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Human Resources

Human Resources | Janet Rico Uhrig, Executive Director | 1010 E. Tenth St., Tucson, AZ 85719 | (520) 225-6035 |

Substitute Teacher Information - Requirements

Thank you for your interest in becoming a substitute teacher with Tucson Unified School District!

Below are the minimum requirements:

Ready to become a substitute?

To join our team, apply through our online career center, TUSD Jobs!

Substitute Daily Base Rate

Note: All long term positions MUST be pre-approved by Sub Office before assignment starts.

Daily Rate for the 1st-15th day:

  • Full Day - $100.00/day
  • Half Day - $50.00/day
  • Full Day at a Hard-to-Fill School - $135.00/day
  • Half Day at a Hard-to-Fill School - 67.50/day

Daily Rate after the 15th Day in the same assignment:

  • Full Day - $125.00/day
  • Half Day - $62.50/day
  • Full Day at a Hard-to-Fill School - $135.00/day
  • Half Day at a Hard-to-Fill School -$67.50

Hard to Fill Schools (in PDF)

Daily Rate for Ex Ed Certified Teacher Subbing in Ex Ed Classroom:

  • Full Day - $165.00/day
  • Half Day - $82.50/day

Frontline (formerly Aesop)

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Already a substitute? Use Frontline, our Absence Management system.

Helpful Information and Forms

Substitute Office Staff Members

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An Equal Opportunity Employer
Tucson Unified School District is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination based on disability, race, color, religion/religious beliefs, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or national origin. This policy will prevail in all matters concerning Governing Board, District employees, students, the public, educational programs and services, and individuals with whom the Board does business.

La igualdad de oportunidades de empleo
El Distrito Escolar unificado de Tucson está comprometido a una política no discriminatoria basada en discapacidad, raza, color, religión, sexo, orientación sexual, identidad o expresión de género, edad u origen nacional. Esta política prevalecerá en todos los asuntos relativos a la Mesa Directiva, los empleados del Distrito, estudiantes, el público, los servicios y programas educativos y las personas con las que la Mesa Directiva realiza negocios.