Becoming a substitute

Substitute Teachers, Secretaries, and Teacher Assistants

    • Complete an online Substitute Application in iRecruitment. If you do not have a state-issued teaching license, apply to IRC2696. If you do have a state-issued teaching license, apply to IRC2697.
    • Only complete applications will be considered. Please complete ALL sections of the application. A resume will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application.
    • Be sure to include the following:
      1. Resume
      2. Three (3) current professional references (Name, phone number, email address). At least one reference should be a current supervisor or most recent supervisor, listed in your Employment History.
      3. Transcripts for highest degree earned (minimum of a high school diploma). For graduates of foreign institutions, an evaluation of your education credentials must be completed by an agency approved by the Virginia Department of Education. (A list of approved agencies can be found by clicking this link, Educational Equivalency Companies.)

***If you need step-by-step instructions, click here to view our Application Guides.

other LCPS SUBSTITUTE POSITIONS

  • Substitute Bus Drivers - For application process and instructions on how to apply, contact the Department of Transportation at 571-252-1700.
  • Substitute Cafeteria Workers - For application process and instructions on how to apply, contact the Department of Food Services at 571-252-1010.
  • Substitute Clinic Assistants and Substitute Nurses – Submit Online Substitute Application and then call Student Health Services at 571-252-1017 for additional training and application requirements.