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Procedures for Becoming a Substitute

OUSD conducts all recruitments through In order to sign up as a substitute, please check this website for postings. Typically, we post twice during the year for substitutes, but it could be more often if the need arises. To be a substitute teacher, you must have a valid California teaching credential, TB test, and fingerprint clearance.

Frontline - OUSD's Sub System

Substitute Teacher Pay Rates

Regular Daily Sub Rate                * $115

Regular Daily Long Term Rate     * $130

SpEd Daily Sub Rate                     *$125

SpEd Daily Long Term Rate          *$140

* All rates based on a 7.5 hr. workday

Long Term assignments are determined by the site administrator after ten consecutive days in the same assignment.