Long-Term Substitute Teacher


  • Effectively manage a classroom of students by keeping students on task and dealing with any behavioral issues
  • Instruct students based on subject- or grade-specific curriculum
  • Supplement lesson planning
  • Supervise and ensure safety of students during classroom hours
  • May need to participate in parent-teacher conferences and school-sponsored professional development
  • Any other duties as requested by the school


  • Follow through with commitment to the entire duration of the assignment; will work in the same classroom daily
  • Model professional appearance, attitude, and demeanor
  • Demonstrate a respect and appreciation for diversity
  • Maintain staff and student confidentiality


  • EDUCATION: Dependent on state; typically a minimum of a Bachelors Degree
  • CERTIFICATION: Dependent on state; typically must hold a valid Teaching license in the specific subject area or grade level of the vacant classroom
  • Must have ability to follow both oral and written directions/instructions
  • Must have ability to communicate effectively through both oral and written means