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Get Started as a Substitute!

At Pasco School District, substitutes are not just an important part of our team; they are vital to the success of our students. Whether you're looking for flexibility in your work schedule or aiming for a long-term career in education, substituting offers a fantastic opportunity to make a meaningful impact in our district.

Why Choose Substituting?

  • Flexibility: Substituting empowers you to select where and when you want to work. You're in control of your schedule, allowing for a work-life balance that suits your needs.

  • Diverse Experiences: As a substitute, you'll have the chance to gain experience working in various positions throughout the district. This exposure can be incredibly valuable if you aspire to pursue a permanent role in education.

  • Path to Permanent Positions: Many of our substitute employees eventually find themselves in permanent positions within our school staff. School administrators and supervisors have the opportunity to witness your skills firsthand, making you a prime candidate for future openings.

How to Apply

If you're interested in joining our team as a substitute, here's how you can get started:

  • Certificated Substitute: To become a Certificated Substitute, you'll need a Washington State Teaching Certificate or an Emergency Substitute Certificate. Please submit a completed application, and our Employee Services team will reach out to selected candidates to guide them through the next steps.

  • Classified Substitute: If you're interested in roles such as bus drivers, custodians, nutrition services, paraeducators, secretaries, and more, simply submit a completed application. We'll contact selected candidates to move forward in the process.

Ready to take the first step? Apply today and embark on an exciting journey with us!

Apply Today!

Substitute Pay Rates 2023-2024

Certificated Substitute Daily Rates

  • Full Day: $145.00
  • Half Day: $72.50

Classified Substitute Hourly Rates

  • Bus Driver: $22.20
  • Custodian: $18.03
  • Nutrition Services: $15.74
  • Paraeducator: $17.68
  • Secretary: $17.22

We value the contributions of our substitutes and ensure that you're fairly compensated for your dedication and hard work. Join us in shaping the future of our students and the district. Apply today to make a difference!