Substitute Teacher

Posted 20 days ago



Job Description


Currently seeking Substitute Teachers at The Independence School. The ideal candidate will possess some classroom experience or experience working with children in general and hold a bachelor's degree, or a Delaware teaching license and/or an area-specific certificate. For a Substitute Aide position, a bachelor’s degree is not necessary.

In the absence of the classroom teacher, the substitute teacher provides continuity of instruction, encourages student progress, and manages the learning environment in a positive way.


Responsibilities of the Substitute Teacher PreK- 8th grade include the following.  

  • Assume duties of the regular classroom teacher in accordance with school rules.

  • Help students to learn subject matter and/or skills that are required for scheduled lessons and to provide meaningful instruction for assigned classrooms.

  • Ensure the integrity of academic time and motivate students to learn and participate.

  • Maintain a neat and orderly classroom.

  • Must be reliable, punctual and professional

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Well-organized and committed

  • Some experience with technology is a plus

*Background Checks are required.





Posted By

The Independence School

1300 Paper Mill Road, Newark, DE 19711