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    Thank you for your interest in substituting in the Thompson School District.  Substitute Teachers and Classified Substitutes are a vital part of our education system. 


  • SUBSTITUTE APPLICATIONS ARE
    TEMPORARILY CLOSED FOR THE SUMMER.
    CHECK BACK LATE JULY OR EARLY AUGUST FOR APPLICATION.

    Apply to become a TSD Substitute

    The application process to become a
    substitute 
    employee within the Thompson
    School District 
    requires applicants to
    complete the following steps.

  •  Licensed Substitute - replaces a licensed employee (teacher) in the event of his/her absence.

    • Requirements to apply
      • Hold a bachelor's degree
      • Acquire or hold a valid Colorado Department of Education license where applicable (valid CDE Substitute Authorization or CDE Teacher's License)
    • Submit application
    • Complete interview process
    • Complete necessary paperwork, including a background check upon hire

     Classified Substitute - replaces a non-licensed school staff (support staff) in the event of his/her absence (not a substitute teacher).

    • Submit application
    • Complete interview process
    • Complete necessary paperwork, including a background check upon hiring
  • Some benefits of TSD
    substitutes include:

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    Flexibility
    Make your own schedule!

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    Contribution
    Make a difference in
    students' lives.

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    Variety
    Work a variety of jobs in
    various grade levels and schools.

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    Networking
    Make connections with staff
    and other substitutes.

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    Experience
    Use the talents you have and
    develop even more skills!

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    Direction
    See if a career in education
    is in your future.