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DoDEA Americas Seeks To Hire Substitute Teachers

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Join Our Team!

Are you interested in a rewarding career where you can make a difference? DoDEA Americas is looking to fill substitute teaching positions across the region.

Diverse teens holding globeI'd like to substitute, but I don't have a college degree. Can I apply?

Yes! Our minimum requirements for substitutes are:

  • High school diploma of GED
  • Proof of U.S. citizenship
  • Direct deposit account
  • Completion of a Tier 1 childcare background check
  • Age 18 or older
  • Transcripts if available

Reasons to Substitute Teach

  • Make a difference. Substitutes have the opportunity to positively impact students' lives.
  • Flexible schedule. Looking for job flexibility? Look no further! Our substitutes select the days they are available to work.
  • Expand your skills. Gaining experience in the classroom setting builds skills that are applicable to many careers, including problem-solving, public speaking, and time management.
  • Join our family. As a substitute teacher, you become part of our family. If you are ever interested in seeking another position within our organization, your background check will already be complete.
  • It's FUN!. Substitute teaching is an adventure through which you'll meet many teachers and students.

A Day in the Life of a Substitute

A substitute teacher's day will vary depending on the grade level and school. Generally, a substitute's day follows this format:

  • Check in with the school's main office for assignment
  • Review teacher's lesson plans before students arrive
  • If possible, greet students at the classroom door
  • Follow the teacher's detailed instructions, which will include information about lunch and any changes in classes/subjects throughout the day.
  • Leave a review of the day for the teacher
  • Tidy up the classroom and organize any student work
  • Check out with the main office
Substitute Teachers Wanted for all DoDEA schools.
Apply online at USAJOBS

Camp Lejeune, North Carolina
Teacher (Substitute) Training Instructor

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Dahlgren, Virginia
Teacher (Substitute) Training Instructor

Fort Benning, Georgia
Teacher (Substitute) Training Instructor

Fort Bragg, North Carolina
Teacher (Substitute) Training Instructor

Fort Campbell, Kentucky
Teacher (Substitute) Training Instructor

Fort Jackson South Carolina
Teacher (Substitute) Training Instructor

Fort Knox, Kentucky
Teacher (Substitute) Training Instructor

Fort Rucker, Alabama
Teacher (Substitute) Training Instructor

Fort Stewart, Georgia
Teacher (Substitute) Training Instructor

Marine Corps Air Station, Laurel Bay, SC
Teacher (Substitute) Training Instructor

Maxwell AFB, Alabama
Teacher (Substitute) Training Instructor

Puerto Rico (Fort Buchanan)
Teacher (Substitute)

Puerto Rico (Ramey)
Teacher (Substitute)

Quantico, Virginia
Teacher (Substitute) Training Instructor

West Point, New York
Teacher (Substitute) Training Instructor