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Substitute Teacher

Welcome, and thank you for your interest in becoming a substitute teacher in Davie County Schools. A useful substitute teacher is a vital part of student learning in the absence of the teacher. 

To be a substitute teacher in DCS, you must:  

  • hold a current or expired teaching license, or
  • be at least two years beyond high school graduation, and
    1. have two years of relevant experience or
    2. completed two years of college
  • successfully complete an approved substitute teacher training program

If you hold a current or expired teaching license or have completed an approved substitute teacher training program, please go to the APP-Garden University website and complete the DCS Substitute Orientation Course - $59.00.

If neither of the above requirements applies to your situation, please go to the APP-Garden University website and complete the DCS Substitute Orientation Course and Effective Teacher Training - $69.00

If you are a returning substitute for Davie County Schools, please go to the APP-Garden University website and complete the DCS Substitute Orientation Course for Returning Substitutes - $19.00

This training will provide guidelines, strategies, and practical information that will help prepare you to be successful in the classroom.

Please note: If you are applying to become a new substitute for Davie County Schools, purchasing and taking the course(s) does not guarantee employment.  The course(s) is a requirement to be considered for employment.

Once you have completed the appropriate course, a background check will be completed, and references will be contacted before being approved.

Please contact Judy Pryor if you have any questions or need assistance at 336-751-5921, ext: 1033.