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.  

Human resources 

As the second 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 and Classified 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 and clerical or classified positions. 
Auxiliary Staff
Applicants must possess the ability to obtain CDL plus passenger and school bus endorsement. CISD pays all fees to obtain license. Insurance available. $17/hour starting.
Applicants for auxiliary positions such as bus drivers and maintenance workers should apply in person at the Administration Building at 3315 Washington St.

Food service workers: Chartwells K-12 School Dining is Hiring Part time or Variable Hour Food Service Workers, Cooking/Kitchen Experience Preferred, $45 Background Check required if hired. Please apply online at

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

Substitute Teachers
Applicants interested in substitute teaching should apply online here

Certified teacher substitutes make $90/day. Individuals with college degrees earn $80 and high school graduates earn $70/day. Documentation in the form of a transcript must be presented to receive higher pay. Candidates must attend an orientation before being allowed to substitute. Substitutes are also required to submit digital fingerprints. The cost to the uncertified substitute is approximately $50.

Fingerprinting instructions

  • Steve Drummond
    Director of Human Resources

    Kathy Logan  
  • Monday-Thursday
    7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

    7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.


Early Field Experience Students
(University observers)

Application for observation hours

Deadline for applying is September 10


Leaving CISD?
Please complete the following Exit questionnaire