The Department of Children and Families, Office of Education has an immediate need for a Teacher in the Monmouth Campus, located in Ocean, NJ.
This position executes the lessons and educational experiences of the assigned pupils, class, or classes; performing these duties exercising independent judgment and with a comprehensive knowledge of department rules, regulations, and policies; does other related duties as required. At some departments/agencies, may function as a short-term substitute for a Teacher, 3 and 2.
Please note that schools within OOE have a 12-month school year.
SPECIAL NOTE: The selected candidate for this position will function as the Lead Teacher for our infant and toddler nurseries.
EDUCATION: Possession of a valid Standard Certificate issued by the State Board of Examiners of the New Jersey Department of Education with an endorsement in subject area(s) determined appropriate by the Appointing Authority.
NOTE: In departments/agencies in which the position functions as a short-term substitute for a Teacher, 2 or 3, or as determined appropriate by the Appointing Authority, a current valid New Jersey Substitute Teacher's Certificate issued by any county educational office, or a current valid Certificate of Eligibility or Certificate of Eligibility with Advanced Standing in any area, issued by the State Board of examiners of the New Jersey Department of Education may be substituted for the above certificate.
SPECIAL NOTE: Possession of a valid NJ standard certificate, Certificate of Eligibility with Advanced Standing or Certificate of Eligibility in any subject area OR a valid Substitute Teacher certificate issued by any New Jersey County Office of Education may be substituted for the valid standard certificate.
SPECIAL NOTE: Bilingual in English and Spanish is preferred.
Ability to physically lift, move, and position students as needed.
LICENSE: Appointee will be required to possess a driver’s license valid in New Jersey only if the operation of a vehicle, rather than employee mobility, is necessary to perform the essential duties of the position.
RESIDENCY LAW: Please refer to the New Jersey Department of Children and Families’ website at www.state.nj.us/dcf.
SALARY: $48,531.07 - $68,387.05.
TO APPLY: You must submit a cover letter, resume, and a copy of your valid New Jersey Teacher’s Certificate as a single PDF document, saving the file by your Last Name, First Name.
Please indicate in your cover letter where you found this job opportunity and send to:
The Department of Children and Families is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and is committed to fostering a respectful and inclusive work environment which reflects the diversity of the state we serve.