Middle School Principal

Branchburg Board of Education | Branchburg, NJ


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Posted Date 2/05/2024
Expiration Date3/05/2024

The following vacancy exists in the Branchburg Township School District:
Middle School Principal
Branchburg Central Middle School
Start Date: July 1, 2024 – June 30, 2025
Tenure Track
The Branchburg Township School District is seeking an inspiring and dedicated Middle School Principal to join our vibrant educational community. The successful candidate will be a dynamic leader with a profound understanding of middle school education as well as a strong understanding of adolescent development.

  • NJ Principal Certification Required.
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in a middle school leadership role.
  • Proven track record in instructional leadership and student achievement.
  • Strong understanding of adolescent mental health and well-being.
  • Knowledge of current educational trends, research, and best practices.
  • Ethical leadership and adherence to professional standards.


  • Excellent communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build a collaborative and inclusive school culture.
  • Problem-solving skills and adaptability to address the evolving needs of the school community.
  • Demonstrated use of technology integration and ability to model educational technology practices. Familiarity with Genesis and Google Workspace is a plus.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Leadership - Assumes responsibility for the management of the school in accordance with law, administrative code and board policies and regulations.
  • Champion of Mental Health and Well-Being - Prioritize and integrate mental health initiatives into the school culture, ensuring a supportive and nurturing environment for all students.
  • Instructional Leadership - Exhibit exceptional instructional leadership skills, with a focus on cultivating an engaging and innovative learning environment.
  • Student-Centric Approach - Demonstrate a strong commitment to student development, fostering an inclusive atmosphere that celebrates diversity and encourages student participation.
  • Collaborative Management - Work closely with teachers, staff, and the wider school community to develop and implement effective educational strategies.

Interested candidates should apply online through Applitrack on the District’s website at www.branchburg.k12.nj.us. All applications must include a resume, cover letter, and three professional references.
Deadline to Apply: March 5, 2024

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

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