Photoshop Instructor

CMU has prepared more than 5000 artists for exciting careers in film & television, fashion, theatre, and digital and special effects. We are sought out by creative minds across North America and around the globe. Our makeup courses are taught by award-winning instructors in an intimate classroom setting. We are the only makeup school that offers courses in all 8 disciplines of makeup artistry: fashion, hairstyling, film & television, theatre, prosthetics, creature & character design, digital sculpting, and Photoshop (computer-aided makeup).



The instructor is responsible for teaching and managing the day-to-day activities of the classroom in the area of Photoshop art and editing.



  • Demonstrate, instruct and monitor students in the following skills:
  • PS Basics, Selection, Brush, Filters
  • Retouching tools/techniques
  • Portrait Special Effects
  • Photo Retouching and Restoration
  • Magazine Photo Retouching
  • Levels, Curves, Adjust Menu
  • Colours, Theory and Illustration Techniques
  • Printing Texture Maps for 3d
  • Concept Art (2 days) Oversee classroom equipment needs and ordering. 
  • Deliver, review and update course content to reflect changes within the industry. 
  • Ensure compliance with CMU College Policies and Procedures. 
  • Supervise the daily class and communicate clear objectives for all learning activities. 
  • Lecture and demonstrate the curriculum approved by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities.  
  • Oversee final class exam. 
  • Attend graduation ceremonies.


Classroom management

  • Maintain student marks and attendance. 
  • Manage the class facilities (opening/closing, visual displays, class equipment, morning/ afternoon and lunch breaks). 
  • Maintain discipline in the classroom. 
  • Maintain a clean and safe working environment for both the staff and students. 



  • Attend monthly staff and instructor workshop meetings. 
  • Attend weekly instructors’ meetings.



  • $40.00




  • Degree in related field of instruction 
  • Experience
  • At least 5 years’ experience in the field. 

*Asset (not required)* Experience working in a college environment.



  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated problem-solving, decision-making and analytical abilities.
  • Strong leadership ability.


Application Process:

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Additional Details

Category: Digital Media
CMU College of Makeup Art & Design
110 Lombard Street
Toronto, ON, CA
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Posted: May 06, 2024
Deadline: OPEN
Type: Full-time
Experience: Intermediate
Compensation: $40.00/hr
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