Substitute Application Instructions

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


Step 1: Compete the PA Standard Teaching Application

Step 2: Gather Required Materials:

  • Required Clearances:
    • Act 151 PA Child Abuse History
    • Act 114 FBI Federal Criminal History (must be obtained through the Department of Education)
    • Act 34 PA Criminal History 
  • Act 126 Mandated Reporter Training
  • Resume/Letter of Interest
  • Transcripts
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Copy of Pennsylvania Teaching Certificate
  • Current TB Test Results (within one year old)

Step 3: Schedule an appointment with Human Resources:

Amy Shay

What to bring to your appointment:

  • Completed application
  • Required materials listed above
  • Acceptable Documents for I9 Completion
  • Information to complete Act 168 Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Release Form:
    • Names and addresses of all current employers
    • Name and addresses of all former employers that were school entities (paid positions only)
    • Names and addresses of all former employers where you had direct contact with children (paid positions only)

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.