Prospective Substitutes:

  • The Board of Education appreciates your interest in serving as a substitute in the Cecil County Public Schools.  As a substitute, you will be replacing a permanent employee on a daily, on-call basis.

    *Please note: Substitutes who worked at least one day during the prior school year, will remain active on our substitute list and are not subject to the requirements listed below. 

    To become any type of substitute with CCPS:

    • You must be at least 18 years of age
    • You must be at least 21 years of age to be a substitute in a high school
    • Substitute Teachers/Paraprofessionals must have a high school diploma or GED
    • Substitute Teachers/Paraprofessionals must attend a one day orientation.
    • Substitute Nurses must be a Certified Registered Nurse.
    • You must pass a criminal background investigation
    • You must pay the fingerprint fee by check or money order.

     To apply visit the site below

Upcoming Substitute Teacher Class Dates:


    ** You must apply and be invited to attend **

    November 7, 2018

    9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
    George Washington Carver Education Leadership Center
    Board Room
    201 Booth Street
    Elkton, MD 21921



Pay Rate:


    Substitute Teacher (Degree) $120.07 per day
    Substitute Teacher
    $90.05 per day
    Substitute Registered Nurse $117.81 per day
    Substitute Paraprofessional $10.78 per hour
    Substitute Custodian $15.67 per hour
    Substitute Food Services $12.12 per hour

Links of Interest:

  • Links of interest:

    Driving Directions to 201 Booth Street, Elkton, MD 21921


    *All potential substitute teacher & paraprofessional candidates must submit their application online. If you do not have access to a computer please visit the Human Resources office between 9am - 4pm to apply at one of our kiosks.