The Bound Brook School District is searching for an experienced, creative, collaborative and accomplished educator to serve as its next leader. The School District educates approximately 1980 students Pre-K to grade 12 in 6 buildings. The school district employs approximately 200+ staff and support personnel, with an operating budget of 43+ million dollars.


  • NJ School Administrator Certificate or Certificate of Eligibility is required.
  • Earned doctorate preferred.
  • 3 to 5 years’ experience as an Assistant Superintendent or Superintendent preferred.
  • Three to five years classroom teaching experience.
  • Principal experience preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of meeting the needs of special learners and at- risk populations highly desired.
  • Experience in a similar district with a diverse community preferred.
  • Bilingual proficiency a plus.

The successful candidate shall demonstrate expertise in:

  • Excellent communications skills, with a commitment to transparency and developing relationships with all stakeholders.
  • Knowledge of curriculum and instruction, special education and SEL.
  • Personnel management, professional development, and evaluation.
  • Facilities and Financial management.
  • Technology and CTE programming.

Position available:  July 1, 2022.

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

Application Deadline: December 10, 2021 by 5:00 pm

 New Jersey School Boards Association

Gwen Thornton, Search Consultant

 Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer

Somerset County

Job Overview

Closes:December 10, 2021
Location:Somerset County
Job Title:Superintendent