It is the policy of Commerce ISD not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, handicap, or age in its employment practices as required by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended; Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972; the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, as amended; and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended. 
As the third largest employer in Commerce, CISD prides itself in being a great place to work. Excellent working conditions, competitive pay and benefits and the resources, tools and training necessary for success ensure each employee develops to their full potential.
How to Apply
Certified Staff
Commerce ISD is a member of the Region 10 Teacher Job Network.

Click here to view openings and
apply for a certified position including instructional aides

Auxiliary Staff
Applicants for auxiliary positions such as bus drivers, secretaries and maintenance workers should apply in person at the Administration Building at 3315 Washington St.

Current Openings
Two bus driver positions open. Must have the ability to obtain Class B CDL with bus driver endorsement.

Food service workers: Chartwells K-12 School Dining is Hiring Part time or Variable Hour Foodservice Workers, Cooking/Kitchen Experience Preferred, $45 Background Check required if hired. Please pick up application at Commerce ISD Administration Building at 3315 Washington St. 

Custodial workers are employed by GCA Services Group. Apply in person at the CISD Administration Building, 3315 Washington St. 

Substitute Teachers
At this time, we are only accepting applications from certified teachers for substitute teachers.

Applicants interested in substitute teaching should download an application, complete it and return it to the Administration Buildling at 3315 Washington St.

Certified teacher substitutes make $75/day. Documentation in the form of a transcript must be presented to receive higher pay. Candidates must attend an hour-long orientation before being allowed to substitute. Substitutes are also required to submit digital fingerprints. The cost to the uncertified substitute is $50.20. Certified subs pay $52.20 for fingerprinting.
Fingerprinting instructions
    Criminal record request form    

Substitute Application


 Ludonna Smithers 
 Director of Personnel
 and Communications 
 903-886-3755 x 1202

 Betty Brown 

 903-886-3755 x 1205

 Office hours
 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
 Friday 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

 Teacher salary  
 Benefits effective Sept. 1, 2014