• We want you as a Substitute Teacher!



    If you: 

    • Have 45 college credit hours for substitute teacher; 30 hours in core academic areas (English, Reading, Writing, Math, Science, and Social Studies),
    • High School Diploma or GED for Teacher Assistants, Clerical and other Paraprofessional Substitutes 
    • Submit a certified copy of your transcript in a sealed envelope from your college or university, 
    • Enjoy working with children and adolescents, 
    • Want to touch the future by supporting public education. 

    Why should I be interested in substitute teaching? 

    • Districts often hire substitutes as full-time teachers or paraprofessionals if they have a proven record of success. 
    • Work is plentiful. 
    • Substituting is flexible - you work when you want. 
    • It's an opportunity to get a variety of experiences and become known in a variety of schools. 

    What kind of training do I receive? 

    • Orientation that cover District policies and procedures, including required Sexual Harassment training.  
    • Staff development opportunities (4 hours required) that include classroom management skills and effective teaching strategies.  

    What will I get paid? 

    • Substitute Aide/Clerk/Secretary Salary:
      • $10.00 per hour (High School Diploma or Equivalent)
    • Subsitutute Teacher Salary:
      • Non-Certified - (45 college hrs or more) $104.00 per day
      • Certified Teachers - (Hold an active Texas Teaching Certificate) $125 per day 
      • Temporary Replacement Substitute Positions - A substitute with a teacher certification will earn $228.00 per day; a substitute without a teacher certification will earn $198.00 per day. 
        • Temporary Replacement Substitute includes: 
          • Any temporary replacement substitute subbing ten consecutive days for the same teacher, in a core subject using the same SmartFind Express job number. The increase in pay begins on the 11th consecutive day, and is retroactive for the first ten days.

    To apply as a Substitute Teacher/Aide/Clerk: 


     The link below is for required 'SafeSchools Training: 

    Safe Schools Training


    SmartFind Express Login

    2021-2022 SmartFind Express Instructions for Resetting Password 


    2021-2022 Substitute Handbook