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 in Education, preferably in school leadership
  • NJ Teaching Certificate or its reciprocal
  • NJ Principal Certification preferred or commitment to attain 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

Bergen County

Grade 2 Teacher, Full Time
Transfiguration Academy
10 Bradley Avenue
Bergenfield, NJ 07621
Mr. James Carlo, Principal

Pre-K Aide, Part-Time, Monday-Friday 8:30-12:30
Academy of Our Lady 
180 Rodney Street
Glen Rock, NJ 07452
Mr. Steve Roberts, Principal

Bus Driver, Part-Time
Paramus Catholic Regional High School 
425 Paramus Road
Paramus, NJ 07652

Language Arts and Social Studies, Long-Term Sub, Full Time, Grades 6 and 7
St. John Academy 
460 Hillsdale Avenue
Hillsdale, NJ 07642
Mrs. Elizabeth Viola, Principal

Essex County

Nurse, Part-Time, Experience Preferred

St. Peter School
152 William St.
Belleville, NJ 07109
Mrs. Phyllis Sisco, Principal

Technology Integration Specialist, Pre-K to Grade 8, Full-Time
Our Lady of the Lake School
26 Lakeside Avenue
Verona, NJ 07044
Ben Ronquillo, M.Ed., Principal

School Secretary, Full-Time,
Must have a minimum of two years  successful experience in a related secretarial or office position, or be graduate of a recognized program of secretarial studies. For further details see this link(scroll down).

St. Joseph School 
115 Telford Street
East Orange, NJ 07018
Ms. Karen Cavaness, Principal

Hudson County

Marketing & Technology Assistant (Part-Time)
St. Nicholas School
118 Ferry Street
Jersey City, NJ 07307
Mrs. Bernadette Miglin

Union County

Bus Driver, Part-Time
Roselle Catholic High School
1 Raritan Road
Roselle, NJ 07203
Mr. Thomas Berrios, Principal

Teacher Assistant Early Childhood ages 2-5, Part-Time
Grade 5, Full-Time
Language Arts, Grades 7 and 8, Full-Time
St. Joseph the Carpenter School
140 E. 3rd Ave.
Roselle, NJ 07203
Mr. Patrick Mullen, Principal
Send resume and cover letter to Donna Crowley, Director

Bus driver, Part-Time, CDL Required
St. Mary of the Assumption High School 
237 S. Broad Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
Mr. David Evans, Principal


Current Principal and President Openings