Arlington Public Schools
Arlington, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3127346 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: June 25, 2019 Starting Date: September 3, 2019

Job Description
The Arlington Public Schools seeks qualified substitute teachers to work on a per diem basis to cover for classroom teachers, special educators and specialists who are absent from the District. Pay is $100 per day in the 2019-2020 school year. We use an automated system, Frontline Technologies Absence Management, for substitute assignments.

Qualified candidates will have experience with and a love for working with children. Assignments are mostly at the elementary school and middle school levels.

Arlington values diversity. We strongly encourage candidates of varied backgrounds, including people of color, persons with disabilities and others to apply.

Position Type: Part-time
Positions Available: 1
Salary: $100 to $100 Per Day

Equal Opportunity Employer
Arlington Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws.

Job Requirements
All newly hired employees of the District, including substitutes, must undergo a criminal background check (fingerprinting). The cost for the fingerprinting ($35 or $55 depending on DESE license status) is assumed by the individual employee, not the District.

Fingerprinting locations can be found here:

Arlington's Provider I.D. is its DESE Code - 00100000
  • At least 2 years of relevant experience preferred
  • Bachelor degree preferred
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • 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. What is your general availability for substitute teaching? Are you available to report to school on short notice in the morning? How flexible would you be if asked to cover for a different teacher when you arrive at the school?
    Long Essay (Answer limited to 4000 characters, including spaces)

    2. Please describe how you would approach your day substituting in a school in which you have not previously worked.
    Short Essay (Answer limited to 600 characters, including spaces)

    Contact Information
    Robert Spiegel
    869 Massachusetts Avenue
    Arlington, Massachusetts 02476
    Phone: 781-316-3496