Long-term Substitute Teacher

Alexandria, Virginia
Sep 11, 2023
Oct 16, 2023
Full Time
Job Description:

The Substitute Teacher enables all students to pursue their education as smoothly and completely as possible in the absence of the regular teacher.

  • Evidence of a negative tuberculin test (or chest x-ray)
  • Criminal background check - at the orientation session, you will schedule an appointment to return for fingerprinting (the cost to the applicant is $37)
  • At least 48 hours of college coursework
  • Attendance at an orientation session

Essential Functions:
  • Reports to proper authority upon arrival thirty (30) minutes before the official school opening.
  • Reviews with the proper authority, department head, or grade level chairperson all plans and schedules to be followed during the teaching day.
  • Maintains as fully possible the established routine and procedures of the school and classroom to which assigned.
  • Follows the lesson plan as prepared by the absent teacher.
  • Consults with proper authority before initiating any teaching or other procedures not specified in the teacher's lesson plan.
  • Reports, in writing, on the form, "Substitute Teacher's Report and Substitute Teacher's Comments for the Teacher" at the conclusion of each teaching day.
  • Remains in the assigned classroom until thirty (30) minutes after the official school closing and reports for assigned duty of an absent teacher.
  • Verifies with the school secretary that his/her attendance will or will not be required on the following teaching day.
  • Follows all policies, rules, and procedures to which regular teachers are subject and which good teaching practice dictates.

  • Criminal Justice Fingerprint/Background Clearance.
  • Tuberculosis Skin Test.

Public Health Compliance
  • Proof of COVID vaccination. Exemptions for religious/medical will be reviewed.
  • Must follow safety and health protocols.


(1-10 days): $124.50 for teacher assignments and $105 for Instructional Assistant (paraprofessional) assignments. Long-Term daily rate (11 working days or more in a teaching position): $172.09


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Salary Range:
$172.09 - $172.09 / Per Day
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