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

Computer, grades 9-12
Must be familiar with Microsoft OS and software.
Mathematics, Full-Time
Spanish, Full-Time 
St. Mary High School  

64 Chestnut Street  
Rutherford, NJ 07070  
201-933-5220  
Mr. Richard Bayhan, Principal 
rbayhan@stmaryhs.org


English
Religion
Science (Physics/Engineering)
Spanish
All the above positions are Full-Time
Paramus Catholic Regional High School 
425 Paramus Road
Paramus, NJ 07652
201-445-6465
Mr. James Vail, President
jvail@paramus-catholic.org

 


-Social Studies/Geography Grades 6 – 8, Full Time,  (NJ certification; practicing Catholic) with the ability/knowledge to integrate the use of technology into the SS/Geo program; position includes teaching Religion/House moderator in our innovative ‘House’ model 
- Reading specialist (preferably with Orton Gillingham certification),  Part Time, practicing Catholic 
-Music teacher, K – 8 Full-Time practicing Catholic, with certification and ability to teach vocal classes, instrumental classes, and produce Christmas pageant and Spring Musical (spring musical is a licensed performance) 
-Visual/Graphic Art Teacher,  Part-Time  (NJ certification; practicing Catholic) with the ability to integrate technology into the visual arts program 
Academy of the Most Blessed Sacrament  
785 Franklin Lake Road  
Franklin Lakes, NJ 07417  
Ms. Joann Matthews, Principal 
jmathews@rcmbs.org

 


 

 

Music, Pre-K to Grade 8, Part-Time, 2 days per week, Must be familiar with elementary music curriculum, and music for liturgies 
Library, Pre-K to Grade 8, Part-Time, 2 days per week, certified reading teacher preferred
 St. Paul Interparochial School 
187 Wyckoff Avenue
Ramsey, NJ 07446
Mrs. Gail Ritchie, Principal
gritchie@stpaulips.org 


 

Spanish, Part-Time, Grades Pre-K through 8
Pre-K Aide, Part-Time, must have early childhood experience
Art, Pre-K – Grade 8, Part-Time

The Academy at Saint Mary 

72 Chestnut Street
Rutherford, NJ 07070
Ms. Ana Maria Castaneda , Principal
ACastaneda@academyatsmes.org


 

Reading and Language Arts,  Grade 7 and 8 with 8th Grade Homeroom
Grade 5-8 Reading/ LA certification or K-12 Teacher of English certification preferred 
Academy of Our Lady 

180 Rodney Street
Glen Rock, NJ 07452
Mrs. Heather Schnaars, Principal
hschnaars@academyofourlady.org


 

Computer Teacher, Grades Pre-K – Grade 8, Part-Time, 3 Days Per Week.
St. Joseph School 

305 Elm Street
Oradell, NJ 07649
Mrs. Colette Vail, Principal
vailc@sjsusa.org


 

Art, Grades 1-8, Part-Time, 3 days Per Week
Transfiguration Academy 
10 Bradley Avenue
Bergenfield, NJ 07621
Mr. Salvatore Tralongo
principal@transfigurationacademy.org


Essex County

Science, Grades 6-8, Full-Time
St. Cassian School 
190 Lorraine Avenue
Upper Montclair, NJ  07043
Ms. Maria A. Llanes, Principal
mllanes@stcassianschool.org
 

 


Religious Studies, Full-Time, Grades 10-12
St. Vincent Academy 

228 W. Market Street
Newark, NJ 07103
973-622-1613
Sr. June Favata, SC, Principal
jfavata@svanj.org


 

Pre-K4, Classroom Aide , Part-Time
Grade 3, Classroom Aide, Part-Time
Our Lady of Sorrows School 
172 Academy Street
South Orange, NJ 07079
Sr. Judith Blair, SSC, Principal
principal@ourladyofsorrowsschool.org


Hudson County

Grade 5, Full-Time
Language Arts, Grades 6-8, Full-Time
Art Pre-K-8, Part-Time
Math, Part-Time
St. Francis Academy
1601 Central Avenue
Union City, NJ 07087
Ms. Deborah Savage, Principal
principal@stfrancisacademy.com


