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Jobs as a Substitute

Thank you for your interest in becoming a substitute employee with Bulloch County Schools. We hire substitutes for teachers, paraprofessionals, custodians, nurses, bus drivers, bus mechanics, and clerical positions. To review and apply for any open substitute positions, visit our online job posting and application website.

Important Notice: Beginning July 1, 2021, Bulloch County Schools permanently increased its standard salary scale for substitutes. 

Substitute Salary Scales

Substitute Teacher Positions  - filled by a teacher with a valid certificate:
•    $125 per day
•   $180 per day -  For extended day 

Substitute Paraprofessional Positions - filled by either a certified teacher or a non-certified teacher or parprofessional:

•   $75 per day
•   $85 per day - For extended day

Other Substitute Positions:

•  $75 per day - Clerical Substitute

•  $75 per day - Custodian Substitute
•  $75 per day - Bus Driver Substitute
•  $46.25 per day - Bus Monitor Substitute
•  $17.00 per hour - Licensed Practical Nurse Substitute 
•  $24.00 per hour - Registered Nurse Substitute 
•    $8.75 per hour - School Food Service Substitute

Key Points to Remember

1.  All potential substitutes must complete a required fingerprint and background check. The current fee for the background check is $51.50.

2.  An extended day is when a substitute teacher works 10 or more consecutive days for the same classroom teacher or paraprofessional,

3.  Extended rate pay rate starts on the tenth day.

4.  If a substitute works for a portion of a day, the salary will be prorated accordingly. For example, if a substitute works for four hours, he or she will be paid half of the daily rate. 

5.  Payday is the last work day of the month. See the payroll calendar.

Substitutes: Custodians, Nurses & Clerical Staff

Bulloch County Schools employs substitute custodians, nurses, and clerical staff. 

Must be at least 18 years of age and possess a high school diploma or have passed the General Educational Development test.

All substitutes must complete a required online orientation. Upon approval or your application, you will receive an email about completing the required online orientation.  After completion of the online orientation, you will receive an email with instructions on completing the required background check.

Substitutes: Bus Drivers, Bus Monitors & Mechanics
  • To apply for a substitute bus driver, bus monitor, or bus mechanic position, please submit an application online.
  • You may also apply in person at the Bulloch County Schools Transportation & Technology Annex  located at 219 Simons Road, in Statesboro, Georgia, or call 912.212.8640. Their hours are 6:30 am. - 3:30 p.m., Monday - Friday.

Substitutes: Teachers & Paraprofessionals

Teachers and paraprofessionals must be at least 20 years of age and possess a high school diploma or have passed the General Educational Development test. They also must have at least one of the following qualifications: 

  • Possess a valid Teaching Certificate or Georgia Professional Standards Commission Certificate of Eligibility 
  • Possess a valid Paraprofessional License or have passed the Georgia Assessments for the Certification of Educators Parapro Assessment
  • Possess an official college transcript showing at least 60 semester hours
  • Possess a Substitute Teacher Training Certificate

If you do meet the above substitute teacher/paraprofessional qualifications, please submit an application to be a substitute. 

If you do not meet the above substitute teacher/paraprofessional qualifications, please contact Charlisa Osgood for more information about how to become qualified.

Required Substitute Teacher/Paraprofessional Orientation

Qualified substitute teachers and paraprofessionals must complete a required online orientation. Upon approval or your application, you will receive an email about completing the required background check.  After completion of the background check, you will receive information regarding the online orientation.

Key Contact

Charlisa Osgood
Training & Technology Coordinator

912.212.8517