OCTOBER 17, 2018 -- CARLSTADT K-8 BOARD OF EDUCATION VACANCIES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

OCTOBER 17, 2018 -- CARLSTADT K-8 BOARD OF EDUCATION VACANCIES

Positions Available:

The Carlstadt K-8 Board of Education is seeking qualified candidate for 1 year term vacancy on the Carlstadt Board of Education. The vacancy is effective immediately.  The Board is delegated by law to serve the children of Carlstadt as the policy-making legislative branch of the School District. Responsibilities of the Board are to:

 

  • Monitor student achievement.
  • Set district policies and goals.
  • Provide financial oversight.
  • Approve Human Resources recommendations and evaluate the

             Superintendent.

  • Serve as the communications link between the community and the

              School district.

  • To fill vacancies on the Board of Education.

 

Board members are required to attend meetings approximately twice per month and serve on committees that require an additional time commitment.

 

This position will be placed on the ballot at the annual election, scheduled in November 2019.  The winner will fill a 1 year term from January 2020 through January 2021.

Legal Requirements:

 

To become a member of a local Board of Education in New Jersey, you must be:

  • A citizen of the United States of America
  • At least 18 years of age
  • Able to read and write
  • A resident of Carlstadt for at least one (1) year preceding the date of the

        Appointment.

  • Have no interest in any contract with, or claim, against the Board
  • Registered to vote in the district
  • Not disqualified as a voter pursuant to NJSA 19:4-1

 

To Apply:

 

Any qualified Carlstadt resident interested in filling the vacancy on the Carlstadt K-8 Board of Education should submit a letter of interest and resume by November 2, 2018 to:

 

Megan Pepe

Board Secretary

Carlstadt Board of Education

550 Washington Street

Carlstadt, NJ  07072

 The Board of Education will review all letters/resumes submitted and interview legally qualified candidates at the public meeting on November 5, 2018.  Candidates will be advised of the interview schedule.  Any questions should be directed to Ms. Pepe at 201-672-3000.