Get Hired: Teaching Jobs for K-12, ELL & Special Education

Part of the Alternate Route program’s commitment to alumni and current teaching candidates is to aid in the success of their careers. Periodically throughout the year, we collect and post an up-to-date roundup of available teaching opportunities, helping to connect our alumni and candidates with their dream jobs.

This latest installment of available jobs comes from our partners involved with the Diverse Teachers for Diverse Schools (DTDS) grant initiative, a program meant to foster and encourage alternate route pathways for teachers of color and minority backgrounds. Be sure to share this post with your network and follow Rutgers Alternate Route on social media for the latest teaching opportunities in New Jersey.

Get Hired

OPEN K-12 TEACHER POSITIONS

  • Community Charter School of Paterson is looking to hire for the following positions:

    • An immediate need for a full-time Second Grade Humanities Teacher. This is a 10-month maternity leave opening, however there is strong potential to transfer into a separate K-4 role in the following year. Candidates should have a Certificate of Eligibility (“CE”) in Elementary K-6 Certification to be considered. Learn more and apply here.

  • Philip’s Academy Charter School in Paterson is looking to hire for the following positions:

    • (2) Elementary School Teachers for Paterson and Newark locations (September 2019/2020) and Elementary School Teacher Leave replacement (ASAP - 5/31). Candidates should hold a valid NJ State PK-3 or K-6 Teacher Certification and have a minimum of two years teaching experience. Learn more and apply here.

    • Middle School Math Teacher: Candidates should hold a valid NJ State K-6 or Teacher of Mathematics Certification and have a minimum of two years teaching experience, specifically in math is a plus. Learn more and apply here.

    • Middle School Science Teacher: Candidates should hold a valid NJ State K-6 or Teacher of Science Certification and have a minimum of two years teaching experience, specifically in science preferred. Learn more and apply here..

    • Teacher’s Associate to facilitate all aspects of a classroom under the mentorship of the Lead Teacher. Candidates should hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Education or related field; hold a valid NJ State Teacher of English Certification, and have a minimum 2 years of teaching experience. Learn more and apply here.

  • College Achieve Paterson Charter School is looking to hire for the following positions:

    • World Language Teacher for the 2019/2020 school year. Learn more and apply here.

    • Social Studies Teacher for the 2019/2020 school year. Learn more and apply here.

    • Multiple Middle School Science Teachers for the 2019/2020 school year. Learn more and apply here.

    • Physical Education Teacher for the 2019/2020 school year. Learn more and apply here.

    • Multiple Middle School Math Teachers for the 2019/2020 school year. Learn more and apply here.

    • Multiple K-Grade 3 Teachers for the 2019/2020 school year. Learn more and apply here.

    • Multiple Middle School English Teachers for the 2019/2020 school year. Learn more and apply here.

    • Art Teacher for the 2019/2020 school year. Learn more and apply here.

  • Passaic Arts & Sciences Charter School and Paterson Arts & Sciences Charter School are always looking for Math and ELA teachers, as well. Go to this link to see all current open positions.

OPEN ELL TEACHER POSITIONS

  • Community Charter School of Paterson is seeking between 2-3 openings for ELA Middle School Teachers. Candidates must have both teaching and ELA teaching certifications. Interested applicants should email Daisy Marte at dmarte@ccsp.org.

  • Philip’s Academy Charter School in Paterson is looking for a Middle School ELA Teacher for the 2019/2020 school year. Candidates should hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Education or related field (advanced degree in education a plus), hold a valid NJ State Teacher of English Certification, and have a minimum 2 years of teaching experience. Learn more and apply here.

  • College Achieve Paterson Charter School is looking for an ELL Teacher for the 2019/2020 school year. Learn more and apply here.

OPEN SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER POSITIONS

  • Community Charter School of Paterson is seeking a Special Education Teacher for Grades 6 through 8. Candidates must have a valid New Jersey teaching certificate or CE in Teaching Students with Disabilities and English teaching certifications. Learn more and apply here.

  • Philip’s Academy Charter School in Paterson is seeking a Special Education Teacher to support teachers and work with students with Individual Education Plans (IEPs). Candidates should hold Bachelor’s Degree in Education or related field (advanced degree in education a plus), hold a NJ State Teachers of Student with Disabilities Certificate with co- K-6 Teaching Certification. Candidates should have a minimum of two years of teaching experience, specifically working with students with disabilities is a plus. Learn more and apply here.

  • College Achieve Paterson Charter School is looking for a Special Education Teacher for the 2019/2020 school year. Learn more and apply here.

OPEN EDUCATION SUPPORT POSITIONS

  • Community Charter School of Paterson is looking for a Youth Development Worker to join its Extended Learning Program with preference for Spanish-speaking candidates. This role will play an important role in classroom management and directly engage with youth and parents. To be considered, a High School Diploma is required and some college credits are preferred. Learn more and apply here.

  • Rutgers Alternate Route is seeking Praxis II & Core Coaches for Aspiring Teachers. In collaboration with a partner organization, Rutgers is seeking to identify teacher test prep coaches to help aspiring teachers achieve a passing score on Praxis II Elementary Math subtest and Core Math. In order to qualify, eligible candidates must meet the qualifications and fill out a form found here.

UPCOMING K-12 TEACHER POSITIONS

Community Charter School of Paterson Middle School has a number of expected vacancies this school year and is actively looking to hire for September 2019. Interested applicants should send their resume to Daisy Marte at dmarte@ccsp.org.

  • Middle School Math Teacher: Looking to fill between one and two openings for September 2019. Requirements: CE in Middle School with Subject Matter Specialization: Mathematics in Grades 5 - 8

  • Middle School Science Teacher: Looking to fill between one and two openings for September 2019. Requirements: CE in Middle School with Subject Matter Specialization: Science in Grades 5 - 8 

  • Middle School Spanish Teacher: Looking to fill one opening for September 2019. Requirements: CE in Middle School with Subject Matter Specialization: World Language/Spanish in Grades 5 - 8 

  • Middle School Physical Education: Looking to fill one opening for September 2019. Requirements: Teacher of Physical Education.

  • Middle School Social Studies Teacher: Looking to fill one opening for September 2019. Requirements: CE in Middle School with Subject Matter Specialization: Social Studies in Grades 5 - 8

  • Elementary STEM Teacher: Looking to fill between two and four openings for September 2019. Requirements: CE in Elementary K-6 Certification

  • Elementary Humanities Teacher: Looking to fill between two and four openings for September 2019. Requirements: CE in Elementary K-6 Certification

  • Elementary Physical Education Teacher: Looking to fill between one and two openings for September 2019. Requirements: Teacher of Physical Education

  • Elementary Art Teacher: Looking to fill one opening for September 2019. Requirements: CE in Elementary K-6 Certification or Teacher of Art.

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Heather Ngoma

Heather Ngoma has over 20 years experience collaborating with educators across New Jersey to drive education innovation. She currently serves as the Director of Rutgers University's Alternate Route Teacher Training Program at the Center for Effective School Practices, a program which helps career changers, recent college graduates and other aspiring education professionals become licensed teachers in New Jersey. Follow her on Twitter @heatherngoma.