Careers  

At the Golden Door Charter School, we have chosen to establish standards to ensure a work environment that fosters respect, dignity, fair treatment, and a strong sense of business ethics. Because of the role we play in the community and the lives of the students entrusted to us, Golden Door Charter School employees have a special responsibility to the highest standards of public trust, honesty, and integrity. As a result, we are committed to recruiting and retaining highly qualified professionals to contribute to a learning environment that makes our students feel cherished and loved.

We believe that excellence requires all points of view. Golden Door Charter School proudly values diversity! The Golden Door Charter School is committed to providing equal employment opportunity and will not unlawfully discriminate against any individual on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, disability, medical condition, marital status, or veteran's status.     


Open positions for the 2019-2020 school year
Please send your resume and certification(s) to our Human Resources Department at HR@goldendoorschool.org

Note: Please do not contact the school with a status as only qualified candidates meeting all criteria will be contacted and considered.


Elementary Teacher


Golden Door Charter School is looking for a knowledgeable and creative teacher able to teach, develop and remediate instruction in reading, writing, mathematics, science and history in an elementary classroom setting. Good classroom management skills and experience is highly preferred. New Jersey Standard Elementary Certification or New Jersey Certificate of Eligibility is required.  


Elementary Teacher - 5th Grade
 
Golden Door Charter School is looking for a knowledgeable and creative teacher able to teach, develop and remediate instruction in reading, writing, mathematics, science and/or history in an elementary classroom setting. 5th grade will be somewhat departmentalized so subject matters may be subject to change.  Good classroom management skills and experience is highly preferred. New Jersey Standard Elementary Certification or New Jersey Certificate of Eligibility is required. 


English/Language Arts Teacher

Golden Door Charter School in Jersey City is looking for a knowledgeable and creative teacher able to teach, develop and remediate language arts/reading concepts in a middle school setting for the 2019-2020 school year. New Jersey Teacher of Language Arts/English Certification or New Jersey Standard Certification with a concentration in Language Arts/Reading is preferred; however a CEAS or CE may also be considered.

Resumes and certification copies should be emailed to HR@goldendoorschool.org This is a F/T tenure track position at a starting salary in accordance with the school's salary guide. For more information on the Golden Door Charter School, please refer to our website at www.goldendoorschool.org.



Physical Education & Health Teacher (K-8)

Seeking a certified, qualified individual to instruct students in grades kindergarten through eighth grade in Physical Education and/or Health Education for the 2019-2020 school year. Individual must be an organized self-starter who will be responsible to continue an already strong and established Physical Education program. After school responsibilities may include intramural sports (with additional compensation).  Salary based on the school's salary guide.



Special Education Teacher

Looking for an enthusiastic, motivated self-starter who is experienced and capable of working with students with disabilities for the 2019-2020 school year. This individual will be responsible for special education program implementation, in-class support and co-teaching for either elementary or middle school grades.

New Jersey Teacher of the Handicapped Certificate or Teacher of Students with Disabilities. Must be certified and fulfill New Jersey requirements for Highly Qualified Teacher Status. 


Instructional Assistant

Looking for a dedicated and creative instructional assistant (i.e. aide/paraprofessional) who is able to assist a lead teacher in a lower elementary setting for the 2019-2020 school year. Other duties include monitoring student arrival/dismissal times as well as lunch/recess duties.  Only teachers who are passionate about urban education and have a valid substitute teacher's certificate and at least 60 college credits will be considered. This is a F/T tenure track position at a starting salary in accordance with the school's salary guide.


Substitute Teachers (Pre-K-8)

The Golden Door Charter School in Jersey City is seeking substitute teachers for the 2018-2019 school year at the rate of $100 per day. Our existing sub pool is small so there should be ample opportunity for consistent work.  This is also a great opportunity to showcase your classroom skills for future jobs openings as there is a good chance a position(s) will open up for the upcoming school year.


Night Cleaning Staff (P/T) 

  • The Golden Door Charter School has an open position for a P/T Night Cleaning Staff Member.  The P/T hourly position is from 4pm to 8pm each Monday thru Friday. Great job for someone looking for a 2nd job at night to earn extra money and get your foot in the door at a public school.  Job responsibilities include:

Resumes should be sent to the Facilties & Custodial Supervisor (Ryan Mooney) via email at rmooney@goldendoorschool.org

 



Open positions for the 2019-2020 school year
Please send your resume and certification(s) to our Human Resources Department at HR@goldendoorschool.org