Available Positions

Effective September 1, 2011, The New Jersey First Act implemented May 17, 2011, requires all employees of a school district to reside in the state of New Jersey.  Employees of the Sparta Twp School District hired after the effective date who do not reside in the State of New Jersey at the time of hire have one year from the effective date of employment to relocate their primary residence to New Jersey.  Employees of the school district hired prior to the September 1, 2011 effective date of this Act are grandfathered and are not required to relocate to New Jersey.


2014-2015 School Year

 Substitute Teachers

Sparta Township Public School District is looking for qualified Gr K-12 substitute teachers.  If you are interested in applying, please call 973.729.2155 Ext 408 for an appointment.



Interim Director of Special Services

(Effective January 1, 2015)

Sparta Township Public Schools is looking for an experienced educator who will provide sound leadership for the development of the appropriate special education programs and services and ensure district compliance with all federal and state mandates. He/she must demonstrate a high degree of knowledge and understanding of learning disabilities, learning theory, special education law and instructional models.  Strong communication skills required.
Previous applicants need not apply.

•    NJDOE Principal’s Cert required;
•    NJDOE School Administrator’s Cert preferred
•    Teaching experience
•    Administrative/supervisory experience

Please apply at:
(Only these submissions will be considered)

(Deadline unless otherwise noted 12/19/14)


Sparta High School

Tenure Track Gr 9-12 Biology Teacher

Mathematics Teacher
9-12 Mathematics Teacher
Pre-Calculus & Calculus experience preferred

NJ Certificate Required


Sparta Middle School

Maternity Leave Replacement Guidance Counselor Gr 6-8


 Sparta Special Services

Special Education Classroom Assistant

High School Diploma Required
Experience with students having social, emotional and behavioral issues a plus


All candidates should submit a letter of interest, résumé, and a copy of NJ certification to:
(Only these submissions will be considered)