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

English, Full-Time
St. Mary High School  
64 Chestnut Street  
Rutherford, NJ 07070  
Mr. Richard Bayhan, Principal


Art, Grades 1-8, Part-Time, 3 days Per Week
Math / Algebra Middle School (Grades 6-8) – Full Time

Transfiguration Academy 
10 Bradley Avenue
Bergenfield, NJ 07621
Mr. Salvatore Tralongo, Principal

Religion, Grades 9-12, Full-Time
Physical Education/Drivers Education, Grades 9-12, Full-Time
Paramus Catholic Regional High School 
425 Paramus Road
Paramus, NJ 07652
Mr. James Vail, President


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

Essex County

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


Spanish, Part-Time, Grades K-5
Trinity Academy 
235 Bloomfield Avenue
Caldwell, NJ 07006
Mrs. Mary Cassels, Principal


Math, Part-Time, Grades 7 and 8
St. Thomas the Apostle School 
50 Byrd Avenue
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
Ms. Joan Ferraer, Principal


Pre-K 3, Part-Time
Math, Grades 6-8, Full-Time, Experience with differentiated learning preferred.
St. Joseph School 
115 Telford Street
East Orange, NJ 07018
Ms. Karen Cavaness, Principal


Pre-K 3 and 4, Part-Time, Aide
St. Peter School 

152 William Street
Belleville, NJ  07109
Mrs. Phyllis Sisco, Principal


Religion, Grades 9-12, Full-Time
St. Vincent Academy 

228 W. Market Street
Newark, NJ 07103
Sr. June Favata, SC, Principal


Music, Grades PreK 3 – 5, Part-Time
Our Lady of Sorrows School 
172 Academy Street
South Orange, NJ 07079
Sr. Judith Blair, SSC, Principal

Hudson County

Science, Grades 5-8, Full Time
Hoboken Catholic Academy
555 7th Street
Hoboken, NJ 07030
Mr. Matthew McGrath, Principal


English and AP Literature, Grades 10-12, Full Time
Art Design, Grades 9-12, Part-Time (AM Only)

St. Anthony High School 

175 Eighth Street
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Mr. Chad Broussard, Head of School


Experienced Science Teacher, Full-time, Grades 6, 7, and  8 (Homeroom:  Grade 6)
Experienced Elementary School Gym Teacher (Part-Time: Mondays and Fridays, 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.) 

Sacred Heart School
183 Bayview Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07305
Sister Frances Salemi, S.C., Principal

Certified Reading Teacher (Grades 5-8) Part-Time , Certified and Experienced
Bookkeeper, Part Time, Approximately 15 hours per week,
-Duties include among others accounts payable, bank reconciliations, tuition receivable, general office administrative duties
-Knowledge of QuickBooks and school experience a plus
St Nicholas School
118 Ferry Street 
Jersey City, NJ 07307
Ms. Bernadette Miglin, Principal

Union County

Pre-School Assistant, Part-Time
Language Arts, Full-Time

Position includes: Grade 7 Homeroom/Religion, Grade 6 Social Studies, and Grade 5 and 6 Language Arts. Must be willing to integrate technology and innovative ideas into the curriculum
St. Joseph the Carpenter School 
140 E. Third Avenue

Roselle, NJ 07203
Mr. Patrick Mullen, Principal

Guidance, Full-Time
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
Mr. David Evans, Principal

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


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
Mr. James Sarto, Principal


Current Elementary School Principal Openings

No openings this time

Current High School School Principal Openings

 No openings at this time