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Substitute Teaching

Substitute Teacher Applicants

Thank you for your interest in Substitute Teaching.  California Education laws require a valid California Credential and/or a Substitute Teacher Permit.   

Please apply online by accessing the following link: EdJoin - Substitute Teacher Online Application 

  • We are unable to approve applications with expiring credentials or permits
  • Our office will review your application and verify your credential 
  • Your application will be reviewed for approval by the Executive Director of Human Resources
  • Once approved, our technician will contact you for an in-person appointment
  • Your Credential or Permit must be valid for the current school year
  • Renew online at prior to submitting your application
  • For information about substitute teaching requirements in California, visit and CTC Emergency 30-Day Substitute Teaching Permit

Contacts & Questions:

Instructions for Obtaining a Substitute Teaching Permit Without a California Credential

  • Substitute Permit Requirements:  Substitute Permit Requirements  and  CTC Emergency 30-Day Substitute Teaching Permit
  • Substitute Permit processing times are approximately 50 days from the time of submission
  • Substitute Pay Beginning March 1, 2023
    • Daily Certificated Rate $200 per day = 6.5 hours full day/$100 half day = 3 Hours 29 minutes per day
    • Retired TTUSD Certificated Teacher Rate = $220 per day/$110 half day = 3 Hours 29 minutes per day
    • Long Term Certificated Rate $240 per day Beginning the 11th Day of Employment for the Same Teacher/Group of Students
    • Substitute Pay for a Certificated Substitute with a Valid Credential accepting an assignment for a Classified Instructional Assistant Special Education is Range 13/Step 5 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 

Special Information: 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 email

Registered/Active TTUSD Substitute Teachers
Contact one of our Credentials Technicians (above) for questions or concerns regarding Frontline (Online Substitute System)