Current Substitutes: Please note the new phone number and URL for SmartFindExpress 832-783-9905

Thank you for your interest in the Pasadena Independent School District; w
e will be accepting applications for Substitute teachers, teacher's aides and nurses August 9th, 2020 through the end of the 2021-2022 school year. Thank your for your patience in the application process. We will get to your application as quickly as possible.

How do I become a substitute for Pasadena Independent School District?

 You must complete the following:
  • Apply for Substitute Teacher, Nurse and/or Aide
    • Click Apply Now
    • Type Substitute in Search field
    • Click Apply
  • A minimum of 30 semester hours of college credit (verified by official transcripts) for teacher
  • A high school diploma or GED for paraprofessional-teacher’s aide and/or clerical
  • Valid RN or LVN License for nurse
  • Excellent people skills
  • Proficiency in English language
  • Complete On-line Orientation and Behavior Management Training at your own pace offered by the district
  • Cleared National Criminal History, which includes a $47 fee, at time of fingerprinting by credit card only
    Hiring Process
    1. Application is reviewed for minimum requirements of the position.
    2. Fingerprint request is emailed to each qualified applicant.
    3. Orientation Invite is emailed to all applicants who respond to fingerprint request.
    4. Once Orientation is completed, fingerprint status is emailed, either in TEA database or needs to be printed. 
    5. Upon approved fingerprints, a follow up email will be sent out with instructions of time and place for new hire paperwork.
All communication will be via email. Please check your bulk and spam mail regularly.
Substitute Teacher/Nurse Salary
Bonus Pay for substitute teachers and nurses only-$200.00 every 20 days worked. Retirees in long term positions receiving extended pay do not qualify for $200.00 bonus.

                 Daily Substitute Rates                                 Long Term Substitute Rates
                                                                       (more than 10 days, starting on the 11th day)
             Certified Subs- $100                             Certified Subs- $130
             Degreed (Bachelors) Subs- $85              Degreed (Bachelors) Subs- $100
             Non-Degreed Subs- $80                        Non-Degreed Subs- $90
             Licensed Vocational Nurse- $90              Licensed Vocational         Nurse- $100
             Registered Nurse- $110                         Registered Nurse- $125   
                                                                        Retired Educator- Standard Rate
Substitute Teacher Aide/Clerical Pay Rate    

Instructional and Clerical Aide-$10.00 per hour or $80.00 per day. On call basis. 
Substitute employees are Not Eligible for health benefits or unemployment compensation during school holidays and/or breaks including summer break.