Substitute Information

Substitute in D51 Schools

Now Hiring Substitute Teachers and Substitute Support Staff! 
Join our team in D51 today! 

Substitute Teachers must hold a Colorado teaching license, or a Colorado 3-year/5-year substitute authorization through the Colorado Department of Education (CDE).

Questions about the Colorado licensure process?
Review their application website at:
or contact CDE's licensing department at 303-866-6628 or [email protected]

Substitute Support Staff include classroom paraprofessionals, secretaries, and health assistants.  No teaching license is required for these positions.

Required Background Check: All substitutes are required to be fingerprinted and complete a background check to work for D51.  
D51 Substitute Salary Schedule

To be considered for employment as a substitute for D51, please complete an online application for the position(s) you are interested in here:
You'll want to include the following in your application:

  • Current resume

  • 2 Valid Email Addresses for reference surveys, one of which must be a supervisor or former supervisor  

  • Copy of Colorado Teaching Licensure or Authorization or proof of License pending (Substitute Teacher applications only)

Qualified applicants will be contacted via email to schedule an interview.