• 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)
    • Substitute 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.



     The link below is for required 'SafeSchools Training: 

    Safe Schools Training


    SmartFind Express Login


    2021-2022 SmartFind Express Instructions for Resetting Password 


    Revised 2021-2022 Substitute Handbook