Become a Substitute Teacher

If you have an Associate's Degree or higher, you are eligible to become a substitute teacher! A simple process to obtain a three-year substitute permit license is all that is required for you to become eligible to sub!

Join an exceptional team of substitutes making a difference with our students every day! Our substitutes enjoy a flexible schedule, excellent pay, and an opportunity to do great and meaningful work.

3 Steps to Becoming A Substitute Teacher Without a Degree in Education

Step 1

Participation in a substitute training course is required. The following organizations offer training programs:

Step 2

Upon completion of the course, you may apply for your three-year substitute permit license at the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction. For more information on the license application process, please visit the WI DPI website here.

Step 3

Apply to Teachers On Call: 

We have partnered with Teachers On Call (TOC), a substitute placement service. To learn more about TOC and to apply, please visit their website and be sure to select MCPASD as a District you’d like to work at!

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Find work that matters.

Teachers on Call® is proud to partner with the Middleton-Cross Plains Area School District to provide exceptional substitute teachers and paraprofessionals.

 We’re a company that invests in our employees, recognizes their achievements, and is committed to the noble purpose of educating our youth.

We have limitless opportunities for passionate people to inspire, support, and set students up for success. You’ll have the option to work in the schools of your choice, to take steady work every day of the school week, or to create a flexible schedule that works around your other life commitments.

As a Teachers on Call substitute, you’ll also enjoy:

  • Free pre-hire training (for substitute teacher and paraprofessional positions)

  • Ongoing professional development

  • Steady, yet flexible, work you can feel good about

  • Weekly pay

  • Your preference of schools

 Apply Today: