Q. How do I get added to your substitute teacher list?A: If you would like to sub in District 205, please make sure that you complete the steps listed below.You will need to contact ISC 4 to schedule an appointment to be fingerprinted for a background check and to turn in the following documents:
Once you have obtained your letter of authorization from ISC, contact Michele Powers at (708) 225-4043 to arrange to pick up additional paperwork. You must also bring your Driver's License and Social Security Card with you to your appointment (you must have both, no exceptions!).
- Complete an online application here
- Obtain authorization through the South Cook Intermediate Service Center. South Cook ISC is located at 253 West Joe Orr Road Chicago Heights, IL 60411.
- $50 money order or cashier's check
- University/ College Transcripts
A: Applicants must possess a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university, as well as a Substitute Teaching Certificate that has been issued by the Suburban Cook County Regional Office of Education. For more information on the certification process, please click here.
Q: What is the rate of pay for Substitute Teachers?
A: The daily rate of pay for substitutes is $100.00 per day. The rate of pay if you sub in the same classroom for an extended period is as follows.
Q: Am I guaranteed an assignment every day?
- Days 1-10 100.00
- Days 11-20 105.00
- Days 21+ 252.60
A: No, daily assignments are not guaranteed. You may be called for an assignment once a day, once a week, or even once a month. It depends on the needs of the District at that time.
Q: Who do I contact if I have further questions or concerns?
A: Please contact a Michele Powers at (708) 225-4043, or via email at email@example.com