Job Summary: Substitute Teachers help maintain our students' academic progress by facilitating lesson plans during a teacher's absence. The perspective substitute teacher assumes the responsibilities of the classroom teacher (s) for the school day by maintaining a consistent volume of high quality instruction with accuracy and professionalism. Substitute Teachers can customize their work schedules by choosing the number of days, school locations, grade levels and types of schools. Substitute teachers can be available for as many or as few assignments as they want. There is no guarantee of work since the nature of substituting is based on the number of daily teacher absences. Generally, individuals substitute teach not only for the flexibility in scheduling but to gain valuable experience in the classroom, as well as the opportunity to network with teachers, administrators and other school staff.
Qualifications: The ideal candidate for Substitute Teaching possesses a positive attitude, an overabundance of patience, and excellent verbal communications skills.