• Requirements for Substitute Teaching in District Five Schools

    Individuals interested in substitute teaching must possess a high school diploma, be at least 21 years of age, and complete the following requirements:


    ·     Complete an application

    ·     Complete and submit all paperwork

    ·     Submit documentation of a negative tuberculosis test from a medical doctor or a health department

    ·     Submit proof of attendance for OSHA (bloodborne pathogens training) within the past three years (this training is provided if necessary)

    ·     Attend Substitute Teacher Training as scheduled by the Personnel Department



    All persons who submit an application for substitute teaching are subject to a SLED background check and a Department of Social Services check. 


    No one will be added to the available substitute teacher list until all materials are submitted and all checks have been satisfactorily completed.
    For information on substitute pay, click here.