Substitute Opportunities

Rewarding work in Education is right around the corner!
Substitute Teaching is great way to start your education career, enrich the lives of students, give back to the community, and so much more.

To become a substitute teacher, applicants must have completed 48 or more credit hours from a regionally accredited college or university.  However, a valid Texas Teaching Certificate is preferred.  If you have less than 48 college hours, and/or a high school diploma or GED, you are eligible to substitute as a Teacher Aide/Paraeducator.

Step 1 - Submit an Application
Apply Online or pick up a paper application at the Gary S. Jones Administration Building (5228 Ohio Garden Rd., Fort Worth, TX  76114)  The Reference section must include three (3) references with phone numbers. One must be a previous employer that can be contacted.

Step 2 - Submit Official Documents
--  Official college transcript if you have 48 or more college credit hours or a degree
--  A copy of your valid Texas Teaching Certificate (if applicable)
--  Valid Texas Educational Aide Certificate (if applicable)
--  A copy of your GED or High School Diploma if you do not have college credit hours
--  Two forms of identification (Driver License, Social Security Card, Passport, etc.)
--  Voided Check or bank form to attach to Direct Deposit form

Step 3 - Complete Pre-Employment Documents

Step 4 - Background Clearance and Fingerprint Completed

Step 5 - Attend a CISD Substitute Workshop
These two-hour training sessions are required and include instructions in the use of Castleberry's online placement system, Absence Management (formerly AESOP).  They are held at Gary S. Jones Administration Building, 5228 Ohio Garden, Fort Worth, TX 76114. The next class is on Thursday, August 22, 2019 from 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Step 6 - Prepare to Receive Jobs
CISD currently uses Absence Management to view and receive jobs.

Daily Pay Rates
Substitute Teachers: 
$70 to $100
Long-term Assignments with no break in service:   $110 to $125 after the fifth consecutive day.
Teacher Aide/Paraeducator:  $60.00
Half-day Assignments:  Half of your daily rate

If you have additional questions, please contact the CISD Human Resources Department. Thank you for your interest in Castleberry ISD!

Contact Information:
Castleberry ISD Human Resources Office
5228 Ohio Garden, Fort Worth, TX 76114
Phone: 817-252-2034
Fax:  817-252-2099
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