Job | Posted 2 years ago
Start Date
Position Areas
Special Education


Effective Date(s): September 1, 2019
Staff Needed: One (1) Teacher Special Ed. LLD (Math)
Job Description:
          Assumes professional responsibility for providing learning experiences and supervision of assigned students in a supportive and positive classroom climate that develops in each child the skills, attitudes, and knowledge to meet and exceed the State Core Curriculum Content Standards, following the approved curricula and directives of the school. In addition, elementary teachers will strive to meet the highly effective criteria for the preparation of lesson plans, the use of data to drive instruction, the delivering of quality instruction, addressing the needs of diverse learners through differentiation, classroom environment, leadership, and professionalism. Achieving academic excellence requires that the Elementary Teacher work collaboratively with other members of the school staff and with parents of each child

  1. Hold a New Jersey instructional K-6 certificate with a Middle School Math endorsement and a Teacher of Students with Disabilities endorsement or a K-12 Mathematics certificate with a Teacher of Students with Disabilities endorsement 
  2. Have excellent experience in teaching and working with children
  3. Hold a driver’s license with no serious violations
  4. Have excellent integrity and demonstrate good moral character and initiative
  5. Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of child growth and development, effective instructional strategies, classroom management, learning assessment and diagnosis, and research related to learning
  6. Demonstrate a comprehensive knowledge of the content field when holding a content specific teaching responsibility on the elementary level
  7. Exhibit a personality that demonstrates enthusiasm and interpersonal skills to relate well with students, staff, administration, parents, and the community
  8. Demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively in English, both orally and in writing, with students, staff, parents, administrators and the community
  9. Demonstrate the ability to use electronic equipment for word processing, data management, information retrieval, visual and audio presentations, and telecommunications
  10. Provide proof of U.S Citizenship or legal resident alien status by completing Federal Form I-9 in compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986
  11. Provide evidence that a criminal record history check has been conducted and clearance has been given by the Department of Education, or, during the initial six-month period provide a sworn statement that the individual has not been convicted of a crime or a disorderly person’s offence in accordance with 18A:6-7.1
  12. Provide evidence that health is adequate to fulfill the job functions and responsibilities with reasonable accommodation pursuant to 42 U.S.C. 12101 and in accordance with N.J.A.C. 6:3-4A.4
  13. Pass state required Mantoux Intradermal Tuberculin Test as required by N.J.A.C. 6:3-4A.4 14. Meet such alternatives to the above qualifications as the superintendent may find appropriate and acceptable

Salary:          As per negotiated contract
Initiator:       Mr. Steve Rodriguez
  • Meet such alternatives to above qualifications as the Superintendent may find appropriate and acceptable
  • Pending budget availability  
  • All postings are open for ten (10) consecutive days following the date or until filled  

Posted By

Paterson, NJ Public Schools

33-35 Church Street , Paterson, NJ 07505

At the following locations

New Roberto Clemente School

90 Delaware Avenue , Paterson, NJ 07503

Compare with State

Amount per Student


State Average: $19,422

% ELL Students


State Average: 5%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 12.25

% IEP Students


State Average: 16%



State Average: 345