HOURS OF ASSISTANCE
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Monday through Friday 

SCHEDULED APPOINTMENTS
8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Tuesday through Thursday

NO WALK-IN APPTS!

Sasscer Administration Building
14201 School Lane, Room 125
Upper Marlboro, Maryland 20772  

General: 301.952.6181
Email: substitute.teacher@pgcps.org

SCHOOL ADMINISTRATION 
FOR INCIDENTS CALL:
301.952.6033  

 

Substitute Teacher Office
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Substitute Teacher Pay Rate

 

 

Substitute Teacher Pay Table

Bachelor's Degree or Higher $102 per day
PGCPS Retired Teacher with Valid Teaching Certificate $153 per day
  Associates Degree, three (3) years of college or ninety (90) college credits $70.38 per day

Long-Term Pay Table

Bachelor's Degree or Higher $122 per day
PGCPS Retired Teacher with Valid Teaching Certificate $177 per day
 Associates Degree, three (3) years of college or ninety (90) college credits $92.38 per day

 

*Official transcript from an accredited college or university is required for all substitute teacher categories.

Pay Eligibiity for an Associates Degree, three (3) years of college or ninety (90) college credits is based upon receipt of official college transcripts.

Long-Term Pay Eligibility

  • Effective January 1, 2011 A long-term substitute teacher will again be identified as an employee who works a minimum of fifteen (15) consecutive workdays in the same assignment for a regular classroom teacher who is on approved leave, or an employee who fills an approved vacancy for a minimum of fifteen (15) consecutive workdays in the same teaching assignment on a day-to-day basis providing direct instruction to students. It is important to note that there are no reductions to the actual daily substitute teacher pay rates.
  • Substitute Teacher Long Term Pay Memo
  • Substitute Teacher Long Term Pay FAQs


Retire/Rehire Pay Eligibility

  • To obtain the retire/rehire substitute teacher pay rate of $153/day, you must present a valid teaching certificate.
  • The retire/rehire substitute teacher pay rate is reserved exclusively for PGCPS retired educators.
  • Should your certificate need renewal, you must submit your renewal requirements directly to Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) at www.mdcert.org or 1-866-772-8922. MSDE will evaluate your credentials to inform you of what requirements need to be completed in order to renew your certificate.

 

Take Your Work Seriously
This is not just a paycheck - it is an opportunity to make a difference. Substitutes can continue the hard work of teachers while they are absent. The keys to being a great substitute in this area are:
1. Know the age groups they can serve and still maintain your composure when things get chaotic.
2. Understand how to set the tone for your classroom...
3.  Express Your Creativity!

Act and Dress Professionally 
How you dress and act creates an immediate atmosphere for our students. Our goal is to hire highly qualified professionals who understand that our students 
1. Call the school and verify the dress code with leadership before you prepare your attire for your assignment.
2. Consider the grade level you will be teaching to 

Be Work Ready

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