Department of Defense Education Activity

DoDEA Pacific Seeks To Hire Substitute Teachers

Now Hiring Substitute Teachers

Join Our Team!

Are you interested in a rewarding career where you can make a difference? DoDEA Pacific 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:

  • SOFA Status (Non U.S. Territories Only)
  • 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

Pacific East
Teacher (Substitute)

Pacific South
Teacher (Substitute)

Pacific West
Teacher (Substitute)