The Somerville Board of Education, in collaboration with our staff, students, parents and community, is seeking an outstanding educational leader with documented success and expertise in raising student achievement, personnel management, finance and community engagement.  Somerville is a diverse suburban Pre K-12 district with a tradition of educational excellence, located in Somerset County, New Jersey. The district receives grade 9-12 students from neighboring Branchburg.  The district has 2400 students located in 3 schools, supported by 339 staff and a budget of $44+million dollars.


  • NJ School Administrator or Certificate of Eligibility required
  • Superintendent, Asst. Superintendent, or Central Office experience required
  • Three years classroom teaching experience preferred
  • Doctorate preferred

The successful candidate will possess:

  • A collaborative management style with strong interpersonal skills
  • Accomplished leadership skills in strategic planning and technology, finance, personnel and communication amongst all stakeholders
  • Extensive knowledge in curriculum development
  • Ability to manage resources/budget
  • A commitment to excellence for all students

Position available July 1, 2017 or sooner

Salary competitive and negotiable, commensurate with experience and qualifications subject to NJ state regulations.

Deadline Extended to Feb. 24th
All Completed Applications will be considered

To apply, go to: Somerville

New Jersey School Boards Association
Phone: 609-695-7600          Fax: 609-695-1577
E-mail: [email protected]
Gwen H.  Thornton, Search Consultant     

Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer