If you’re organized, a good communicator, and have a passion for helping children, you should consider becoming a substitute teacher. The Reeds Spring School District is looking for more people willing to fill in.
To become a substitute, you need 60 college credits and must have a valid state substitute teaching certificate or teaching certificate. You must also pass a background check. This is a good job for someone who likes to pick and choose when they work. It’s also good experience for someone who has a teaching degree but is waiting for jobs to open up in the spring.
Shock added that it’s important to find out which age group of students you are comfortable teaching. He prefers high school, but other substitute teachers like being around the younger kids.
To learn more about substitute teaching at Reeds Spring Schools, click here.