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Substitute Teachers

Thank you for your interest in serving as a substitute for La Porte I.S.D. where student success is our number one priority!!
 
Please go online to www.lpisd.org and to the page Job Applicants and Volunteers to do an online application to apply for substitute positions.
 
 
LPISD Retirees
If you are a LPISD Retiree and would like to become a substitute please complete the online substitute application and call the Substitute Office: 281-604-7114.

 

SUBSTITUTE TEACHER REQUIREMENTS:
 
1. All applicants must complete a Criminal History Record Information (CHRI) consent form as required by law under Section 22.08F of the Texas Education Code. A clear criminal record is a prerequisite for service in La Porte I.S.D.
 
2. All applicants must be fingerprinted prior to employment in order to be in compliance with Senate Bill 9.
 
3. Must have 3 work references completed with email addresses on the online application. We do not accept references from relatives or friends.
 
4. Must have completeted a minimum of sixty (60) college hours.
 
5. Physically capable of meeting performance responsibilities of the assignment.
 
6. Ability and demonstrated aptitude in the interest of students.


SUBSTITUTE PARAPROFESSIONAL/INSTRUCTIONAL AIDE REQUIREMENTS:
 
1. All applicants must complete a Criminal History Record Information (CHRI) consent form as required by law under Section 22.08F of the Texas Education Code. A clear criminal record is a prerequisite for service in La Porte I.S.D.
 
2. All applicants must be fingerprinted prior to employment in order to be in compliance with Senate Bill 9.
 
3. Must have 3 work references completed with email addresses on the online application. We do not accept references from relatives or friends.
 
4. Must have a High School Diploma or G.E.D.
 
5. Physically capable of meeting performance responsibilities of the assignment.
 
6. Ability and demonstrated aptitude in the instruction of students.
 
7. Clerical experience including typing, word processing and file maintenance skills. Organizational, communicative and interpersonal skills. (for clerical positions)
 



STEPS TO BECOME AN LPISD SUBSTITUTE:
 
 
1. Complete the ONLINE SUBSTITUTE APPLICATION
 
2. After applying, the Substitute Office will review your application, check references and complete a criminal background check.
 
 
 

COMPENSATION

 
SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS
 
Level One Substitute: $70 per day
Beginning level for all substitutes
Minimum sixty (60) plus completed college hours
 
Level Two Substitute: $95 per day
Sixty (60) plus completed college hours
Worked forty (40) plus days as a Level One Substitute
Ten (10) positive evaluations on file
 
-or-
 
4 year College degree
Worked thirty (30) plus days as a Level One Substitute
Ten (10) positive evaluations on file
 
-or-
 
College degree plus teacher certification
Worked twenty (20) plus days as a Level One Substitue
Ten (10) positive evaluations on file


Level Three Substitute: $125 per day
Sixty (60) plus completed college hours
Worked thirty (30) plus days as a Level Two Substitute
Ten (10) positive evaluations on file
 
-or-
 
4 year College degree
Worked twenty (20) plus days as a Level Two Substitute
Ten (10) positive evaluations on file
 
-or-
 
College degree plus teacher certification
Worked ten (10) plus days as a Level Two Substitute
Ten (10) positive evaluations on file
 
Level Four Substitute: $135 per day
To begin the school year as a Level Four Substitute you must meet the following criteria:
Worked four (4) or more consecutive years as a Level Three Substitute providing 30 or more days of service per year
Ten Positive evaluations on past performances for four (4) or more consecutive years



Substitute Paraprofessional/Instructional Aides - $9.25 per hour

 
 
Substitute Nurses (RN & LVN)
 
LVN -- $100 per day
 
RN  - $120 per day
 
 
 
Substitutes are contacted on an as needed basis; therefore, it is impossible for La Porte I.S.D. to guarantee definite assignments or any frequency of assignments.  Substitutes must understand that they have agreed to make themselves available to serve La Porte I.S.D. based upon the need of their services.
 

 
Contact Information:
For information regarding your application please contact the Substitute Office at:
 
Tina Pettis, Substitute Specialist - 281-604-7114
Fax - 281-604-7106