UNION COUNTY, NJ. The Garwood School District is in search of an innovative and dynamic, child-centered educational leader who will advance the success of all our students, in partnership with our engaged community.

Garwood serves approximately 365 PreK-8 students supported by an operating budget of 10M dollars and 65 staff members. The district has a send/receive relationship with ALJ High School in Clark, NJ.


  • NJ School Administrator Certificate or Certificate of Eligibility required.
  • Strong special education experience required.
  • Five years administrative experience preferred.
  • Previous successful classroom teaching experience of five years or longer preferred.

The successful candidate shall demonstrate expertise in:

  • Curriculum development, implementation, and evaluation.
  • Meeting the individualized needs of all students
  • Ability to work collaboratively with the Board of Education
  • Fiscal management and resource allocation.

Position available:  January 1, 2023

Salary is competitive with experience and State of New Jersey guidelines.

Application deadline:  5:00pm – Wednesday, August 31, 2022


New Jersey School BoardsAssociation
For inquiries E-mail: [email protected]
Gwen Thornton/Patti Rees, Search Consultants

Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer


Union County

Job Overview

Closes:August 31, 2022
Location:Union County
Job Title:Superintendent / Director of Special Services