Substitute Teacher - Hartford Public Schools
Position: Substitute Teacher
Subject Area: Substitute Teacher in All Subject Areas
Job Title: Substitute Teacher
Job Location: Hartford Public Schools
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Hartford Public Schools
Hartford, CT 06103
Telephone: 860-695-8606
Job Description:
Substitute Teacher for the 23/24 School Year
We are currently accepting applications from highly qualified and high-performing substitute teachers for current and future opportunities for the remainder of the 2023-2024 school year in the following areas:
  • Daily Substitute
  • Building Substitute
  • Long-Term Substitute (LTS)
    • Highest Need – Early Childhood, Secondary Math, Secondary Science, Secondary English Language Arts
POSITION SUMMARY: In the absence of the regular classroom teacher on a daily or long-term basis, the substitute teacher is responsible for the continuation of all learning activities in the classroom. As such, they are expected to be knowledgeable about instruction and demonstrate facility in the basic skills of reading, writing, and mathematics. Substitute teachers are expected to effectively communicate with students and establish a positive climate and maintain classroom discipline.

  • High School Diploma accepted for 23-24 School Year
  • Conferred Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university (preferred) – required for LTS
  • Effective organization skills with regard to the utilization of time, space, materials, and equipment for instruction
  • Demonstrated knowledge and skill in classroom management
  • Evidence of ability to work cooperatively with administrators, teachers and non-certified staff
  • Effective written and oral communication
  • Ability to be flexible in work assignments

  • HS diploma and less than a Bachelor's degree = $113 per day
  • Bachelor’s degree = $154 per day
  • Connecticut Teacher Certification = $169 per day
  • LTS with a Bachelor's degree = $254 per day after 35 consecutive days in the same assignment

Send an email with resume to for immediate consideration. Afterwards, fully complete a Hartford Public Schools’ online application for substitute teacher at or go on the Careers page on our district website at

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