Monday, September 24, 2018
LCPS Mission: The Las Cruces Public Schools, in partnership with students, families, and the community, provides a student-centered learning environment that cultivates character, fosters academic excellence, and embraces diversity.

Apply: Substitute Teacher/Educational Assistant

Requirements for applying for a Substitute Teaching/Educational Assistant Position


Minimum Qualifications
1. High School Diploma or Equivalency.
2. Must be eligible for or currently hold a valid New Mexico Substitute Teaching License or Teaching License.

Preferred Qualifications
1. Enrolled in Education Department of a University and have completed at least 75 credit hours.
2. Bachelor Degree or Higher Degree/ teaching certificate, highly desired.


Able to obtain a Satisfactory Background check ($44.00 fee)


Possess a valid Substitute or Teaching License


Be able to obtain a valid Substitute Teaching license ($35.00 PED application fee)

Procedure for applying for a Substitute Teaching/Educational Assistant

1. Obtain:

a. One letter of reference
b. College transcript

2. Complete and submit the application for substitute on Applitrack

3. An interview may be scheduled for you, during the interview; obtaining a background check and the Public Education Department licensing procedure will be discussed.

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