Substitute Teacher

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Substitute Teacher


GSCS welcomes substitute teacher applicants who have completed Griffin RESA's training.  In addition, applicants will need to:

  • Complete the Substitute Teacher application (this includes receipt of 2 professional references submitted by previous employers)
  • Complete a 30-minute orientation with HR (call Melissa Ritter at 770-229-3700 to schedule)
  • Successfully complete a criminal background check ($45.00 fee for fingerprinting)
  • Complete all necessary on-boarding paperwork

You must meet the minimum qualifications of being at least 21 years of age, High School Diploma, and two (2) professional references completed to be considered.

Orientations are held monthly, applicants will be notified by email of date and time. For more information email

Substitute Work Schedule
Substitute Teachers will work based on standardized hours (8) per day.
Work Schedule for full day assignment: (8 Hours)
               Elementary Schools                                         7:30 - 3:30 pm
               Middle Schools                                                 8:15 - 4:15 pm
               High Schools                                                    7:30 - 3:30 pm
               AZ Kelsey Academy                                         7:15 - 3:15 pm
               Mainstay Academy                                           7:15 - 3:15 pm
Half Day assignment:   4 hours with no duty free lunch.  Please follow the schedule listed below for half day assignments.
Half Day AM                                                              Half Day PM
Elementary Schools     7:30 – 11:30                           11:30 – 3:30
Middle Schools             8:15 – 12:15                           12:15 – 4:15
High Schools                7:30 – 11:30                           11:30 – 3:30
Substitute Pay:  Effective November 1, 2016
Regular pay (full day)                                                  $75.00 daily rate
Bachelor’s Degree/Certified Teacher (full day)           $85.00 daily rate
Regular pay (half day)                                                 $37.50
Bachelor’s Degree/Certified Teacher (half day)          $42.50
Long Term Pay: (same classroom 10 days or more as a lead teacher substitute)
Regular sub                                                                  $100.00 daily rate
Certified Teacher                                                          $140.00 daily rate
**Paraprofessional substitutes are not compensated above the normal daily rate for long term assignments.
Please open the attachment for detailed information about substitute teaching.

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Griffin-Spalding County School System

223 South 6th Street , Griffin, GA 30224

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System wide

223 South 6th Street , Griffin, GA 30224

Compare with State

Amount per Student

State Average: $10,179

% ELL Students

State Average: 6%

Student Teacher Ratio

State Average: 15.55

% IEP Students

State Average: 12%



State Average: 968