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Abalone Retreat & Seacil's Salon
Stewiacke, Nova Scotia
Seeking: Professional and Energetic Hairstylist (click here for details)
Contact: andrea@abaloneretreat.com or (902) 639-1319
Posted July 21st, 2020

Wink Day Spa
Truro, Nova Scotia
Seeking: Two Full Time Estheticians (click here for details)
Contact: renee@winkdayspa.ca 
Posted July 21st, 2020

The Head Shoppe
Seeking: Hairstylists & Estheticians
Contact: fwalsh@salonresourcegroup.com (Dartmouth or New Glasgow)
Contact: bdv@headshoppe.ca (Bedford)
Contact: aliciahunterwhite@icloud.com (Dutch Village Rd)
Posted July 14th, 2020

Zsa Zsa's Hair Salon
Bedford, Nova Scotia
Seeking: Enthusiastic Stylist (click here for info)

Contact:  veraniqa@gmail.com or call (902) 999-7084
Posted July 14th, 2020

Old Pine Barbershop
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Seeking: Certified Barber or Hairstylist
Contact: Mark markwallacetaylor@gmail.com 
Posted July 2nd, 2020

Imagine Salon & Spa
Bedford Nova Scotia
Seeking: Senior Stylist & Esthetician

Contact: ian@imaginesalonspa.ca
Posted: June 26th, 2020 

Helen's Family Barber Shop
Kempt Road, Halifax Nova Scotia
Seeking: Experienced Barber or Stylist

Posted: June 26th, 2020 

Amy's Hair Design and Esthetics

Glace Bay, Nova Scotia
Seeking: Licenced Esthetician
Contact: amyokeefe@seaside.ns.ca 
Posted: May 13, 2020
Halifax Nova Scotia
Seeking: Hairstylists
Contact: Derek Stanhope  Derekstanhope@icloud.com
Posted April 23, 2020

Fox Harb'r Resort

Wallace Nova Scotia
Seeking: Esthetician

Contact: Ann Jeffreys hr@foxharbr.com
Posted March 2020

Halifax, Nova Scotia
Seeking: Part-time Technical Sales Educator
Contact: Karen.Doherty@loreal.com
Posted March 2020

The Dime Spa
Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia (new location)
Seeking: Nail Techs & Estheticians to join our new location
Posted: March 6, 2020

Cuts and Such

Antigonish Mall, Antigonish Nova Scotia
Seeking: Mature individual who is interested in chair rental at our full-service hair salon
Contact: Sally Mcneary  mcnearysally@gmail.com or (902) 863-2141 / (902) 870-2682
Posted March 6, 2020

The Rosewood Salon & Spa

130 Solutions Drive, Clayton Park   
Seeking: Experienced Full-Time Esthetician 
Seeking: Experienced Hair Stylist and Assistant
Contact: Drop resume off to the address above or call (902) 443-0732
Posted February 13, 2020

Strides Spa and Wellness Centre
550 Hwy #2 Elmsdale NS
Seeking: Full-Time and Part-Time Estheticians and Nail Technicians
Contact: : Leslie Wilber-Campbell lwilber@ns.sympatico.ca
Posted February 10, 2020

Shears Salon Spa
3-295 Highway 214, Elmsdale NS
Seeking: Esthetician / Nail Tech
Contact: shears.elmsdale@gmail.com
Posted February 10, 2020

Spirit Spa Spa
5150 Salter Street Suite 200 Halifax NS
Seeking: Energetic, Creative, and Enthusiastic Estheticians
Posted February 3, 2020

Benefit Cosmetics
Halifax Shopping Center & Mic Mac Mall
Seeking: Brow Arch Expert/ Esthetician/ Cosmetic Sales Advisors
Contact: AlanaT@benefitcosmetics.com
Posted January 27, 2020

Cosmetology Association (NS)
126 Chain Lake Drive
Halifax, NS  B3S 1A2

Hours of Operation
Monday 8:30 - 4:30
Tuesday 8:30 - 4:30
Wednesday 8:30 - 4:30
Thursday 8:30 - 4:30
Friday 8:30 - 3:00

*Holiday or Weather closures/cancellations will be noted in the Calendar
Office: (902)468-6477
Fax: (902)468-7147
Toll Free: (800)765-8757

General Inquiries

Provincial Exam Information

Executive Director
Dana Sharkey, CAE



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CBBC - Halifax
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Eastern College
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Eastern Esthetics
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Hair Design Centre
Hair, Esthetics, Makeup Artistry
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Hair Masters
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Elevate Beauty Institute of Cosmetology
Hair, Esthetics, Nail Technology
77 Crescent Drive, New Minas

NSCC Annapolis Campus
50 Elliott Road, Middleton
NSCC Burridge Campus
Hair, Esthetics, Nail Technology
372 Pleasant Street, Yarmouth

NSCC Marconi Campus
1240 Grand Lake Road, Sydney

NSCC Pictou Campus
39 Acadia Avenue, Stellarton