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Substitute Application Instructions

Last Updated: 1/13/2021 4:53 PM

Sign up today to become a substitute teacher at the Butler Area School District!


The Butler Area School District has partnered with ESS to manage our substitute program. A leader in K-12 staffing, ESS is responsible for the hiring, training, and placement of all substitute teachers, paraprofessionals, clerical, and custodial personnel.

If you’re interested in working as a substitute for our district, please visit to apply. You may also call 724.996.3247 or email for more information.

Thank you for your interest in becoming a substitute at Butler Area School District! 

Substitute Teacher Compensation:

We pride ourselves in providing competitive compensation to our substitute teachers. Our substitute teacher rate is currently set at $100.00 per day for day-to-day substitutes and $110 per day for building dedicated substitutes.