Mapleton and ESS - Working together for students!

  • Mapleton Public Schools proudly partners with ESS to fulfill classroom substitute needs. 

    As leaders in the education staffing space since 2000, ESS specializes in placing qualified staff in daily, long-term, and permanent K-12 school district positions, including substitute teachers, paraprofessionals, and other school support staff. 

    An ESS substitute teacher assists with classroom instruction in the absence of a regular teacher. This person follows and teaches lesson plans, aids students in understanding subject matter, and ensures that regular classroom routines are followed.



    • Provide meaningful instruction to students in assigned classrooms while regular teacher is absent
    • Review and implement regular teacher's routines, procedures, lesson plans, and curriculum objectives
    • Establish and maintain a safe and orderly classroom environment
    • Report any student injuries, illness, and serious discipline problems to school administration
    • Perform other duties as directed by school administration


    For a complete job description of a substitute teacher, click here.




    • Colorado 3 or 5 year sub authorization or current Colorado teaching license
    • 1 year substitute authorizations will be considered on a case by case basis
    • HS Diploma/GED
    • Criminal History Clearance


    Pay Rates:

    • Teacher: $180 per diem


    ESS Contact: Rafael Botello, 720-202-3549, 


    Online Application: 


    For frequently asked questions, click here.