ELA Teacher (9-12)

Central Jersey College Prep CS | Somerset, NJ

Posted Date 6/10/2024
Expiration Date6/23/2024

Central Jersey College Prep Charter School is accepting applications for English Teacher; a tenure track position.

About us:

Central Jersey College Prep Charter School (CJCP) is a tuition-free, public charter school located in Somerset and New Brunswick, New Jersey. Serving grades Kindergarten through 12th, CJCP has a diverse student population from urban and suburban neighborhoods. CJCP first opened in 2006 with 77 students, now serving over 1,300 students with about 200 faculty and staff. CJCP is a recipient of many awards and designations such as 2016 Blue Ribbon Award, NJDOE Top-Performing Tier-I Status, US News Best High Schools, and College Board Female Diversity Awards. CJCP has produced a 100% graduation rate and a 100% acceptance rate into four-year colleges and universities since 2011. The mission of CJCP is to provide academic and social challenges and opportunities for students to attain the skills necessary for success in post-secondary education. CJCP serves its mission by offering rigorous educational programs with an emphasis on college preparation, college and career counseling, and extracurricular enrichment activities.

Job description

Provides content-related and appropriate instruction based on NJ Student Learning Standards;Provides classroom environment which promotes active learning in subject area;Exhibits knowledge of performance-based instruction and assessment;Communicates responsibly with students, parents, colleagues, and school leadership;Accounts for student attendance and punctuality;Follows all county, state, and federal policies and procedures;Follows professional ethics in all work-related activities;Additional Responsibilities: Prepares adequately for responsibilities to be assumed when absent;Works with parents/guardians in all aspects of the students educational programs;Facilitates home-school communication by such means as holding conferences, telephoning, and sending written communication;Integrates appropriate technology into classroom instruction;Avoids behaviors which detract from staff morale;Performs other duties as assigned by the appropriate administrator.Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Proven communication and instructional strategies;Classroom management skills;Excellent communication skills both orally and in writing;Excellent organizational skills.Minimum Requirements: Bachelors degree from an accredited college or university;Valid NJ CE, CEAS, or Standard Teacher Certification;NJ Criminal History letter;Work authorization in the U.S.;Tuberculosis Test;Experience is a plus. Opportunities at CJCP: A tenure track position; Comprehensive health and dental insurance at a low cost; NJ state teachers pension plan (TPAF) enrollment; Tuition reimbursement assistance;Paid professional development opportunities; Paid time off; Opportunities for extra stipends.

Job Type: Full-time


Salary 57,000 annually


  • 403(b)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Grade school specialties:

  • English

Physical setting:

  • Charter school

Work Location: In person


Type of Job (PreK-12 or Higher Ed.)

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