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Open Positions

Are you looking for job flexibility? Do you have a passion for teaching? Consider becoming a substitute teacher.

Substitute teaching with STS offers numerous benefits and makes for a rewarding career change for anyone who enjoys teaching. Whether you’ve always wanted to be a teacher, or you’re just now considering a career in education, substitute teaching could be the right fit for you.

If you’re looking for a career in education, but you don’t think teaching is the right position for you, STS offers a variety of substitute positions. In addition to substitute teachers, STS provides school districts with paraprofessionals, teacher aides and other support professional.

Why Join the STS Team?


We offer unemployment benefits during the summer months, 401(K), direct deposit and more!

Flexible Scheduling

As a substitute teacher with STS, you have the freedom to pick and choose your hours. You’ll know you’re making a difference in student lives while achieving an ideal work/life balance.


Becoming a substitute in PA has never been easier! Our Human Resources staff will help you meet the requirements set forth by the Department of Education and the State of Pennsylvania for working in any school district. We provide all necessary training and resources to enable a smooth transition.

Retired Teachers!

If you are a Certified Retired Teacher, please let us know.  You may be eligible for a higher pay rate.  * Proof may be required.

* If a special pay rate is offered by the school districts.

Applicants please note: 
To begin a new application please select a district below.
You only need to apply once.  The one application will give you access to select other school districts during the on- boarding process.
If you have already applied, please click here to log in to your application.

Intermediate Units
Fulton County
Huntingdon County
Juniata County
Mifflin County

Cumberland County
Dauphin County
Perry County
York County

Useful Links

These links will take you to all the necessary resources you need in order to apply to Substitute Teacher Services.

Links for clearance processing:
PA Act 34 – PA State Police Clearance: ($22.00)  Must select EMPLOYMENT for Reason for Request

PA Act 151 – Child Abuse: ($13.00) Must select EMPLOYMENT for Reason for Request

PA Act 114 – FBI Fingerprinting: ($25.25)

*Instructions for FBI Fingerprinting click here (CODE: 1KG6XN)


***Within 24-48 hours you will be emailed your unofficial results from PA Safecheck. After you click the link in your email, you will only have 1 chance to save(as PDF) or print your FBI Fingerprinting results. Afterwards, you will not have access to the results. Please save the receipt that was given to you at the time of your fingerprinting. This can be used as a placeholder of the clearance for 30 days.***

Teacher Certification Application System