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

Middle School Math, Full-time
Visitation Academy
222 Farview Avenue
Paramus, NJ 07652
Ms. Kimberly Harrigan, Principal
principal@visitationacademyparamus.org


Spanish, I, II, and II, Full-Time
Queen of Peace High School 

191 Rutherford Place
North Arlington, NJ 07031
201-998-8227
Mr. John Tonero, Principal
jtonero@qphs.org

Essex County

–Social Studies, Grades 6-8, Full-Time, also includes Gr. 7 Reading, Gr. 6 Homeroom, should be familiar be Google apps and Chromebooks, experience preferred
–World Language Digital Learning Instructor K-8, Spanish, Part-Time
Aquinas Academy 
388 S. Livingston Avenue
Livingston, NJ 07039
Mr. John Cohrs, Principal
jcohrs@aquinasacademynj.org

Hudson County

Algebra/Pre-Algebra, Full-Time beginning September 2017, Must have experience
St. Francis Academy
1601 Central Avenue
Union City, New Jersey 07087
Ms. Deborah Savage, Principal
lucy@stfrancisacademy.com


All Openings are for the 2017-2018 School Year
Staff Position(s):

Administrative Assistant (FT/PT)
Custodial Staff Member (PT)
Head of Maintenance (FT) – Black Seal License Required

Teaching Positions
Teacher of English
Teacher of Latin
Teacher of Mathematics (Algebra)
Teacher of Physical Education (Strength & Conditioning)
Teacher of Religion
Teacher of Science (Chemistry)
Teacher of Social Studies (US History)
Teacher of Spanish
Hudson Catholic Regional High School 
790 Bergen Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07306
201-332-5970
Mr. Richard Garibell President-Principal
garibell@hudsoncatholic.org


Union County

Long-Term Sub, Full-Time, Grade 2, Position Begins April 24
St. John the Apostle School 
Valley Road
Clark, NJ 07066
Dr. Deborah A. Egan, Ed.D., Principal
degan@sjanj.org


Grade 3, Full-Time
The Academy of Our Lady of Peace 
99 South Street
New Providence, NJ 07974
Mr. Joel Castillo, Principal
principal@theacademyolp.org

Current Principal and President Openings

The archdiocese of Newark is currently seeking applications for elementary school principals for the 2017-2018 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 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

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

Current Opening include but are not limited to:

  • St. John’s Academy, Hillsdale
  • Our Lady of Sorrows School, South Orange
  • Our Lady of Guadalupe Academy, Elizabeth