• Becoming a Substitute

    To apply, go to the LCPS Jobs Portal.

    If you have need assistance with applying for a job, please get in touch with the Recruitment Team or go to Applicant Chat Support. You can also call 1-877-974-7437 for help with the PowerSchool TalentEd application system.

    Please be aware that all communication regarding substitute application status is sent via email. If you believe that you should have received an email from us, please check your Spam, Junk, and Clutter folders before contacting our office. Thank you!

    LCPS will continue the incentive program for instructional substitutes with increased pay for days worked beyond 25 in the current school year and an increased daily rate for "high volume days". For more information, go to the LCPS Substitute Loyalty Program page.

  • SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS, SECRETARIES, AND TEACHER ASSISTANTS

    Complete an online application in PowerSchool. If you do not have a state-issued teaching license, apply to PS2722. If you do have a state-issued teaching license, apply to PS2724.

    • Only complete applications will be considered. Please complete ALL sections of the application. A resume will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application.
      • Application Requirements:

        1. Employment History: Make sure this is your complete work history and includes at least five years of work experience in the Employment History section of your application. You may list volunteer work in this section as well as paid, professional work.

        2. Background check requirement: For each entry in your Employment History, include the full name, title, phone number, and email address of your supervisor(s). In addition, be sure to give permission for LCPS HR to contact your current/most recent supervisor.

        3. Upload the following:

          • A current resume; a resume is required in addition to a completed application. Be sure to include your current or most recent employment and your supervisor.

          • Proof of your highest degree earned, either transcripts or a copy of your diploma*; minimum requirement is proof of HS diploma or GED.

          • If applicable, a copy of your active or expired teaching license or letter of eligibility from your college/university or VDOE.

    * Graduates of foreign institutions of higher learning must have their education credentials evaluated by an agency approved by the Virginia Department of Education. (A list of approved agencies can be found by clicking this link, Graduates of Foreign Institutions of Higher Learning.)


  • LICENSED SUBSTITUTE ADMINISTRATOR

     
    Complete an online application in PowerSchool to PS2723.
    • Apply for this position only if you have a teaching license with an administrative/supervision endorsement and would like to substitute for a school-level administrator.

    • Only complete applications will be considered. Please complete ALL sections of the application. A resume will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application.

    • Application Requirements:

      1. Employment History: Make sure this is your complete work history and includes at least five years of work experience in the Employment History section of your application. You may list volunteer work in this section as well as paid, professional work.

      2. Background check requirement: For each entry in your Employment History, include the full name, title, phone number, and email address of your supervisor(s). In addition, be sure to give permission for LCPS HR to contact your current/most recent supervisor.

      3. Upload the following:

        • A current resume; a resume is required in addition to a completed application. Be sure to include your current or most recent employment and your supervisor.

        • Proof of your highest degree earned, as well as a copy of your active or expired teaching license with an endorsement in administration/supervision.


  • OTHER LCPS SUBSTITUTE POSITIONS

    • Substitute Bus Drivers - For application process and instructions on how to apply, contact the Department of Transportation at 571-252-1700.

    • Substitute Cafeteria Workers - For application process and instructions on how to apply, contact the Department of Food Services at 571-252-1010.

    • Substitute Health Clinic Specialist or Nurse - Apply to the non-licensed substitute teacher position and then contact Sub Central to notify us that you have applied by calling 571-252-1675. Also, contact Student Health Services to inquire about the required two-day training by calling 571-252-1017.

Last Modified on July 27, 2022