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Current Openings

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  • Director, Human Resources

    The Human Resource Director will be responsible for the operation of the HR function, providing functional advice and support to the VP of Finance and Operations, the Principal and the President of Notre Dame High School. The HR Director will sit on the Personnel Committee for Notre Dame High School and the President’s Administrative team.  This position reports to VP of Finance and Operations. The position is 
    10 Month, 30+hours/week.

    Key Responsibilities:
    -          Articulate and support the strategic HR needs and goals of the school
    -          Address employee human resources/benefits issues  
    -          Maintain employee benefit records to ensure accuracy and compliance
    -          Ensure the company is compliant with existing employment laws and regulations.
    -          Facilitate human resources processes
    -          Resolve benefits-related problems; act as a liaison between employees and insurance providers or broker representatives
    -          Ensure the effective utilization of plans related to HR programs and services
    -          Administer health and welfare plans, including orientations, enrollments, changes, and terminations
    -          Conduct and/or assists with audits of benefits and other HR programs, and recommending corrective actions as necessary
    -          Assisting with the recruitment and interview processes, including placing ads
    -          Lead the Benefit Orientations and Benefit Open Enrollments for all Employees. Be the Liaison for all employee questions regarding Benefits.
    -          Draft and review job descriptions   
    -          Maintain and verify data related to premiums
    -          Prepare correspondence for Vice President’s Signature
    -          In close consultation with the President, Vice President of Finance, the Notre Dame Board of Governors and the Personnel Committee, maintain and update a Notre Dame Human Resource Policy Manual, Employee Benefits Handbook, and a Notre Dame Employee Handbook.
    -          Become a backup for Payroll Processing
    -          Review and oversee paid leave policies to include annual holidays, workers compensation, and FMLA, respecting both the needs of the employee and the needs of the school.

    Education and Experience Requirements:
    -          Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resource Management or a related field
    -          A minimum of five years’ experience of increasing responsibility in a leadership or managerial role in Human Resource Functions
    -          Knowledge of laws and regulations affecting benefits and human resources, preferable in the education sector. Knowledge of the State of NJ regulations strongly preferred.
    -          Experience in a non-profit organization strongly preferred.
    -        A background and fingerprint report will be conducted and submitted to State authorities as required by law for all personnel working within a school environment. Must be willing to undergo Catholic Diocese VIRTUS certification

    Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to Mrs. Judy Duff at duff@ndnj.org.
  • Posting for the Presidential Search

    Notre Dame High School has opened a search for its next President who will assume leadership on July 1, 2018.
    The President of Notre Dame maintains the Catholic identity of the high school community, while monitoring and developing its resources and expanding its local presence through marketing, fundraising, communications and public relations. The President will lead a community of 1100 students, including 30 international students, 85 faculty members, 20 administrators, and 35 staff members. The school's leadership team consists of the President, the Principal, the Senior Vice President of Institutional Advancement, the Vice President for Finance and Operations, the Vice Principal for Curriculum and Instruction, the Vice Principal for Student Life and the Chaplain.

    Notre Dame High School seeks a candidate who possesses a true, active Catholic faith, accompanied by a keen understanding of the unique culture and climate of Catholic high schools and a passion for the mission of Catholic education. He/she should maintain a sharp focus on educational excellence while functioning as a visionary who identifies the current and future needs of the school. The position requires a Master’s Degree in Business or Educational Leadership and at least five years of organizational leadership experience. Five years of work in Catholic education preferred.

    The Board of Governors of Notre Dame High School has engaged the national consulting firm of Educational Directions, Inc. to assist the school as it seeks its next President. Interested candidates should contact Mathew Heersche from Educational Directions for further information and for a Candidate Information Document (Opportunity Statement). Mr. Heersche can be reached by e-mail at mheersche@edu-directions.com or phone at 207.216.2692. Applications will be accepted through December 15, 2017.
  • Employment at Notre Dame

    Persons interested in employment at Notre Dame High School may either call Judy Duff at 609-882-7900, ext. 125, or submit a resume to duff@ndnj.org.

Employee Benefits

  • Medical Life Insurance Plan (employee premiums paid 100% for select plan)
  • Life Insurance Plan (employee premiums paid 100% for select plan)
  • Dental Insurance (employee premiums paid 100% for select plan)
  • Optional Vision, Additional Life and AFLAC plans
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Worker’s Compensation
  • 401K Matching Retirement Plan
  • 403B Matching Retirement Plan
  • Faculty Distinguished Service Retirement Benefit
  • Staff Distinguished Service Retirement Benefit
  • Teacher's Professional Liability Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Financial support for graduate study
  • Paid Leave
  • Laptop computers for faculty
  • Tuition Reduction for NDHS Faculty/Staff Children who attend Notre Dame High School
  • Mercer County NJ Teachers Federal Credit Union
  • Free Employee Assistance Program
  • Free Admission to School Sponsored Programs and Sporting Events

Notre Dame High School

Located on 100 beautiful acres in Central New Jersey, Notre Dame High School, founded in 1957, is a college preparatory school for grades 9 - 12, preparing young men and women for lives of purpose, built upon a foundation of Catholic faith, with a commitment to academics, co-curricular activities and service to others.