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 source


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 Office of Schools Openings

Marketing and Enrollment Manager
The Marketing and Enrollment Manager is expected to be a content expert in the field of marketing, retention, recruitment, and enrollment. Responsible for assisting Catholic elementary and high schools in efforts to retain and recruit students. Will assist in creating and executing marketing and advancement plans for schools in the Archdiocese of Newark.

Qualifications/Skills

Web Design
MS Office Suite
Google Applications: G Suite or Google Classroom
Strong Interpersonal, written and oral communication skills
Self motivated, good listening skills, problem-solving skills and the ability to work independently.
Ability to maintain a flexible work schedule including evenings and weekends.
Practicing Catholic committed to advancing the mission of Christ’s Church.
Provide leadership, strategic direction, management and coordination of K-12 Catholic schools’ advancement goals.

Education and/or Experience

Bachelor’s degree, in Marketing or related specialization preferred.
Minimum of two years of marketing or advancement/development experience in a school, non-profit, or other professional setting.

Interested applicants, please email resume and cover letter to michelry@rcan.org

Click here to view full position description.

Current Teacher Openings All Openings are for 2018-2019 unless otherwise noted

Bergen County

Full-Time World Language Teacher (Spanish Preferred), Grades PreK3-Grade 8
Full-Time Middle School Science Teacher
(STEM Experience/ Lab Learner Experience Preferred)
Substitute Teachers
Academy of Our Lady of Mount Carmel
10 County Road
Tenafly, NJ 07670
Ms. Kelly A. Koval, Principal, 201-567-6491
Interested applicants, please send resume and cover letter to kkoval@academyolmc.org.


Full Time Spanish Substitute Teacher
7th grade homeroom and grades 1-8 Spanish class beginning October 15, 2018 for 6-8 weeks.
Sacred Heart School
620 Valley Brook Avenue
Lyndhurst, NJ 07071
Mrs. Linda Durocher, Principal
Interested applicants, please send resume and cover letter to ldurocher@sacredheartlynd.org


Aide for Early Childhood Program- 4 days per week from 7:45AM -2:45PM
Part-time Admissions Director
Queen of Peace School
21 Church Place
North Arlington, NJ 07031
Mrs. Ellen Naughton, Principal,  201-998-8222
Interested applicants, please send resume and cover letter to enaughton@qpgs.org.


Art/PreK Gym (combined position full time) December 2018 start
Technology Integrator (full-time immediate opening): Responsible for technology instruction grades PK-8th and supporting teachers with the integration of technology into learning goals. Proficient in Google Suite and an understanding of Google Suite Management. Ability to use & support Ipads for learning. Ability to manage & support hardware and software in the building.
Substitute Teachers
Notre Dame Academy
312 First Street
Palisades Park, NJ 07650
Mr. Mark Valvano, Principal
Interested applicants, please send resume and cover letter to mvalvano@notredameint.org


6th, 7th, 8th Grade Math Teacher: Candidates should be certified and highly qualified to teach Math.
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


AFTER CARE ASSISTANT Saint Joseph School seeks teacher assistant applicants for its After Care program. The successful candidate will work Mondays and Fridays 2:30 pm – 6 pm and on the first Friday of each month (half days of school) 12 noon – 6 pm. Candidates must have Protecting God’s Children training (we can assist with that) and fingerprinting. Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest, credentials and three references.
St. Joseph School
305 Elm Street
Oradell, NJ 07649
Dr. Paula Valenti, Principal
Interested candidates should send letter of interest, resume and supporting documents to: valentip@sjsusa.org.


Maternity replacement for Pre-K4 classroom: Approximate date: December to February Must be Certified teacher or hold a substitute certificate.
Visitation Academy
222 Farview Avenue
Paramus, NJ 07652
Ms. Kimberly Harrigan, Principal,  201-262-6067
Interested applicants, please send resume to principal@visitationacademyparamus.org


Administrative Assistant/School Secretary Full Time: 8:30-3:30 Knowledge of Power School a plus
Teacher, Science/STEM, grades 4-8
St. Leo School
300 Market Street
Elmwood Park, NJ 07407
Dr. Elizabeth Ventola, Principal
Interested applicants, please send resume and cover letter to schooloffice@stleosschool.org


Administrative Assistant: Word and excel skills. PowerSchool and Smart tuition a plus!
Music teacher part-time
Afternoon Classroom Aide, part-time.
Part Time Spanish Teacher grades 1 through 8
Christ the Teacher School
359 Whiteman Street
Fort Lee, NJ 07024
Mrs. Cynthia Schirm, Principal
Interested applicants, please send resume and cover letter to cschirm@christtheteacherschool.org.


