Employment Opportunities

As one of the largest employers in Northeast Michigan, Alpena Public Schools employs approximately 600 people in a variety of skilled and professional occupations.

It is the policy of Alpena Public Schools that no candidate for a position in the district shall be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin or citizenship status, creed or ancestry, age, gender, marital status, non-disqualifying disability, physical appearance, or other protected categories.


Alpena Public Schools contracts with the WillSub service for substitute custodians, instructional assistants, food service workers, secretaries and teachers. Individuals who wish to work as substitute staff for Alpena Public Schools should follow the steps below to complete the required application and necessary online training:

  1. Visit  https://www.willsub.com.
  2. Click the Start a New Account button.
  3. You will be prompted to complete a four-step enrollment process; application, fingerprinting, online training, and uploading of required documentation.
  4. When asked to obtain a Background Check during the WillSub application process, please come to the Human Resources Office located at Central Office (2373 Gordon Rd., Alpena, MI  49707) to obtain the Fingerprinting Packet.

Questions regarding subbing may directed to the APS Sub-Procurement Office - Telephone (989) 358-5031.

Search & Apply for Jobs

Alpena Public Schools is part of a consortium of area districts working together to make the process of seeking and applying for a job easy and efficient.

We use the AppliTrack service to allow candidates to find jobs and submit required applications and paperwork in a secure, online environment.

Follow the link below to search for open positions with Alpena Public Schools as well as with Alcona Community Schools, Hillman Schools and the Alpena-Montmorency-Alcona Area ESD. Then create a free account and apply online.

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HR Staff

Raelyn Wilber
Human Resources Specialist
Susan Wooden
Interim Director of Human Resources & Labor Relations