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 meet the following requirements:
  • Practicing Catholic
  • Relevant experience in teaching and/or administration
  • Earned Master’s degree
  • NJ Teaching Certificate or its reciprocal
  • NJ Principal Certification or commitment to attain it, or its reciprocal
  • Letters of Recommendation from the following: pastor, 2 professional sources


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 All Openings are for 2017-2018 unless otherwise noted

 

Bergen County

Long Term Substitute Elementary Physical Education Teacher. Teach Physical Education and Health to students in grades Pre-K 3 through 8. Oversee after school club activity (golf). Responsibilities also include supervision of the Before School Care program for extra remuneration. NJDOE certification, Protecting God’s Children Certificate, and a letter of recommendation from Pastor is required for this position.

Substitute Teachers: Pre-K-Grade 8 – All Subject Areas.
Practicing Catholic, Protecting God’s Children training, prefer NJDOE content area certification.

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and letter from their pastor by March 9, 2017 to: Dr. Paula Valenti, Interim Principal, St. Joseph School, 305 Elm St., Oradell, NJ 07649. Email: valentip@sjsusa.org
St. Joseph School
305 Elm Street
Oradell, NJ 07649
Dr. Paula Valenti, Principal


Immediate openings:
Middle School Math Teacher, FT.  Must be NJ certified.
Administrative Assistant. Experience in a school setting is preferred.
St. Leo School
300 Market Street
Elmwood Park, NJ 07407
Ms. Traci Koval, Principal
Interested applicants, please send resume to: tkoval@stleosschool.org


Spanish teacher, K-8, for the 2017-2018 school year. Start date: February 26, 2018
Substitute teachers for the 2017-2018 school year.
The Academy at Saint Mary
72 Chestnut Street
Rutherford, NJ 07070
Miss Ana Maria Castaneda, Principal
Please send resume and letter of interest to: acastaneda@academyatsmes.org


4th Grade Substitute Teacher. Elementary teaching experience preferred. Position begins April 2018.
St. Peter Academy
431 Fifth Avenue
River Edge, NJ 07661
Mr. James McCarthy, Principal
Interested applicants, please send resume and cover letter to Mr. James McCarthy via email at  jmcCarthy@spare.org


School Nurse, Part-Time; Monday – Friday: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm. Valid NJ License as a RN and current First Aid/CPR Certificates are required. 
Academy of Our Lady of Grace
400 Kamena Street
Fairview, NJ 07022
Mrs. Filomena D’Amico, Principal
Interested applicants, please contact the school at 201-945-8300


Religion/Campus Minister
Paramus Catholic Regional High School 
425 Paramus Road
Paramus, NJ 07652
201-445-4466
Ms. Stephanie Macaluso, Principal
All cover letters and resumes should be emailed to smacaluso@paramus-catholic.org


 

Kindergarten Aide. Part-Time. Starting December 4 days per week.
Queen of Peace School
21 Church Place
North Arlington, NJ 07031
Ms. Ellen Naughton, Principal
All cover letters/resumes/ letters of recommendation should be sent to Ms. Ellen Naughton: enaughton@qpgs.org


Part-Time Bus Driver – afternoons beginning September 5th, 2017.
Don Bosco Preparatory High School 
492 North Franklin Turnpike
Ramsey, NJ 07446 201-327-8003
Mr. Robert Fazio, Principal
Resumes can be sent to Mr. Robert Fazio, 492 North Franklin Turnpike, Ramsey, NJ 07446, or email to rfazio@donboscoprep.org. For further information, please call 201-327-8003, ext. 131.


Essex County

Summer School Teacher for Grades K-5
The position is for June 25-August 3. 8:00 am-1:30pm. Our summer program has themed weeks. The ideal candidate will be expected to plan hands-on activities related to each theme.
Interested applicants please send resume and references to Lisa Perez at Michael Petrillo at lisaperezst.francis@gmail.com.

St. Francis Xavier School
594 N. 7th Street
Newark, NJ 07107
Mrs. Lisa Perez, Principal, 973-482-9410


After-school personnel needed 3pm – 6pm daily.
Interested applicants please send resume and references to Michael Petrillo at mpetrillo@stthomastheapostlenj.com 

St. Thomas the Apostle School
50 Byrd Avenue
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
Mr. Michael Petrillo, Principal


Full Time, K-12 French Language Instructor. Desired qualifications include New Jersey Department of Education CEAS or Standard Certification in K-12 French, ability to work collaboratively with colleagues, knowledge and application of best practice in foreign language instruction for students in grades K-12 and willingness to support the mission of Lacordaire Academy.

