Substitute Teacher Application

Thank you for your interest in substituting in the St. James School District. Substitutes are vital members of our professional team and offer an important contribution to the educational program in the classroom.


  • Minimum of 60 college hours.
  • Substitute Teaching Certification from DESE
  • Approval by the St. James Board of Education

If you do not currently have a substitute teaching certificate, please visit DESE’s website for more information:

Instructions for Applying

We currently have an online application process for substitute teachers. If you prefer pen and paper, feel free to pickup an application in the Central Office.

You will need the documents listed below when applying to be a substitute

Once everything is complete, please submit all documents to Shannon Parsons in the Central Office.

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