The Rockaway Township Board of Education invites qualified candidates to submit their written request to be considered to fill a Board of Education vacancy for a term that expires on or about January 1, 2019.
According to law, a qualified candidate must be able to read and write, be a citizen of the United States, a resident of Rockaway Township for at least a year and be registered and eligible to vote in Rockaway Township. In addition the candidate cannot have any claim against the Board of Education, hold office on the municipal governing body and not simultaneously hold two elective offices.
Candidates are asked to submit a one page letter expressing their interest and qualifications for the position to Boardmail@rocktwp.net by Thursday, October 25. Qualified applicants will be interviewed in public session at the next Board of Education meeting on Tuesday, October 30. A decision will be announced and oath taken at the November 14th Board of Education meeting.