Lacordaire Academy Lower Division

155 Lorraine Avenue
Upper Montclair, NJ 07043
Dr. William Hambleton, Head of School and Dr. Michelle Anderson, Academic Dean of School Lower Division

Applicants may send their resume, cover letter and copies of certifications to Dr. Michelle Anderson, Dean of Academics at manderson@lacordaire.net


Teacher Aide, Part-Time. The duties will include providing assistance in a pre-k and 1st grade classroom
Experience preferred.

St. Cassian School 
190 Lorraine Avenue
Upper Montclair, NJ  07043
Ms. Maria A. Llanes, Principal
Please send resume to Ms. Maria Llanes: mllanes@stcassianschool.org


Middle School Language Arts/Reading, Full Time
Aquinas Academy
388 S. Livingston Avenue
Livingston, NJ 07039
Mr. John Cohrs, Principal
Please send resume to Mr. John Cohrs: jcohrs@aquinasacademynj.org


Spanish Teacher Grades 4 – 8 Part-Time. Requirements to include teaching experience with Spanish background.
Good Shepherd Academy 
24 Brookline Avenue
Nutley, NJ 07110
Sr. Jane Feltz, MPF, Principal
Please send resume via email to Sr. Jane at principal@gsanutley.org


Substitute Teachers all grade levels Pk-8
St. Thomas the Apostle School 
50 Byrd Avenue
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
Mr. Michael Petrillo, Principal
Please send resume via email to Mr. Michael Petrillo: mpetrillo@stthomastheapostlenj.com


Hudson County

Immediate opening for the following positions: Kindergarten Aide and Instructional Aide.
Successful candidate should have experience in working with young children in a school and/or camp setting.  Valid NJ teacher certification and/or substitute certification are required.
Hoboken Catholic Academy
555 Seventh Street
Hoboken, NJ  07030
Mr. Matthew McGrath, Principal
Interested applicants, please send resume, cover letter, copies of certification and references to mmcgrath@hobokencatholic.org


Music Teacher, Part-Time
All Saints Catholic Academy
19 W. 13th Street
Bayonne, NJ 07002
Sr. Rita Marie Fritzen, OSF, Principal
Please email resume to Sr. Rita Marie Fritzen: rfritzen@ascabayonne.org


Union County

Maternity Leave Replacement for an Administrative Assistant, FT
Tentative start and end dates: April 2018 through July 2018 

Substitute Teachers all grade levels Pk-8
The Academy of Our Lady of Peace 
99 South Street
New Providence, NJ 07974
Mr. Joel Castillo, Principal
Send cover letter and resume to Mr. Joel Castillo: principal@theacademyolp.org


Substitute Teachers, Pre-K-8th Grade
St. Genevieve School
209 Princeton Road
Elizabeth, NJ 07208
Ms. Anika Logan, Principal
All cover letters/ resumes/letter of recommendations should be sent to Ms. Anika Logan: principal@saintgenevieveschool.com


PT Pre-K Teachers Assistant. Must be reliable and enjoy working with young children. Experience preferred. Flexible hours. 
St. Joseph the Carpenter School 
140 E. Third Avenue
Roselle, NJ 07203
Mr. Patrick Mullen, Principal
Please submit resumes via email to crowley@stjosephroselleschool.org.


Art Teacher, Part-Time, Wednesday & Thursday, grades 2-8
St. Michael School 
1212 Kelly Street
Union, NJ 07083
Mrs. Antoinette Telle, Principal
Send cover letter and resume to Mrs. Antoinette Telle: ttelle@smsunion.org


 

CURRENT PRINCIPAL AND PRESIDENT OPENINGS

Principal Qualifications:

The Archdiocese of Newark is currently seeking applications for elementary school principals for the 2018-2019 school year for anticipated openings in schools in Bergen, Essex, Hudson, and Union counties.

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 meet the following requirements:
  • Practicing Catholic
  • Relevant experience in teaching and/or administration
  • Earned Master’s degree
  • NJ Teaching Certificate or its reciprocal
  • NJ Principal Certification or commitment to attain it, or its reciprocal
  • Letters of Recommendation from the following: pastor, 2 professional sources

Interested parties should send the following to Sr. Patricia Butler, SC, Associate Superintendent of Schools, at butlerpa@rcan.org

  • Resume
  • Cover letter
  • Letters of Recommendation from the following: pastor, 2 professional sources

We are currently seeking applicants for an immediate opening for the following school:

  • Academy of Our Lady, Glen Rock