The Branchburg Township School District, a high-performing PreK-8 school district located in Central New Jersey is seeking an experienced and innovative education leader with documented success and expertise in providing quality educational experiences for every child. Our District is actively supported by our parents and community. Our district serves 1324 students in 3 Schools, supported by a staff of 298 with an operating budget of 54 million dollars. Branchburg’s high school students attend nearby Somerville High School.


  • NJ School Administrator or Certificate of Eligibility required
  • Superintendent, Asst Superintendent, Central Office &/or Principal experience preferred.
  • Classroom teaching experience preferred
  • Doctorate preferred

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • Educational leadership with strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Documented track record of success in advancing student achievement
  • Knowledge of special education, curriculum and instruction, and SEL
  • Community Engagement
  • Finance and Facilities Management

Salary commensurate with education and experience; subject NJ State regulations

Position available on or before July 1, 2022

Deadline for receipt of all applications:  5:00 PM, December 3, 2021


New Jersey School Boards Association

Gwen H. Thornton, Search Consultant

Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer

Somerset County

Job Overview

Closes:December 3, 2021
Location:Somerset County
Job Title:Superintendent