Director of Guidance
Religion Teacher (All Levels):
Person must possess a Master’s Degree in Theology, Religion, or related field and be an active/practicing Roman Catholic for this position.
Part-time assistant to the Registrar (8 hours per week)
All cover letters and resumes should be emailed to smacaluso@paramus-catholic.org

Coaches wanted:
Boys JV Soccer Boys
Girls Head Swimming
Send resume and letter of interest to Scott Langan, slangan@paramus-catholic.org.

Paramus Catholic Regional High School 
425 Paramus Road
Paramus, NJ 07652
201-445-4466
Ms. Stephanie Macaluso, Principal


Full-Time Math & Science Teacher Grades 6, 7, & 8
Christ the Teacher School
359 Whiteman Street
Fort Lee, NJ 07024
Mrs. Frances M. Lacinak, Principal, 201-944-0421
Please send resume and cover letter to flacinak@cttnj.org


Part-Time Music 
St. Peter Academy
431 Fifth Avenue
River Edge, NJ 07661
Mr. James McCarthy, Principal
Interested applicants, please contact principal, Mr. James McCarthy at 201-261-3468


Spanish Teacher, part-time position.
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


Essex County

 

Short-term Middle School Math substitute to be filled immediately. To be considered, applicants must have prior experience teaching math to middle and upper grades, proof of a current background check, and participation in Protecting God’s Children. New Jersey substitute certification, Standard Certification or Certificate of Advanced Standing (CEAS) preferred.

Lacordaire Academy
155 Lorraine Avenue
Upper Montclair, NJ 07043
973-744-1156
Dr. William Hambleton, Head of School and Mrs. Megan Mannato, Associate Head of School Upper Division
Please forward resumes, cover letter, fingerprinting/background check, copies of any certifications, to Dr. Michelle Anderson, Head of Middle School manderson@lacordaire.net.

 


Admissions Director
Cristo Rey Newark High School 
239 Woodside Avenue
Newark, NJ 07104
973-483-0033
Rev. Gregory Gebbia, OFM, Principal
Rev. Robert Sandoz, OFM, President
Interested individuals should send a cover letter and resume to:  Rev. Robert Sandoz, OFM, President: rsandoz@cristoreynewark.org.


PT Language Teacher: Preferably French
PT Food Service Position,
with experience 
St. Joseph School
115 Telford Street
East Orange, NJ 07018
Ms. Karen Cavaness, Principal, 973-674-2326
Interested applicants, please send resume and references to kcavaness@stjosepheo.com.


Technology Integration Specialist, Gr. K – 8, Full Time: Seeking a capable professional to instruct K-8 Media classes, assist admin. in operational resources, respond to equipment needs, attend RCAN PD meetings. Candidate must be able to facilitate class management strategies for K-8 students, plan and execute lesson objectives, supervise students, etc. Aquinas is utilizing the Archdiocesan curriculum map with available resources to develop a progressive approach to 21st-century learning. Candidate should be enthusiastic about building this program. Teaching certification preferred.

Aquinas Academy
388 S. Livingston Avenue
Livingston, NJ 07039
Mr. John Cohrs, Principal, 973-992-1587
Interested individuals should send a cover letter and resume to: jcohrs@aquinasacademynj.org

 


Substitute Teacher for K-8: – Experience required; certification preferred. Hours are from 7:45AM to 2:45 PM, on weekdays on an “as needed” basis.
Our Lady of Sorrows School
172 Academy Street
South Orange, NJ 07079
Ms. Judy Foley, Principal, 973-762-5169
Interested individuals should send a cover letter and resume to: Judy Foley, Principal: principal@ourladyofsorrowsschool.org. Any questions can be directed to the school office at: 973-762-5169.


Part-time Nurse

St. Peter School
152 William Street
Belleville, NJ  07109
Mrs. Phyllis Sisco, Principal, 973-759-3143
Interested applicants, please send resume and references to PrincipalSisco@stpeter-school.org


First Grade Teacher
PT Technology Teacher; includes IT support.
St. Francis Xavier School
594 N. 7th Street
Newark, NJ 07107
Mrs. Lisa Perez, Principal, 973-482-9410
Interested applicants, please send resume and references to Lisa Perez at lisaperezst.francis@gmail.com.


