Hillside Board of Education member vacancy (updated June 15, 2017)
The Hillside Board of Education (the “board”) is seeking candidates for one board member vacancy, created due to a resignation, to serve until the end of December, 2017 (not December 2018 as previously indicated). The minimum qualifications, as set forth in state law, are that candidates must reside in the township for at least one year at the time of their appointment. They are to be able to read and write and must be registered to vote in the school district. Candidates also may not be employees of the board, or members of the township council.
Interested people should send a letter of interest and other available information (e.g., a résumé) indicating their qualifications. This information should be presented in a form that will assist the board of education in making an appointment. Please include reasons your selection to the school board would be of value to the district and the students of Hillside. Applicants should expect to be present at the July 20th board of education meeting for a review of applications and interviews of candidates with an appointment being anticipated at this meeting.
Requested information should be sent to the attention of the Business Administrator/Board Secretary at 195 Virginia Street, Hillside, NJ 07205 and must be received no later than Wednesday, July 12, 2017.
Anyone interested in information concerning this vacancy is invited to call at 908-352-7664, extension 6428.