Substitute Teaching Job Opportunities

We are always looking for enthusiastic, engaged, and dedicated substitute teachers and instructional assistants!

    Sub and Save the Day!

    We are always looking for kind and caring substitute teachers and substitute instructional assistants to ensure our students continue to thrive when teachers and instructional assistants need to be out of the classroom. Substitute teaching is a great opportunity for future teachers, stay-at-home parents, retirees, college students, part-time employees, and anyone who wants to make a difference!

    We provide substitutes with a flexible work schedule that a substitute teacher or substitute instructional assistant can tailor to their needs. This includes choosing the grade level(s) and subjects a substitute would like to teach, schools they would like to work at, and more!

      Come Work With Us!

      To become a substitute teacher or substitute instructional assistant, begin by filling out and submitting an application.

      Once an interested candidate’s application, FCPS orientation, and background check is completed and approved, hired substitutes can expect to enter a classroom within a week!

      Information Sessions

      We hold weekly virtual information sessions for external candidates looking to learn more about becoming a substitute teacher or a substitute instructional assistant.

      • Sessions are held virtually weekly on Wednesdays from 1-2 p.m. Candidates will receive an email link to the virtual information session the Monday before.
        • Upcoming Sessions
          • February 8, 15, 22
      • Sign up for an upcoming session

      Work More and Earn a Bonus!

      FCPS has developed a bonus program for substitute teachers and instructional assistants accepting more than 10 required jobs. For each milestone reached, a substitute will earn a bonus. If all three milestones are met, a total bonus of $900 can be earned!

      • For substitutes who work 50 substitute jobs within a school year, a $200 bonus will be paid.
      • For substitutes who work 100 substitute jobs within a school year, a $300 bonus will be paid.
      • For substitutes who work 150 substitute jobs within a school year, a $400 bonus will be paid.

      Bonuses are paid quarterly.

      Earn More By Working High Volume Days!

      All teacher substitutes will receive their hourly pay plus an additional $80 for each high-volume day worked. All substitute instructional assistants will receive their hourly pay plus an additional $55 for each high-volume day worked.

      Our current high-volume days for 2022-2023 are Fridays. The specific dates are:

      October 7 | November 18 | December 2 | December 9 | January 13 | February 17 | February 24 | March 10 | March 17 | March 24 | March 31 | April 21 | April 28 | May 5 | May 12 | May 19 | May 26 | June 2

      Are You Ready to Apply?

      Find out what you will need to apply for a substitute teacher position at FCPS.

      Instructional Opportunities

      Includes Teacher, School Counselor, Librarian, Instructional Assistant and Substitute Teacher and Assistant positions.

      HR Connection

      Question for Human Resources? Submit it through the HR Connection portal or call 571-423-3000 or 1-800-831-4331.