Skip to content

9/5/2012 - Teacher, Juvenile Facilities

Job Opportunity

County of Cumberland

790 E. Commerce St.  
Bridgeton, N.J. 08302 


August 31, 2012


Teacher, Juvenile Facilities

Juvenile Detention Center

Starting Salary:  $37,834

Provisional Appointment Pending Civil Service Procedures



Duties:  Reports to the Department Head or other supervisory designee; provides remedial instruction on the elementary and/or secondary level to further the education of the facility’s residents; develops lesson plans; administers tests to determine scholastic standing; confers with local school authorities, child study teams, and other parties on student progress; does related work as assigned.

Requirements:  Possession of a valid New Jersey regular Teacher's Certificate and 15 semester hour credits in any one or in any combination of the following subject areas: compensatory education, affective education, urban education, special education, group dynamics, guidance or counseling.

Possession of a valid New Jersey regular High School Teacher’s Certificate or Teacher of the Handicapped (K-12) with highly qualified designation (i.e. English, Math, Social Studies, Science) preferred.

Hours: Typical work shift is 7:30am – 3:00pm, Monday through Friday.


Note:   Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of physical fitness screening and criminal background checks. 


Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and the names of three professional references to the Personnel Assistant at  or fax to 856-453-0361.  Application deadline is September 14, 2012.


The County of Cumberland is an Equal Opportunity Employer