Floater Substitute

Posted 2 months ago
Start Date
Position Areas
Substitute Teacher


  • Location for this position is Hillcrest Elementary.
  • Summer School begins on June 5 and ends July 3, 2024.
  • Summer school occurs Monday through Friday with no school on June 19, 2024 to celebrate the Juneteenth holiday. Staff must be available on all days during the summer school sessions. Summer staff is expected to be at school 15 minutes prior to the school day and 15 minutes after the school day concludes. Staff will have a 30 minute lunch period. Staff hours: 7:45 am to 12:15 pm Student school day: 8:00 am to 12:00 pm.

Position / Title: Daily Substitute Teacher
Bargaining Unit:    SUM Department/Location: District Wide           
Calendar Days: Summer Term         Reports To: Summer School Administrator
JD Revision Date: 07/01/2021 Supervises: N/A

Function / Position Summary
• Implements student daily instructional plan in the absence of the classroom teacher. Guides the
learning process toward the achievement of the District curriculum and goals in an effective manner,
ensuring a safe classroom environment, proper classroom management, and maintaining reasonable
rules of conduct encouraging self-discipline and responsibility. Serves as a positive role model for
students, demonstrating professionalism that includes a positive attitude, positive and respectful
communication, and professional appearance.

Job Duties / Responsibilities
• Reports to the main office for classroom assignment upon arrival and check out in the main office at the
end of the day.
• Arrives at the building (according to the school work day/hours) with enough time to check in, review
substitute plans, and be prepared for the day when the students enter the classroom.
• Implements the instructional plans prepared by the teacher.
• Clearly communicates expectations and adapts to individual learning needs, providing individual and
small group instruction.
• Follows all necessary and reasonable safety precautions to protect students, equipment, materials, and
• Provides feedback to the teacher regarding instruction, discipline, and other events of the day.
• Maintains a professional and positive rapport with parents, co-workers, and administration.
• Others duties as assigned.

• Applicants must hold at least one of the following licenses through the Illinois State Board of Education
1. Professional Educator License (PEL)
2. Substitute Teacher License registered with Kane County Regional Office of Education (Required)

Experience / Knowledge
• Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from administration, parents,
students and staff members.

Physical Demands
• The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to
successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Physical demands include positioning to lift
(should be able to lift or move up 10 pounds to waist high).

Posted By

Illinois School District U46

500 Shales Parkway 500 Shales Parkway, Elgin, IL 60120

At the following locations

Summer School Sites

355 E. Chicago St. , Elgin, IL 60120