SUBSTITUTE APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Steps to Becoming a Substitute

  1. Complete the online application
  2. Bring all required documentation to the Arlington ISD Administration Building, 1203 W. Pioneer Parkway. Applicants with transcripts from a college or university located outside the United States must have the transcripts evaluated by an accredited international degree equivalency evaluator before submitting documents.
  3. Once an application has been submitted and all required documents brought in AISD will process your application and obtain a State Fingerprint pass (Fast Pass) in your name. You will be notified when we receive the Fast Pass. You will be given instructions on how to complete the process. This is a one time fee and process that is valid for any school district in the state of Texas.
  4. Once an application has been submitted and all required documents brought in an orientation date will be assigned.

Positions and Requirements

Substitute Position Required Documents
Teacher Official college transcript showing a minimum of 30 college hours OR an official transcript showing a degree and date conferred. (photocopies are not accepted)
Social Security card
Driver’s license
Nurse Official college transcript and nursing license (photocopies are not accepted)
Social Security card
Driver’s license
Paraprofessional (clerical and classroom assistant) High school diploma or GED (photocopies are not accepted)
Social Security card
Driver’s license

Substitute Forms Page

In order to be considered for a substitute position, you will need to complete the following form. This form is displayed in Adobe Acrobat.

You may download and print the form located on the substitute forms page of the application or pick-up paper copies at the AISD Administration Building.

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Criminal Background Check

In compliance with Texas Education Code 22.083 you may be required to be fingerprinted. This law requires all substitutes to be fingerprinted. The cost for the fingerprinting process is approximately $52.00 and is the responsibility of the applicant.

Substitute Pay Rates

Minimum of 30 college hours (without college degree):

$72 per day (increases to $82/day on the 11th consecutive day)

Bachelors Degree or higher:

$77 per day (increases to $92/day on the 11th consecutive day)

Substitute Clerical/Teacher Assistant rate:

$7.50 per hour

Arlington ISD
1203 W. Pioneer Parkway
Arlington, TX 76013
682-867-7290

ARLINGTON ISD IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

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