Durango School District 9-R

Substitute Teacher, Durango School District 9-R (SUB-03-TEACH-20-21)

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TitleSubstitute Teacher, Durango School District 9-R
Posting IDSUB-03-TEACH-20-21

!!!Applications without an attached Colorado teaching license or a 3- or 5-year substitute authorization will not be considered.!!!


Durango School District 9-R is recruiting licensed substitutes for the  2020 - 2021 school year to provide coverage for teachers.


We are recruiting substitutes able to work a flexible schedule at multiple locations and in different positions.


Requirements include:

  • Valid Colorado Department of Education license. A 3- or 5-year Colorado substitute authorization is also accepted. Contact Colorado Department of Education at to apply.
  • Experience working with children. Experience in a classroom setting preferred.
  • Strong interpersonal communication, basic language, basic math, and basic writing skills.
  • Minimum of two professional or academic references. We do not accept family or friends as references.

Willingness to substitute in the preschool in addition to higher grades is a plus. (Note that Colorado requires additional fingerprints of all preschool staff).


Candidates must also have strong computer skills. Substitutes are required to navigate through electronic system independently to accept and decline assignments; maintain their schedules; view teacher's notes; and communicate with staff.


Durango School District 9-R is an equal opportunity educational institution and will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, ancestry, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability or need for special education services in admissions, access to treatment, or employment in educational programs or activities which it operates, or any other applicable status protected by federal, state or local law.  For information regarding civil rights or grievance procedures, contact Laura Galido, Compliance Officer, Durango School District 9-R, 201 E 12th Street, Durango, CO 81301, (970) 247-5411,, or the Office for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education, 1244 Spear Boulevard, Suite 310, Denver, CO 80204-3582, (303) 844-5695.

Shift TypeAdjunct
Salary Range95.00/day - 95.00/day / Substitute
LocationDurango School District 9-R

Applications Accepted

Start Date06/29/2020

Job Contact

NameDavid ScottTitleSubstitute Coordinator
Emailsubfinder@durangoschools.orgPhone970-247-5411 ext 1430