Substitute Teacher for Capital Region BOCES and/or area schools

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Substitute Teacher for Capital Region BOCES classes and/or in area schools


Varies based on location

Basic Function:

Varies, based on assignment. 


  • Proof of 60 college credits, an associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or license or certification, depending on the school district.
  • Proof of identity and employment eligibility.
  • Full OSPRA fingerprint clearance in accordance with The selected applicant will be subject to a fingerprint supported criminal history background check in accordance with SAVE Legislation effective July 1, 2001. 
  • The ability to get along with adults and students.
  • The ability to follow direction and lesson plans.
  • The ability to employ classroom management for a safe, respectful environment.
  • Transportation to schools.
  • A touch tone telephone or access to the Internet.

The selected applicant must complete the Hazard Communication/Right-To-Know training within 60 days of district approval to remain eligible to substitute teach. To fulfill this requirement, you must attend a 45-minute training at our office or through another New York school district.

Expectations for all substitutes - honor your job commitments,  dress appropriately, flexibility, and confidentiality.


Varies based on assignment. 

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Starting Salary:

Varies, based on location. 

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