Council Rock School District

Success for every student, every day



The Council Rock School District hires per diem substitute employees on a continual basis.

Per Diem Substitution is day to day work in our district for the absences of our staff or to fill openings in our schools that occur for training and/or testing.

Certified Teachers
Professional Substitute Employees: Candidates who have successfully passed the Council Rock School District's centralized screening process for professional staff, may substitute in day to day assignments and in long term assignments (over 10 days but under 90 days). Candidates who have passed the screening, may become a substitute by contacting Ms. Monica McLaughlin at 215-944-1000 or via email at

Candidates who have not yet passed the centralized screening process, may substitute in day to day assignments after completing an initial screening process. Please apply by following this link. 


Non-Certified Substitute Teachers


Council Rock School District is currently seeking qualified candidates to serve as Guest teachers in our district.  Qualified candidates holding a bachelor's degree but do not have an active Pennsylvania teaching certificate are needed.  Participants in this program will be required to complete a mandatory two-day training program and selection process.  Please note that there is a fee for the training program. Interested candidates may apply online.  In lieu of uploading an active teaching certification, candidates must furnish a brief statement regarding why they are interested in becoming a Guest Teacher in our district.


Support Staff Substitutes:

Provide support and services as Instructional Assistants, Administrative Assistants, Recess & Café Aides.  
                                             Please follow this link to apply online.

In order to begin substituting in our district, all of the requirement documentation must be completed.  Please contact Ms. Monica McLaughlin in the Human Resources Office to schedule an appointment to complete your substitute paperwork, please call 215-944-1000 or email

Pay Rates:

Per Diem Substitute Teacher: Daily Rate $100 per day

An assignment of ten consecutive days or longer: $130 per day

Support Staff Substitute Rate: T. A. - $9.00/hour; Office Aides - $8.00/hour; Recess/Café - $8.00/hour;

Security Guard - $18.00/hour; Nurses - $25/hour