Come join Garfield School District RE-2! We are currently seeking Permanent Substitute Teachers for this year! A Permanent Substitute Teacher may be assigned to one building, four days per week. The Permanent Substitute Teacher may be asked to perform a variety of duties throughout the day and may not be assigned to only one classroom throughout the workday. The Permanent Substitute Teacher may work with the Special Education population.


The Permanent Substitute Teacher will work Monday to Thursday, 7:30am to 4:30pm each day.


The Garfield School District No. Re-2 is an exciting place to be. Student achievement is improving and teachers and staff are actively engaged in providing instruction to nearly 5,000 students everyday. We are focused on helping every child become a better reader, writer and mathematician and preparing them for their post-secondary careers, whether that be college, technical training or the workforce.


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You must obtain a Substitute Authorization License issued by Colorado Department of Education before you are eligible for employment with Garfield School District Re-2.


The following link will take you to the CDE (Colorado Department of Education) website where you will need to complete the online application: Prior to completing the application you must have fingerprints on file with CDE. See below information on fingerprints:


For First-Time Applicants for a Colorado Credential:

For Educators Who Have Previously Held a Colorado Credential:


It can take 10-12 weeks for Substitute Authorization applications to be processed through the Colorado Department of Education for this licensure.


*Please note, obtaining a Substitute Authorization does not guarantee employment with Garfield School District Re-2 as a Substitute Teacher.*








EEO Statement:


Garfield School District Re-2 is an equal educational institution and will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, and handicap in its activities, programs, or employment practices as required by Title II, Title VI, Title IX, and Section 504. For information regarding civil rights or grievance procedures, contact: Superintendent, Garfield Re-2 School District, 839 Whiteriver, Rifle, CO 81650 (970) 665-7600 or the Office for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education, 1961 Stout Street, Denver, Colorado 80294 (303) 844-2991. Garfield School District Re-2 does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated your groups.


The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:


839 Whiteriver Ave

Rifle, CO 81650



For further information on notice of non-discrimination, visit for the address and phone number of the office that serves your area, or call 1-800-421-3481.