SUBSTITUTE TEACHER REQUIREMENTS
The minimum requirements for substitute teaching assignments are (1) a
Bachelor's Degree; (2) passage of the California Basic Educational Skills Test
(CBEST) and (3) obtaining fingerprint clearance for school employment from the
Department of Justice (DOJ).
If you meet these requirements, you may apply for an Emergency 30-Day
Substitute Permit. The substitute permit is valid for a period of one year and
allows you to substitute teach on a day-to-day basis for up to 30 days in the
same classroom. Please check with each individual school district for employment
opportunities and requirements.
If you would like an application packet sent to you for the Emergency 30-Day
Substitute Permit, you can either:
Date last updated: July 21, 2006