PT Nurse needed for the 2018-19 school year. Three days per week.
After-school personnel needed 3pm – 6pm daily.
St. Thomas the Apostle School
50 Byrd Avenue
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
Mr. Michael Petrillo, Principal
Interested applicants, please send resume and references to staoffice@staschoolnj.org


SUBSTITUTE Teachers Saint Rose of Lima Academy seeks to employ substitute teachers for the 2018 – 2019 school year. Must have 60 college credits; prefer full content area certification, Protecting God’s Children (we can assist with this training), valid substitute certificate or NJDOE teaching credential, and 2 letters/contacts for reference.

St. Rose of Lima Academy
52 Short Hills Avenue
Short Hills, NJ 07078
Mrs. Tina Underwood, Principal
Interested applicants, please send resume and cover letter to principal@srlacademy.org


Technology Teacher-Part time
Nurse- Part time

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


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

Full-time Grade 5 teacher (self-contained); all subjects
Experience required: 2 years (minimum)
Sacred Heart School
183 Bayview Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07305
Sr. Frances Salemi, SC, Principal  201-332-7111
Interested applicants, please send resume and cover to SFSalemi@sacredheartjc.org


Temporary 3rd Grade Teacher, September to December 2018
St. Joseph School
509 Pavonia Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07306
Mr. John Richards, Principal 201-653-0128
Interested applicants, please send resume and cover to stjosephgrasch@yahoo.com


Pre-K 4 Teacher, Full-Time: Early Childhood certification, preferred.

St. Aloysius Elementary Academy
721 West Side Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07306
Ms. Helen O’Connell, Co-Principal
Ms. Michelle Bernatowicz, Co-Principal, 201-433-4270
Interested applicants, please send resume and cover to office@stalselem.org


Full Time Experienced Teachers Needed. Grades 2 and 5.
St. Augustine School 
3920 New York Avenue
Union City NJ 07087
Sr. Lillian Sharrock, SC, Principal
Interested applicants, please send resume and cover to lsharrock@optonline.net


Hoboken Catholic Academy, a 2017 National Blue Ribbon School, is seeking candidates for the following positions for the 2018-2019 school year. Please click here for a complete list and details of all positions.

Hoboken Catholic Academy
555 Seventh Street
Hoboken, NJ  07030
Mr. Matthew McGrath, Principal
Interested applicants, please email to mmcgrath@hobokencatholic.org or mail letter of interest, resume, copy of certifications and list of references to the address above.


Early Childhood Aide – Full & Part-Time The successful candidate must have experience working with 2, 3 and /or 4 year old children. Responsible for assisting classroom teachers with the development and implementation of classroom lesson plans and mission of the school. Carry out activities that promote the positive academic, spiritual, social, emotional, and physical development of each child. 

  • 18 + years old
  • Minimum 2 years experience working with children
  • Ability to meet state-specific requirements
  • Works well in a team environment
  • Drive to inspire a love for learning 
  • A love for children!

Aftercare Aide- Part-Time – The successful candidate must be outgoing, personable and reliable. We are seeking dedicated, enthusiastic, patient and caring individuals who are flexible, responsible, and can work well with children.

  • 18 + years old
  • Minimum 2 years experience working with children
  • Ability to meet state-specific requirements
  • Works well in a team environment
  • Drive to inspire a love for learning 
  • A love for children!

Our Lady of Czestochowa School
248 Luis Marin Blvd.
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Mrs. Anna Mae Stefanelli, Principal


Hudson Catholic Regional High School is currently seeking highly-motivated and qualified candidates for the following positions for the 2018-2019 academic year:

Major Gifts Officer: Reporting directly to the President/Principal and serving as an integral member of the Advancement Office, the Major Gift Officer will increase the school’s capacity for frontline fundraising and serve as an ambassador for Hudson Catholic Regional High School. The person filling the position of Major Gift Officer will be expected to lead in the cultivation and stewardship of relationships on behalf of Hudson Catholic Regional High School with donors and prospects to advance the mission of the school.

For a complete list of positions and how to apply, please click here
Hudson Catholic Regional High School 
790 Bergen Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07306
201-332-5970
Mr. Richard Garibell President-Principal


Experienced Part Time Math Teacher Grades 2 -5
Experienced Full Time Reading Specialist Grades 5 – 8 – Grade 6 Homeroom Teacher 

St. Francis Academy
1601 Central Avenue
Union City, New Jersey 07087
Ms. Deborah Savage, Principal 201-863-4112
Please email resume to


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

Certified Teacher: Experience Preferred 7th grade Homeroom and 6,7,8 Grade Math & Social Studies
Our Lady of Guadalupe Academy
227 Centre Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
Mrs. Patricia Cymbaluk, Principal, 908-352-7419
Interested applicants, please send your resume and cover letter to pcymbaluk@olgacademy.org


Faculty Openings: (Certification and Experience preferred)

English
History
St. Mary of the Assumption High School 
237 S. Broad Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
908-352-4350
Mr. David Evans, Principal
Additional information can be provided by calling David Evans at 908-352-4350.  Resumes can be emailed to devans@stmaryhsnj.org or faxed to 908-352-2359.

