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Turquoise Trail Charter School is the oldest charter school in New Mexico, serving 525 students in Pre-K to 6th grade. We are located on the Turquoise Trail (HWY 14) in Santa Fe, NM

We are a New Mexico public school, and we offer a generous benefits package as a State employer. All applicants must be able to pass a background check prior to hiring.

Interested applicants should submit a resume and brief cover letter to jobs@ttschool.org, or apply in person at: 13 A San Marcos Loop, Santa Fe, NM 87508


Turquoise Trail Charter School is an equal opportunity employer

Longterm Substitute Teacher, Kindergarten, Oct - March

We need one experienced, organized, and well qualified substitute teacher to cover a Kindergarten class during multiple maternity leaves, from approximately October 2018 until March 2019. This long term substitute teacher will need to fulfill all obligations of the regular classroom teacher, including lesson plans and attending parent and staff meetings. Pay depends on licensure, up to $125 per day as a substitute or licensed teachers may be eligible for regular teacher pay scales subject to level and years of experience.

To apply please send resume to jobs@ttschool.org

Substitute Teacher

To apply you must drop off an application in person or email resume to jobs@ttschool.org.

SUBSTITUTE TEACHER We require a substitute teaching license or regular teaching license, a PED background check, and at TTCS you must be 21 years old with at least a High School diploma or equivalent. Please review the PED requirements for a substitute teaching license on the PED licensing website at http://ped.state.nm.us/Licensure/index.html Our substitute teacher pay scale ranges from: $90 to $125 per day.


- Direct the learning to accomplish curriculum objectives and goals as implied in the lesson plans for projects, lessons or units assigned  

- Make use of instructional procedures and materials which are most suitable for attaining lesson goals

- Go through the attendance recording process to comply with the procedures of the school

- Ensure an orderly and tidy classroom, keep tables and chairs well-arranged and provide a clear view of learning materials

- Adhere to all procedures, guidelines, and policies followed by regular teachers in line with recommended teaching procedure

- Ensure a sustainable relationship with parents, students, school personnel and members of the public by communicating in a confidential, polite and refined manner.

- Assume duty schedule for any teacher they substitute for


- Substitute Teacher license or Teaching license from the State of New Mexico

- Successful completion of a background check

- Reliable transportation

- Ability to work 7:45am – 3:15pm, Monday – Thursday. 7:45am – 1:15pm Friday.

- Work is contract based, on an “as-needed” basis

- Ability to comply with written and/or oral instructions

- Ability to create an efficient working relationship with other personnel

- Proficiency in maintaining efficient classroom management skills

- Full capability to provide instruction while the regular teacher is absent

Interested applicants should apply IN PERSON at Turquoise Trail Charter School Turquoise Trail Charter School is an equal opportunity employer