May 11, 2020

Substitute Teacher

  • TrulyHired
  • Rio Rancho, NM, USA
Full-time Education

Job Description


20/21 School Year

Minimum Qualifications: A college degree, a current NM Teaching License or a current NM Substitute License is preferred. Previous teaching or substitute experience is a plus. Willingness to accept half day, special ed and secondary level assignments preferred. Must hold minimum of high school diploma or GED. NM State Requirements: Substitute teachers shall have attained eighteen (18) years of age for those seeking to perform instructional services in grades K-8, and twenty-one (21) years of age for those seeking to perform instructional services in grades 9-12. Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the Superintendent may find appropriate and acceptable.

Essential Job Responsibilities:
  • Provide support and supervision in the classroom when the regular classroom teacher is out due to illness or attendance of professional development workshops.
  • May be asked to fill in for either classroom teachers, educational assistants, regular or special education classrooms, half time and/or full time assignments, as needed.
  • Paid the same rate for teacher and Educational Assistant assignments.
  • Primary duties may include: As classroom teacher: Use and apply appropriate conflict resolution skills with students.
  • Maintain positive attitude and ensure classroom environment is conducive to student learning.
  • Maintain order in the assigned classroom and follow all lesson plans provided by classroom teacher.
  • Communicates with classroom teacher regarding activities, discipline and lessons covered during the assignment.
  • As Educational Assistant: Assist teachers and EAs with classroom duties, constant supervision and small group activities.
  • Assist in caring for student needs, such as feeding, cleaning, diapering, transporting in wheelchairs, and transferring to and from wheelchairs.
  • Assist students who may be disruptive or combative.
  • Assist with supervision of students on the playground, cafeteria, restrooms, and hallways.
  • Perform other duties as needed.

Application Procedure:

The following documents MUST be attached to complete this application; y ou will not be considered for this position unless applicable documents listed are uploaded to your application.
  • One copy of transcript from each crediting college or university if applicable
  • Copy of high school diploma or GED certificate if no college hours have been earned
  • If applicable: Digital copy of professional License OR digital copy of licensure application sent to NMPED OR a written statement as to the status of your NM licensure
NOTE: If chosen as a candidate, you'll be required to submit to an NMPED approved background check. If not currently licensed: Sub licensure would be obtained through Rio Rancho Public Schools after an offer of employment is made.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

  • Position Type: Full-time
Job Category: Instructional Support > Substitute
Contact Information
  • Vanessa Burge, Administrative Assistant
  • 500 Laser Rd.
  • Rio Rancho, New Mexico 87124

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