Rio Rancho Public Schools

Teacher Intern (21VGE0912A)

Job Posting

Job Details

TitleTeacher Intern
Posting ID21VGE0912A

This job posting is Short Term for the 2021-2022 SY

Vista Grande Elementary

192 Contract



Minimum Qualifications: 


  • Bachelor’s Degree from a regionally accredited college or university; and
  • Current NMPED Teaching License or willingness to obtain NMPED Alternative Teaching License within 90 days of hire.


Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide support and supervision in the classroom when the regular classroom teacher is out due to illness or attendance of professional development workshops;
  • Fill in for either classroom teachers, educational assistants, regular or special education classrooms as needed;
  • Use and apply appropriate conflict resolution skills with students;
  • Maintain positive attitude and ensure classroom environment is conducive to student learning;
  • Maintain order in the assigned classroom and follow all lesson plans provided by classroom teacher;
  • Communicates with classroom teacher regarding activities, discipline and lessons covered during the assignment;
  • Assist teachers and educational assistants with classroom duties, constant supervision and small group activities;
  • Assist in caring for student needs, such as feeding, cleaning, diapering, transporting in wheelchairs, and transferring to and from wheelchairs;
  • Assist students who may be disruptive or combative;
  • Assist with supervision of students on the playground, cafeteria, restrooms, and hallways; and
  • Employee may be assigned other duties based on the needs of the district during the term of employment.


Application Procedure:

  • One copy of transcript from each crediting college or university.
  • Digital copy of professional License OR digital copy of licensure application sent to NMPED OR a written statement as to the status of your NMPED licensure.


An Equal Opportunity Employer

Shift TypeFull-Time
Salary RangePer Year
LocationVista Grande Elementary

Applications Accepted

Start Date09/12/2021

Job Contact

NameChristine PrescottTitlePrincipal