Thank you for your interest in becoming a Substitute Teacher with Lake County Schools. Substitute Teachers provide a valuable service to our students and schools. As a Substitute Teacher, you will work on an as-needed basis, selecting jobs based on when and where you would like to work. This flexible schedule is well-suited for those who are pursuing a degree in education, parents with children in school, or retirees.
To be considered for a Substitute Teacher position, you must complete an online application. Please visit our Employment page to access the online job application.
During each application window, prospective applicants will be reviewed, and qualified candidates will be contacted to schedule an interview.
Applying to Become a Substitute Teacher
When creating your account in the online application system, make sure you select the Relief Bus Driver/Substitute/Lay Coach applicant type as shown below:
Please note: your application must include a minimum of 2 references with a contact number and email address in order to be considered complete. After the application is complete, you must click on the Jobs tab, then click on All Jobs as shown below:
You must then click on the View/Apply button next to the Substitute Teacher posting to apply for the position.
As indicated on the Substitute Teacher job description, the minimum qualifications for this position are:
- High School Diploma or GED
- Valid Florida educator certification preferred
Additional job requirements include:
- Reliable Transportation
- Access to the Internet
- Ability to work as a substitute teacher at least 3 days a month
Pay Rate for Substitute Teachers:
|Education Level||Pay Rate|
|High School Diploma or GED||$65.00 per full day|
|Associate's Degree or 60 College Credits||$75.00 per full day|
|Bachelor's Degree or Higher||$85.00 per full day|
|Current Florida Certified Teacher||$95.00 per full day|
- Substitute Pay Schedule for 2020-2021 School Year
- Bullying & Harassment Information for Substitutes and Volunteers
If you have further questions, please e-mail Substitutes@lake.k12.fl.us.