Substitute Teaching

  • SUBSTITUTE PRE-EMPLOYMENT (APPOINTMENT ONLY):
    For Individuals interested in substitute teaching with a valid California Credential or Valid Substitute Permit, please contact Dana Walton-Smith at 530-582-2503 to schedule an appointment.  If your credential or permit has expired, you will need to renew online at www.ctc.ca.gov before your appointment.

    For information about substitute teaching requirements in California, please visit www.ctc.ca.gov. 

    Instructions for obtaining a substitute teaching permit without a California credential
    The following documents will be required for submission with your application.  You will need to print the application and provide the following documents via U.S. mail to CTC:

    • 30-Day substitute permit application

    • Bachelor's degree or higher - official transcript MUST be in a sealed envelope

    • CBEST exam results (A copy is acceptable. For information about the CBEST or other CTC exams, please visit www.ctcexams.nesinc.com.)

    • Application fees are $100

    • Fingerprints - You will need to download the liveScan off www.ctc.ca.gov and be fingerprinted for the Commission on Teacher Credentialing

    • Permit processing times are approximately 50 days from time of submission.  Once your permit is granted, please contact Dana Walton-Smith at (530) 582-2503 to schedule a pre-employment appointment with TTUSD.

    • Substitute Pay is currently $150 full teaching day = 6.50 hours per day/$75 half day=3.29 hours or less per day/Long Term $175 beginning the 11th day of employment for the same teacher/group of students. Please note, if you substitute teach for a special education instructional aide the pay is Range 11/Step 1 of the Classified Salary Schedule 

    • Substitute Bonus Incentive (Paid at Each Increment)
      • 25 days = $50
      • 50 days = $75
      • 75 days = $100
      • 100 days = $125
      • 125 days = $150
      • 150 days = $200
      • 175 days = $250
         

    PLEASE NOTE: If you've previously worked as a substitute teacher for our district and have experienced a break in service, or if you already have a valid California substitute credential, please contact Dana Walton-Smith at (530) 582-2503.

    REGISTERED ACTIVE TTUSD SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS:
    Contact our substitute line at (530) 582-2795 for questions or concerns regarding the substitute system and/or any substitute teaching jobs you've accepted online.