Substitute Teaching

  • Thank you for your interest in becoming a substitute teacher in Yuba County. Substitute teaching is an important educational component in our programs and schools. Principals, teachers, parents, and students value a good substitute teacher. Research has shown that a student spends over one full year with a substitute teacher by the time he/she graduates high school. Skilled substitute teachers can have a significant and positive impact on the quality of education while the permanent teacher is away. We are pleased that you have chosen to join out team and to share our goal of providing a quality education for all students. You are a vital part of the school system, and play an important role in delivering continuity of instruction during the absence of regular teaching staff. It is out hope that this web page, designed especially for you, will be a helpful source of information.

     
    How to begin.....
    To apply for a substitute teacher position please visit the NorCal Substitute Teacher Consortium's website
     

    Qualifications to Substitute:

    • Bachelor's Degree 
    • Basic Skills (i.e. CBEST, SAT, ACT, BSR Unit Equivalance) 
    • Negative Tuberculosis Clearance 
    • Fingerprint Clearance (CTC & NorCal Sub)
     
    Types of Substitute Permits:


    Emergency 30-Day Substitute Permit
    The Emergency 30-Day Substitute Teaching Permit authorizes the holder to serve as a day-to-day substitute teacher in any classroom, including preschool, kindergarten, and grades 1-12 inclusive. The holder may serve as a substitute for no more than 30 days for any one teacher during the school year, except in a special education classroom, where the holder may serve for no more than 20 days for any one teacher during the school year.

    This permit is valid for one year and is renewable. In order to employ individuals on an Emergency 30-Day
    Substitute Teaching Permit, the employing agency must keep a completed Statement of Need form (CL-505a) on file at their office for the duration of the school year.

    Emergency Substitute Teaching Permit for Prospective Teachers
    The Emergency Substitute Teaching Permit for Prospective Teachers authorizes the holder to serve as a day-today substitute teacher in any classroom, including preschool, kindergarten, and grades 1-12 inclusive. The holder may serve as a substitute for no more than 30 days for any one teacher and may only serve for a maximum of 90 days during the school year. In a special education classroom the holder may serve for no more than 20 days for any one teacher during the school year. The permit is valid for one year and may be renewed only once.