Superior Quality Education for All Students
Artesia Public School

Human Resources

We believe APS is an outstanding school system and feel like all of our employees are family. We strive to provide a worker-friendly, positive environment. Here you’ll find helpful information for both current and potential employees.

Applicant Information

We appreciate your interest in our school district. The Artesia Public School District is always seeking the best applicants; we look forward to considering you for a position in our district.

We provide employment application forms to all departments who request them. Therefore, the issuance and submission of an employment application is not an implication that we have vacancies available for immediate appointment.

Please complete the employment application located on the side of this page and include a copy of the following documents, as applicable:

  • Completed application form
  • Official copy of college transcripts
  • Placement file
  • New Mexico teaching certificate

Substitute Information

Artesia Public School District is accepting substitute teacher/custodian/cafeteria worker applications at the administration office between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. Monday through Friday with no appointment necessary. You can make appointments outside of these times by contacting Mrs. Josie Reyes at (575) 746.3585. Thank you for your interest in working with the Artesia Public Schools. 

You may pick up the substitute teacher application at 1106 W. Quay, Artesia, NM. We require the following from substitute teaching applicants:

  • A high school diploma or G.E.D.
  • A $79 application fee. The application fee includes a $44 FBI background clearance report and $35 for a substitute teacher license.

Contact Info

Vana Conner
Human Resources Technician
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