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Department of Human Resources

  • Hours of
    Operations
  • Employment
    Opportunities
  • Certification
    Guide
  • Handbooks/
    Manuals/FAQ
  • HR
    Forms

  • SOPs
  • Employee
    Benefits
  • Substitute
    Teachers
  • Tuition
    Reimbursement
  • About
    Paterson
  • Contact
    Us

Hours of Operation

By Appointment Only

Personnel Staff available in these Departments

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Fri

day

Certificated Staff

8:30 a.m.-10:30 am and 2 p.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday

Non-Certificated Staff

8 a.m.-10 am and 2 p.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday

Employee Benefits

8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday

Staff Attendance

8 a.m.-10 am and 2 p.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday

Health Benefits  

8 a.m.-10 am and 2 p.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday

Pension Office   

8 a.m.-10 am and 2 p.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday

Substitutes - Insight

10:30 AM-
3 PM

10:30 AM-3 PM

10:30 AM-
3 PM

10:30 AM-3 PM

10:30 AM-3 PM

Additional information, please contact us at:
Director of Human Resources/Personnel Department
90 Delaware Ave., Paterson, NJ 07503
Human Resources Main Office: (973) 321-0744
Substitute (Insight Workforce Solutions) Main Number: (973) 844-6200   
Employee Benefits:
Staff Attendance, Health Benefits, Pension Office- (973) 321-0748 or (973) 321-0745

Tuition Reimbursement
Tuition Reimbursement Hours: M-F 3-4:30 pm by Appointment only

Employee Verification

employeeverifications@paterson.k12.nj.us


 

 

Employment Opportunity Highlights

 


 

Ready to join a team of exceptional educators at Paterson Public Schools – the third largest school district in New Jersey?

We are looking for Special Education Teachers, Behaviorists and Child Study Team Members who are experts in their content area, are committed to improving student achievement, and will bring enthusiasm to the classroom.

 


 

We’re hiring for rewarding opportunities in
Paterson School District!

Click here for more info!

 

Positions available:
• Substitute Teacher
• Substitute Paraprofessional

 


 

Paterson Public Schools Is Hiring Retired School Nurses

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Governor Phil Murphy signed legislation that allows retired School Nurses to continue to collect their retirement pensions while also getting a new salary.

 


 

Paterson Public Schools Is Hiring Retired Teachers

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Governor Phil Murphy signed legislation that allows retired teachers and professional school staff members to continue to collect their retirement pensions while also getting a new salary.

 


 

Paterson Public Schools is currently looking for a Teacher of Cosmetology

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Visit our website to register and view vacancies: https://www.applitrack.com/paterson/onlineapp/

 


 

Paterson Public Schools is currently seeking Teachers of Construction-Trades

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Visit our website to register and view vacancies: https://www.applitrack.com/paterson/onlineapp/

 


 

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Paterson Public Schools is currently hiring high school engineering teachers.

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Guide to New Jersey Certification

New Jersey State Seal

New Jersey Certification

Check Status of Certification

FAQ

NJPSA

NJCCS

 

 

 

 

Insight logo

 

Paterson Partners with Kelly Education

Kelly Education will provide and manage the substitute program for Paterson Public Schools.
Click here for information on how to apply and on the times and locations of open house sessions.

 

Substitute (Kelly Education) Main Number: (973) 844-6200 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tuition Reimbursement Procedures

Procedure

1.Complete a Request for Course Approval form for each course (3 courses per school year). Please do not leave any blanks. Must circle what the course is toward, a Certification or Degree. Course Description must be written in the lines provided ( NO Attachments). Please circle corresponding bargain unit.

Example: Teachers=PEA, Instructional Aides & Personal Aides=PEA-IA, Non-certificated staff=Non-Barg. etc.)


2.Obtain Proof of enrollment (proof of registration) of course(s) from your university’s portal. Proof of enrollment must show your name, start and end dates of each course.


3.Email Request for Course Approval +Proof of enrollment to mejiaj@paterson.k12.nj.us before or within 5 days of the start of the course. Missed Deadline=Denial. Please send these forms as PDF (picture and screenshots not accepted). You will receive an email when these documents have been received.

4.An email informing of approval or denial will be sent to you.

5.Upon completion of course(s) you must email an itemized zero balance bill (tuition rate must be reflected on its own line), grade(s), and a completed voucher to mejiaj@paterson.k12.nj.us. Please email these forms as one packet in PDF form.

Note: Teachers must hold at least 1 Standard Certification to qualify for reimbursement.
Any changes to course(s) such as name and date changes must be reported by providing documentation of the change. If you have applied and have been approved and later drop the course, you must complete a Dropped course form.

*If it is your first time applying for tuition reimbursement, you must complete vendor forms. Email theses forms with your application
and proof of enrollment.

* Courses taken at private institutions will be reimbursed at the institution’s rate only if it is lower than the WPU rate, if not, the course will be reimbursed at the WPU rate.

Email questions or concerns to mejiaj@paterson.k12.nj.us or call (973)321-2452.

Procedure info doc

Additional Forms

Application

Voucher

Vendor Form

Vendor W9 Form

 

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Contact Us

Human Resources Main Office
(973) 321-0744

Substitute Office
(973) 321-0744

Employee Benefits Staff Attendance, Health Benefits, Pension Office
(973) 321-0748 or (973) 321-0745

Tuition Reimbursement
(973) 321-0711

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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