Substitute Teaching Information

  • Plymouth Public Schools substitute teachers earn $80.00 per day if certified by the DESE and $70.00 if not certified. If the substitute remains in the same teaching position for 20 consecutive days, the rate will increase on the 21st day for the remainder of the assignment. The long-term rate is currently $239.47 per day.

    To begin the process of becoming a substitute teacher, please complete the forms and gather the information listed below. Once your packet is complete, contact Linda McKenna in Human Resources to schedule an appointment and review your paperwork.

    The Office of the Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources
    Plymouth Public Schools, 11 Lincoln Street, Plymouth, MA 02360
    Phone: 508-224-5022; Fax: 508-746-1873

    Email: lmckenna@plymouth.k12.ma.us

    Employment Criteria

    There is a formal application process that is required in order to be placed on the substitute list. You must fulfill all of the criteria below. (Links lead to PDF forms that you can download and fill out; if you do not have Adobe Acrobat, click the following link for the free download: Adobe Reader download link)

     

    Substitutes Explanatory Information

    The Plymouth School District Substitute Office continues to strive to provide better service to all our substitutes and staff. We utilize the Aspen platform, which is also our Student Management System to accomplish this. We believe utilizing Aspen helps our substitutes once they are in the building and substituting in classrooms.