Catholic School Employment Qualifications and Openings


Teacher Qualifications:
  • Commitment to the Catholic Church’s teaching mission and philosophy
  • Dedication to a values-based education
  • Baccalaureate degree from an accredited college
  • A valid NJ State Certification or commitment to certification
  • Ongoing commitment to students, parents, community, and profession
  • Teaching experience a plus
Principal Qualifications:

Candidates must possess educational vision, leadership skills, organizational ability and interpersonal strengths.  These leaders must be committed Catholics who can inspire faculty and staff, and engage parents and students in pursuit of both spiritual development and academic excellence.     

Candidates must have the ability to create a high-expectations environment for teachers, students, and families. They must nurture a school culture where faculty and staff members work collaboratively to ensure student achievement.

Candidates must meet the following requirements:
  • Practicing Catholic
  • Relevant experience in teaching and/or administration
  • Earned Master’s degree in Education, preferably in school leadership
  • NJ Teaching Certificate or its reciprocal
  • NJ Principal Certification preferred or commitment to attain or its reciprocal

Current openings are listed below. Schools can list their openings with us, but they are not obligated to do so. Prospective teachers are free to contact any school directly. Please note that applications are to be sent as indicated below (e-mail, fax, etc) directly to the schools, not to the Archdiocese of Newark unless otherwise indicated.


Current Teacher Openings

Bergen County

High School IT Coordinator – familiar with Microsoft products, networks, and related technology. Must be attentive to detail and work well with teachers and staff. 12-month position.
St. Mary High School
64 Chestnut Street
Rutherford NJ 07070
Richard Bayhan, Principal


Essex County

  No openings this time


Hudson County

  No openings this time 

Union County

Algebra I and Algebra II, Part-Time
Mother Seton Regional High School 

Valley Road
Clark, NJ 07066

 Substitute Teacher Opening(s). Must have a minimum of 60 college credits, Protecting God’s Children certification, and substitute certification.
The Academy of Our Lady of Peace
99 South Street
New Providence, NJ 07974

Current Elementary School Principal Openings

No openings this time

Current High School School Principal Openings

 No openings at this time