Substitute Teacher

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Substitute Teacher


Crystal Lake School District 47 has Substitute Teacher openings for the 2020-2021 school year. The goal of this position is to effectively assume teaching responsibilities in a classroom during a teacher's absence, ensuring that learning continues even though the classroom teacher is not present.


The ideal candidate will:

  • Effectively implement the lesson plans that have been left by the teacher
  • Integrate the lesson plans into positive learning experiences so as to best use the available time for instruction
  • Maintain established standards of classroom management and student behavior needed to achieve a functional, respectful, and productive learning atmosphere
  • Maintain professional competence in one's abilities to provide quality instruction
  • Perform essential job functions while ensuring the health and safety of others
  • Cooperate with other teaching professionals in the classroom and throughout the school building
  • Report to the teacher through written communication the activities completed in the classroom during the teacher's absence
  • Report to the school office when arriving to substitute
  • Complete various duties as assigned by the teacher or building administration

Requirements include:

  • Valid Illinois Professional Educator License or Substitute License
  • Bachelor's Degree 
  • Maintains positive attitude, demonstrates flexibility and displays excellent interpersonal communication skills
  • Maintains confidentiality and professionalism 
  • Physical requirements include sitting, standing, bending, walking, and lifting equipment or materials

Posted By

Crystal Lake Community Consolidated School District 47

300 Commerce Drive , Crystal Lake, IL 60014

At the following locations

District Wide

300 Commerce Dr , Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Compare with State

Amount per Student


State Average: $13,341

% ELL Students


State Average: 10%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 15.71

% IEP Students


State Average: 15%



State Average: 246