Substitute Teacher

Substitute Teacher


Boerne ISD is not accepting substitute teacher applications at this time.

Please monitor this website periodically for news and updates regarding substitute teacher applications and training dates. If you have any questions, please contact our Substitute Coordinator, Carol Anthony at (830) 357-2071 or

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Application Process: First, complete the Substitute application and two-page Criminal History Check. If you are a certified teacher, provide a copy of your teaching certificate. If you are degreed or have a minimum of 30 college hours, provide a copy of your transcript. You may drop off your completed documents at our Central Office at 123 Johns Road in Boerne or mail items to: Boerne ISD, ATTN: Human Resources, 123 W. Johns Rd., Boerne, TX 78006.

Note: Completing the substitute application does not guarantee a substitute teaching position.

Substitute Applicant:

Thank you for your interest in becoming a substitute teacher for the Boerne Independent School District. Please be sure to read the application in its entirety as certain procedures must be met in order to qualify for substitute teaching.


Requirements of employment for substitute teacher:

    • Application
    • Fingerprinting
    • Orientation/Training
    • Half day classroom observation
  1. You must fill out the application completely! Turn in the application in person at BISD Central Office, or by mail, (address is on the BISD website.) We will need to make a copy of your driver's license and social security card.
  2. We will run a background check. Once your Criminal History Check has cleared, a Fast Pass will be requested for you if you do not have fingerprints on file.
  3. For non-certified applicants, you will be getting a fingerprint pass (FAST PASS) via e-mail unless you request it be sent via mail or hand pick up. For certified teachers, who have not been fingerprinted, you will receive instructions via e-mail on how to obtain your fingerprints unless you request it be sent via mail or hand pick up. Follow the instructions on your Fast Pass on how to obtain your fingerprints. Fee for fingerprinting is the responsibility of the applicant.
  4. After fingerprinting is complete, bring your receipt as proof of fingerprinting to Central Office. You will need to pick up a second application packet at this time. Fill out each form carefully, ensuring that every document is signed. Return the packet as soon as possible to begin processing.
  5. The 2nd packet of forms will include a Direct Deposit and a TRS Insurance Enrollment form. The Direct Deposit form must go to your bank representative and the second section must be filled out and signed by the bank representative. The TRS Insurance Enrollment Form, whether declining or not, must be filled out and turned in. Please read the information provided in your 2nd packet which explains the TRS Insurance Enrollment Form.
  6. You must attend the next scheduled Substitute orientation/training session held at BISD Central Office located at 123 W Johns Rd. Boerne, TX 78006. All forms must be returned and processed prior to attending the orientation. Please continue to watch the website for information and updates.


The Orientation/training session format will be as follows: (*Allow 3-4 hours for the training session)

  • Check - In Registration
  • Training on legal issues by Mr. Craig Radtke-Director of Human Resources and Legal Affairs
  • AESOP Training by Carol Anthony-Personnel Specialist
  • Training on classroom instruction and management by Ms. Max Stumberg-District Mentor

NOTE: Upon completion of the Orientation training all non-certified applicants will have to complete one half day of classroom observation prior to substituting.

Pay Scales for Substitutes:

  • $70 a day- High School Diploma or its equivalent. Associates degree or a full degree from an accredited college.
  • $80 a day- Hold a valid Teaching Certificate (Texas or other state, active or retired).
  • $90 a day- Licensed nurse serving in a nursing assignment. NOTE: if you are a registered nurse serving in a classroom, assignment rate is $70 a day.
  • Certified teachers substituting in a long-term teaching position will be paid at the rate of $150/day. A long-term substituting position is one lasting 30 school days or more as counted.

Please contact Carol Anthony at (830) 357-2071 or with any questions or concerns.

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