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Job Details

  • Job ID: 3019222
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : September 19, 2019
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Portsmouth School Department is seeking substitute teachers for grades Pre K-12. Portsmouth School District has one (1) high school, one (1) middle school, and two (2) elementary schools.

Interested candidates must bring to the interview:

1. Valid teaching certificate or Bachelor's Degree from accredited institution (official transcripts only no copies will be accepted)
2. License & social security card OR passport for I-9 verification.
3. Current Resume with three contact references.
4. Completed W-4 form located on the following webpage:

Thank you for taking the time to meet with us.


Portsmouth Schools Administrator Team
  • Please see additional requirements within this job posting.

    • Position Type: Part-time
    • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Elementary
    Classroom Teacher > Middle Grades
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Portsmouth School District is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Please print and complete the new sub documents that can be found on our website,, and bring them with you to your interview. Once on the website, please click on "Human Resources" and then "Substittute Teaching Information". The forms to complete can be found at the bottom of the page under "New Sub.pdf".

      A current National background check is required in order to begin substitute teaching. Check with your local police department for hours. You will be fingerprinted and a search of statewide criminal history will be initiated. Fingerprints will then be forwarded for a national criminal history check.

    • No experience required
    • Bachelor degree preferred

    Application Questions

    This employer has requested that ALL applicants answer the following questions. It IS highly recommended that you type ANY essays IN a word processing program, save them, AND THEN paste them ON the proceeding job application page.

    • 1. Please indicate the days of the week that you are available to substitute.
      Short Essay (Answer limited TO 600 characters, including spaces)
    • 2. Please indicate your preference in substituting, if any, regarding school and grade level.
      Short Essay (Answer limited TO 600 characters, including spaces)

    Contact Information

    • Heather Rhodes , Assistant to Assistant Superintendent
    • 29 Middle Road
    • Portsmouth, Rhode Island 02871
    • Phone: 401-683-1039
    • Fax: 401-683-5204
    • Email: click here

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