Substitute Teachers Needed

American Academy (AA) has openings for K-8 substitute teachers of all experience levels at both campuses.


General Responsibilities:

  • Adhere to the mission and philosophy of American Academy with enthusiasm, commitment, and integrity.
  • Teach American Academy's curriculum with fidelity.
  • Uphold and model American Academy’s Core Virtues and Essential 23 (manners).
  • Maintain and respect confidential information.
  • Maintain a disciplined and controlled classroom that fosters a safe and positive environment for all students and staff in accordance with school policies.
  • Ensure the health, welfare, and safety of all students.
  • Take all necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students, equipment, materials, and facility.


Specific Duties:

  • Reports to office upon arrival at school.
  • Report all student injuries, accidents, illnesses, and discipline problems to the appropriate authority immediately or as soon as is reasonably possible.
  • Implement lesson plans, according to the teacher’s directions, and in a manner which motivates students to learn and participate.
  • Dismiss all students from the classroom before leaving the building.
  • Complete a Substitute Teacher Report Form for the regular classroom teacher.
  • Return instructional materials, equipment, and keys to proper place.
  • Determine if his/her services will be required for the next school day.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by sub coordinator in accordance with school policies and practices.


  • College degree (Elementary Education preferred)
  • Teaching license preferred
  • Must be able to attend school’s substitute orientation session
  • Fingerprints/background check (must be cleared before hiring)
  • Minimum of four references
Interested applicants should send cover letter and resume to Michelle Werden.

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