Substitute Teacher
Job Type


Responsible for carrying out the lesson plans of the teacher for whom he/she is substituting.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.  Other duties may be assigned.

  • Follow the lesson plan provided by the teacher for whom he / she is substituting in accordance with the Academy’s philosophy, goals and objectives.
  • Maintain appropriate records such as attendance and grades as directed by the Teacher or by school administration.
  • Establish and maintain order in the classroom.
  • Maintain a classroom environment conducive to effective learning.
  • Take all necessary and reasonable precautions to protect the safety and security of students, materials, equipment and facilities.
  • Assist in upholding and enforcing school rules and administrative regulations.



  • State teacher licensure/certification preferred but not required; if not licensed/certified, must meet requirements to be eligible for a temporary/substitute credential according to state requirements.
  • Educational credentials as required by the state in which the Academy is located; bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Demonstrated commitment to young people’s learning success and achievement.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in a tutoring or instructional support capacity.
  • Evidence of successful experience in student and parent relations.