Substitute Teachers

Spartanburg Day School seeks substitute teachers in all divisions (Preschool, Lower School, Middle School, and Upper School).

Daily Responsibilities

  • Carry out lesson plan instructions from the classroom teacher, and/or create lesson plans in absence of a prepared lesson
  • Take attendance according to school procedure
  • Assign homework according to teacher's lesson plans
  • Supplement lesson plans with your own class activities if lessons end early
  • Create and maintain a discipline and classroom control that fosters a safe and productive learning environment in accordance with school policies
  • Complete a report form, including absences, progress with lesson plan, disciplinary actions, positive experiences, etc.

Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree
  • DSS certification for Preschool
  • Advanced competency in at least two subjects; general competency in all others
  • Confidence and proficiency in giving instruction
  • Superb verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to pass background check

Preferred Qualifications

  • Teaching certificate
Please send either an application or resume along with references to