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

Essex County 

Hudson County

Union County

 

Current Elementary School Principal Openings

For the 2015-2016 academic year, the Archdiocese of Newark, NJ seeks qualified applicants for the position of principal in our elementary and secondary schools, both urban and suburban schools located in Bergen, Essex, Hudson, and Union Counties.

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

Applicants with the qualifications listed below, may send a letter of intent, resume, with three (3) letters of reference to Sister Patricia Butler, SC at butlerpa@rcan.org or Archdiocese of Newark, Schools Office, 171 Clifton Ave. , Newark, NJ 07104 by February 2015

Openings are currently in the following locations:

Bergen County:

Academy of the Most Blessed Sacrament, Franklin Lakes

Academy of Our Lady, Glen Rock

Visitation Academy, Paramus

Transfiguration Academy, Bergenfield

Essex County:

Our Lady of the Lake School, Verona

St. Francis Xavier, Newark

Hudson County:

All Saints Catholic Academy, Bayonne

Union County:

Our Lady of Guadalupe Academy, Elizabeth

St. John the Apostle School, Clark

St. James, Springfield

 

Current High School Principal Openings