Substitute Position Information

  • ALL substitute positions with ACPS require applicants to be at least 21 years old and successfully complete all pre-employment criteria which include a criminal background check at the expense of the applicant. 
    If you are interested in a substitute position, please contact the following departments for information about specific substitute openings and to obtain information and applications:
    • Cafeteria - Food and Nutrition Services, 301-722-0637
    • Custodial - Operations, 301-722-4968
    • Teacher - Human Resources, 301-759-2036
    • Instructional Assistant - Human Resources, 301-759-2036
    • Bus - Transportation, 301-729-3773

    At this time, in order to be added to the substitute teaching pool, all applicants MUST have one of the following:  a Bachelor's degree or higher in a teaching field; a Bachelor's degree in a non-education related field; or an Associate's degree in teaching education.  Additionally, teacher substitutes that possess a Maryland Teaching Certificate and are considered to be highly qualified in a specific area/discipline will be given preference in long-term substitute teaching positions.

    Visit the ACPS online application system to apply for a position.