 

Science, Grades 5-8, Full Time
Math, Grades 5-8, Full Time

Hoboken Catholic Academy
555 7th Street
Hoboken, NJ 07030
Mr. Matthew McGrath, Principal
mmcgrath@hobokencatholic.org


 

English and AP Literature, Grades 10-12, Full Time
Physical Education, Sports Fitness, Driver’s Education Grades 9-12, Full-Time
Art Design, Grades 9-12, Part-Time (AM Only)

Geometry., Pre-Algebra,  Algebra. I, Pre-Calculus Grades 9-12, Full Time
St. Anthony High School 

175 Eighth Street
Jersey City, NJ 07302
201-653-5143
Mr. Chad Broussard, Head of School
broussardc@stanthonyhighschool.org


Union County


Pre-K 4, Part-Time, Afternoons 5 days a week 

St. John the Apostle School  
Valley Road  
Clark, NJ 07066  
Sr. Donna Marie O’Brien, OP, Principal 
​dmobrienop@sjanj.org

 


Science, Multiple Grades, Full-Time, Must be Science Certified
St. Joseph the Carpenter School 
140 E. Third Avenue

Roselle, NJ 07203
Mrs. Maryellen Woodstock, Principal
woodstock@stjosephsroselle.org


 Biology, Anatomy, Environmental Science Full-Time, Grades 9,11,12
Bookkeeper, Full-Time
Religion Full-Time
Assistant Principal, Full-Time
St. Mary of the Assumption High School 
237 S. Broad Street

Elizabeth, NJ 07202
908-352-4350
Mr. David Evans, Principal
jefe_6@hotmail.com


Spanish, Grades 1-8, Part-Time
Art, Grades 1-8, Part-Time
 St. Michael School 
1212 Kelly Street
Union, NJ 07083
Mrs. Antoinette Telle, Principal
ttelle@smsunion.org


Spanish, Pre-K – Grade 5, Part-Time
Math, Grades 6-8, Part-Time 
St. James the Apostle School 
41 S. Springfield Avenue
Springfield, NJ 07081
Mrs. Patricia Dolansky, Principal
pdolansky@saintjamesparish.org


 

Guidance Counselor, Full-Time, Grades 9-12 to begin on September 1, 2014.  
Duties include, among other things, college selection advice, supervision of the Peer Leadership Program, planning and implementing the standardized testing program, working with classroom teachers in the design of instructional strategies for students with learning challenges, and counseling students experiencing difficulties at home, in school and elsewhere. Certification is required. Familiarity with Naviance software and experience at the secondary school level are highly desirable.
Roselle Catholic Regional High School 
1 Raritan Road
Roselle, NJ 07203
RC Director of Guidance, Mrs. Julie LaBrutto
jlabrutto@rosellecatholic.org


 

Chemistry and Physics, Full-Time.  The position requires teaching four sections of Chemistry and one section of Honors Physics.  Experience with the Vernier lab equipment is a prerequisite for this position.
Benedictine Academy 

840 N. Broad Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07208
908-352-0670
Mr. James Sarto, Principal
jsarto@benedictineacad.org


 

Current Elementary School Principal Openings

For the 2014-2015 academic year, the Archdiocese of Newark, NJ seeks qualified applicants for the position of principal in our elementary schools, both urban and suburban schools located in Bergen, Essex, Hudson, and Union Counties. Applicants with the qualifications listed below, may send a letter of intent, resume, with three (3) letters of reference.

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, leadership, 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

At this time, the following schools have openings:

Academy of Our Lady of Peace , New Providence, Union County

St. Mary School, Newark, Essex County

Submit Elementary Principal resumes to:

Dr. Margaret Dames,  Superintendent of Schools  
Office of the Superintendent of Schools  
171 Clifton Avenue  Newark, NJ 07104-0500  
Phone: (973) 497-4273 Fax: (973) 497-4249
SchoolsOffice@rcanschools.org

Current High School School Principal Openings

 No openings at this time