Part-Time Middle School Mathematics Teacher for 2018-2019 School Year. Availability from 7:45 to 11:45 AM, 5 days a week. Experience and Candidate Highly Qualified in Mathematics Preferred. Required to complete Protecting God’s Children training and background check. Please submit a resume, cover letter along with 2 letters of reference and teaching certifications via email to: Mrs. Janet Ramos at jramos@stbacademy.org or fax to 908-322-7065.

Part-Time Aftercare Supervisor Availability from 2:15 to 6:15 PM, 5 days a week. Seeking an enthusiastic and reliable individual. Required to supervise and engage students in a variety of homework and play activities after school. Required to complete Protecting God’s Children training and background check. Please submit a letter of interest along with 2 reference contacts via email to: Mrs. Janet Ramos at jramos@stbacademy.org or fax to 908-322-7065.

St. Bartholomew Academy
2032 Westfield Avenue
Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
Sr. Elizabeth Calello, MFP, Principal, 908-322-4265


English teacher,  Grades 9-12
Roselle Catholic Regional High School
350 Raritan Road
Roselle, NJ 07203
908-245-2350
Mr. Thomas Berrios, Principal
Please send all resumes, cover letters and copies of certifications to  jlabrutto@rosellecatholic.org.


Middle School Language Arts Teacher, Full-time position: Middle School Language Arts certificate required.  Experience preferred
Substitute Teachers, K-8 Bachelor Degree required. Experience preferred.
Please forward resumes and cover letters to Principal Patrick Mullen at mullen@stjosephroselleschool.org

PreK Teacher, Full-time P-3 certification required. Special Education certification a plus.
Please forward resumes and cover letters to Donna Crowley, Director of Early Childhood at crowley@stjosephroselleschool.org

St. Joseph the Carpenter School
140 E. Third Avenue
Roselle, NJ 07203
Mr. Patrick Mullen, Principal, 908-245-6560


Technology Integrator, Part-Time Position for PreK3-Grade 8.
Spanish Teacher, Part-Time Position for PreK3-Grade 8
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


6th grade teacher. This teacher will work in a departmental middle school model. Certification and experience preferred. Send resume and cover letter to Armand Lamberti, Principal at alamberti@holyspiritunionnj.org by 8/27/18.

Substitute Teachers – effective September 1, 2018.  You must have accrued at least 60 credits from an accredited college/university to be eligible to apply.  Required: becoming certified in the Protecting God’s Children; fingerprinting (criminal history review); interview.  Competitive per diem rate.
Holy Spirit School
970 Suburban Road
Union, NJ 07083
Mr. Armand Lamberti, Principal, 908-687-8415
Forward letter of interest, resume, and copy of teaching certificate to: Armand Lamberti, Principal, at alamberti@holyspiritunionnj.org.


Head Custodian, PT
St. Theresa School
540 Washington Avenue
Kenilworth, NJ 07033
Deacon Joseph Caporaso
Interested applicants, please send your resume and cover letter to jcaporaso@mysts.org


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


Pre-k Aide
PT Cleaning person

Substitute teachers all grade levels PK-8th
St. Michael School 
1212 Kelly Street
Union, NJ 07083
Mrs. Rebekah Scicolone, Principal
Send cover letter and resume to Mrs. Rebekah Scicolone: rscicolone@smsunion.org


Substitute Teachers For the 2018-2019 school year
Must be NJ Certified; must be willing to complete a background check and Protecting God’s Children Class
Saint James the Apostle School
41 S. Springfield Avenue
Springfield,  NJ 07081
Mrs. Caroline Ponterio, Principal
Interested applicants, please send resume and cover letter to mrscponterio@sjspringfield.org


Music Teacher Grades PK-8, Full-Time, Teacher would rotate among two schools:
Saint James the Apostle School (2 days)
41 S. Springfield Avenue
Springfield,  NJ 07081
Mrs. Caroline Ponterio, Principal

St. Michael School (3 days)
1212 Kelly Street
Union, NJ 07083
Mrs. Rebekah Scicolone, Principal
Interested applicants, please send resume and cover letter rscicolone@smsunion.org and mrscponterio@sjspringfield.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.

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 NOT currently seeking applicants.