District 49 is now accepting applications for the licensed and support substitute pools. Click here to apply.
QualificationsSubstitute Teacher Qualifications:Effective July 1, 2018 District 49 no longer requires teacher substitutes to possess a substitute authorization or teacher license. To serve as a substitute teacher in District 49 you must hold either:
- A Bachelor's Degree, OR
- A 3 or 5 year substitute authorization, OR
- A Colorado teacher license
Application and Hiring Process
To apply for a subsitute position, go to District 49's job application system, found here. Once we review applications for the new school year, we will contact applicants and schedule them to complete new hire information and attend orientation.
Information about Substitute Authorizations and Teacher Licensure
If you currently do not hold a 3 or 5 year substitute authorization or a teacher license, but are interested in obtaining one, please click on the links below for information.
- A 3-Year Substitute Authorization
- A 5-Year Substitute Authorization
- Educator Preparation, Licensing and Enforcement
District 49 Authorized Charter Schools
If you are interested in becoming a licensed substitute at the charter school locations listed below please apply to the District 49 substitute pool. Please note, each charter school has individual calendars and hours of operation.
The following charter schools are also authorized by District 49. However, these schools do not use District 49’s substitute pool. If you are interested in becoming a substitute at one of these schools, please apply directly to them according to their instructions.