Substitute in TSD
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 for the 2023-24 school year opened on Monday, July 17, 2023.
A licensed substitute replaces a licensed employee (teacher) in the event of their absence.
Acquire or hold a valid Colorado Department of Education license (valid 1-, 3-, or 5-year CDE Substitute Authorization or CDE Teacher's License)
Submit Licensed Sub Application.
Complete interview process.
Complete necessary paperwork, including a background check upon hire, and obtain three letters of recommendation for substitute teaching.
A classified substitute replaces a non-licensed school staff member (support staff) in the event of their absence. A classified substitute cannot substitute for teachers.
- Submit Classified Sub Application.
- Complete interview process.
- Complete necessary paperwork, including a background check and fingerprints upon hiring.
Benefits of Substituting in TSD
Make your own schedule!
Make a difference in students' lives.
Work a variety of jobs in various grade levels and schools.
Make connections with staff and other substitutes.
Use the talents you have and develop even more skills!
See if a career in education is in your future.