All new applicants
must complete the following (if you have not been a substitute for the
Geauga or Lake County Educational Service Centers in the past 12 months you are
considered a new applicant) :
have successfully completed the substitute application, you will be contacted
to complete the process. We will have you fill out the required
paperwork, which includes a preference sheet. The preference sheet is
where you will indicate which Districts and/or ESC programs that you would like
to be a substitute for.
All returning applicants
must complete the following:
You are required to
fill out the Returning Substitute Application yearly if you are intending to
remain a substitute. When we receive your completed returning substitute
application, we will contact you to complete the process. We will have you fill
out the required paperwork, which includes a preference sheet. The
preference sheet is where you will indicate what Districts and/ or
ESC programs you would like to be a substitute for.
Attention: On July 1, 2019 the Ohio Department of Education will be issuing one type of substitute license. There will no longer be Short or Long Term options, applicants will select teaching fields based on the post-secondary degree(s) that they hold. For more information click here
If you are a classified applicant
interested in open positions in a Lake County school district, you
will need to contact the district directly.