Substitute Teacher - Ledyard Public Schools
Position: Substitute Teacher
Subject Area: Elementary School Classes
Job Title: Long Term Substitute Kindergarten Teacher
Job Location: Gales Ferry School
Beginning: Feb 29, 2024
Deadline: Open until filled **
Certificate: Integrated Early Child./Special Ed.,Nursey-K: Elem 1-3 (113)
Certificate: Elementary Education, 1-6 (005)
Certificate: Elementary,Grades 1-6 (305)
District: Ledyard Public Schools
Ledyard, CT 06339
Telephone: 860-464-9255
Job Description:
Ledyard Public Schools is seeking a long term substitute Kindergarten Teacher for Gales Ferry School. The long term substitute will perform all of the responsibilities of a Kindergarten Teacher. This position is expected to begin on or around February 29, 2024. 
  • Evidence of ability to work cooperatively with administrators, teachers and paraprofessionals
  • Ability to promote positive self-concept in each student; provide encouragement to each student to develop his or her full potential
  • Understand social and emotional adjustments of students
  • Successful teaching experience preferred
  • Ability to work with a diverse student population
  • Work in the interest of the students' physical and emotional welfare and to embrace a growth mindset
  • Accept and incorporate suggestions for classroom improvement
  • Keep inventory of materials, equipment and supplies 
  • Maintain contact with parents, guidance personnel as needed to evaluate students' academic and social growth
  • Communicate effectively orally and in writing with a variety of people, including students, their parents and staff
  • Bachelors degree with 12 credits in the content/area to be taught
  • Appropriate CT teaching certification 

  • The daily rate for substitute teachers is $100. For certified teachers, beyond the 40th consecutive day worked in the same assignment, the daily rate of $267.76 will be paid.

To Apply:

Applications will only be accepted online. Review of applications may begin immediately.

Please visit the Ledyard Public Schools website,
Access the application at:  to apply.

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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