Ready to apply and help us fulfill our mission of ensuring the success of the whole child? Please visit the Substitute Job Openings page. Teacher substitutes are paid $120 a day, with an increase to $160 a day for long-term substitutes.
Want to learn more about what the job entails, how to apply and why working as a District 54 substitute is so rewarding? Join us for an informational meeting on June 22, July 20 or September 14 at the District 54 Professional Learning Center (522 E. Schaumburg Road in Schaumburg).
Make a Difference in the Life of a Child – Become a Substitute
We are so grateful to the amazing individuals who support our students and our staff by serving as substitute teachers and paraprofessionals.
As a District 54 substitute you will have
Teacher substitutes participate in the Illinois Teachers Retirement System (TRS). Nine percent of all earnings will be sheltered for contribution to TRS. You will not have deductions for Social Security. Public Law 99-272 also requires a mandatory contribution of 1.45 percent of all substitute salaries for Medicare. There is also a deduction for the Teachers Health Insurance Security Fund (THIS). All other substitutes will have deductions made for Social Security, State and Federal income taxes and Medicare.