A Long-Term Substitute is defined as a substitute for an assignment lasting more than 15 consecutive days for one teacher. The Long-Term Substitute rate only applies to substitutes holding a minimum of a bachelor's degree.

Steps to Become a Long-Term Substitute Teacher:

  1. Complete an Online Employment Application and attach supporting documentation (copy of transcript, degree, teaching certificate, etc.). Minimum of Bachelor's degree required.
  2. Contact by school administration regarding position.
  3. Completion of fingerprinting/background check and I-9. To complete an I-9 and to schedule a fingerprinting appointment, visit: Background Check. (Do not schedule until you have been offered a position.)
  4. Submission of required documents

HCPS Long-Term Substitute Teacher Pay Rates:

Contact Human Resources Staff Management Department at 410-588-5238 for questions.