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Apply to be a Substitute

Apply online to be a substitute teacher or educational assistant. Learn about the salary schedule and where to get or renew your substitute teaching license.


(505) 288-3684

The Albuquerque Public School District would like to announce our partnership with Kelly Education, a leading provider of substitute teachers to school districts across the U.S. Kelly Education will manage our substitute teacher program starting with the 2019/2020 school year. A trusted partner to over 7,000 schools nationwide, Kelly Education substitute teachers provide learning continuity in the classroom when permanent teachers are absent.

Kelly Education prepares their substitute educators to succeed in every classroom by offering access to highly respected training and professional learning programs and encourages employees to further their teaching career in specialty areas including STEM, ELL, and special education.  

If you are interested in becoming a Kelly Education substitute teacher to work in our schools, we invite you to apply electronically with Kelly Education or call (505) 768-6126. 

Contact the New Mexico Public Education Department at (505) 827-1436 for information on applying or renewing a substitute teaching license.