Substitute Application Process

The district accepts substitute teachers who hold State of New Jersey teacher certification, as well as substitute paraprofessionals or nurses.   To schedule an appointment to begin the paperwork, please contact Joanne Simone, Human Resources Secretary at 732-556-2116.

The following documents are required at the time of your appointment:

  • Driver’s License
  • ORIGINAL Social Security Card
  • ORIGINAL State of New Jersey Teacher Certificate
  • Voided check for direct deposit


Applicants who are currently approved on another school district’s substitute list should bring the following documentation for verification:

  • Clearance Letter
  • Fingerprinting form and receipt


Substitutes are paid twice a month on the 15th and 30th.   The rate of pay  is as follows:

  • $100.00 per day for a substitute teacher with a State of New Jersey teacher certificate
  • $100.00 per day for a substitute school nurse
  • $12.69  per hour for a substitute paraprofessional


All substitutes employees in the district must comply with the Board of Education’s Dress Code Policy.