Substitute Teaching

You can become a substitute teacher!

How to Apply

  1. Fill out a substitute teacher application.

  2. Contact Human Resources for an appointment. Please bring the following items with you for your scheduled time:

    • Social Security Card

    • Driver's License or state issued ID

    • Pre-filled forms for HR (linked below)

  3. Once your paperwork is cleared, you will be able to log into the ReadySub system and begin signing up for days.

  4. Substitute training is held once a semester and you will be able to attend the next available meeting.

*Please note that you will need to provide verification of education. The minimum education requirement for this position is a GED, but college hours and alternative certifications will be considered.

Substitute Teacher Paperwork for HR

Rains ISD substitute teacher training for the 2022-2023 school year will be Wednesday, August 10, 2022, & Wednesday, August 31, 2022.

Daily Rates

Substitutes for Professional Positions

  • $125.00 for Certified Teachers

  • $115.00 for College Degree

  • $100.00 for 60+ college hours

  • $90.00 for non-degreed

Substitutes for Education Aides

  • $90.00 based on the assignment, not substitute’s credentials

Human Resources Department


Avis Huizar

Hours of Operation

This office follows the official school calendar.
Monday - Friday 7:30am - 4:00pm
Rains Administration Building