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.


School Year 2015-16

Sparta Township Public Schools is a Pre K-12 district serving 3500 students in five buildings with a $66 million total budget. It is a high performing school district and we are currently looking for high energy individuals to continue the tradition of excellence.


Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum and Staff Development

Responsible for providing oversight and leadership for district wide curricula, instruction, assessment, and professional development. Responsibilities also include instructional technology, NJSMART, District Testing Coordinator, NCLB Director and Anti-Bullying Coordinator. Strong communication skills required.
•    NJDOE School Administrator Cert Required
•    Teaching Experience required
•    Administrative/Supervisory Experience Required
•    Ability to make data driven decisions
•    Demonstrated strength in the integration of technology into the curricula
Start Date July 1, 2015

Director of Special Services

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
Start Date July 1, 2015

Special Services

LDTC-Full Time Tenure Track
10 month position Start Date 9/1/2015

Special Education Classroom Assistant(s)-2 Positions
•    1 Full time position available immediately
•    1 Full time leave of absence replacement – available immediately through
       June, 2015
•    High School/Middle School experience preferred
•    High School diploma required​

Sparta High School - Gr9-12

Teacher of Business/Marketing – M.A. certificate required
Teacher of Science: Biology and/or Environmental Certificate required
Teacher of English
Teacher of Spanish

Sparta Middle School - Gr6-8

Middle School Special Education Teacher-Students with disabilities certification plus mathematics or ELA cert
ELA Teacher
Language Arts Certification
Physical Education Teacher
Special Education Teacher-Teacher of Students w/ Disabilities certification plus Science

Elementary Education - GrK-5

Elementary Language Arts Teacher
Elementary Special Education Teacher (PreK-2nd Grade)
Elementary Education Teacher (PreK-2nd Grade)

Elementary School Budget Secretary (12 Month Position)


Bus Drivers-Part Time/Full Time

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



Substitute Custodians

Now interviewing for
PT substitute custodian
Experience Preferred
Black Seal desired

Summer Custodians

​​​Now accepting applications for
Summer Custodians/Maintenance

Apply or send resume to:
Sparta BOE
18 Mohawk, Ave., Sparta, NJ  07871


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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.



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