Substitute Teacher

  • To apply to become a substitute in Harnett County you must be 21 years old.

    Please complete the following items:

    • Complete the App Garden Effective Substitute Teacher Course (information is listed below) 
    • Complete online application using the Applitrack link
    • Please upload the following to the Applitrack application
      • Two forms of identification 
      • Completed Health Certificate 
      • High School or College Transcripts
      • Certificate from App Garden Effective Teacher Training

    Retirees wanting to Substitute:
    Please contact Debra Lee for a Retiree Application.
    910-893-8151 ext. 248


    • Uncertified Substitute Pay $80 per day          
    • Certified (Must have currently NC Teaching License) $103 per day



    Effective Substitute Teacher Course

    • The Effective Substitute Teacher Course will be an option for potential substitutes that need to meet minimum requirements to serve as a substitute teacher.
    • The VIRTUAL training is offered by the App-Garden University. 
    • There are many benefits to you as a sub such as the ability to train anytime and anywhere you have access to the internet. 
    • The Harnett County Schools Effective Substitute Teacher Course is $49.00.
    • Once you complete this training course, you may print a certificate of completion to keep for your record and upload into your Applitrack Application.  The district office will be sent a report of your completion, and this will also be a record of your intent to sub this year.
    • You may review the course as many times as you feel necessary within your one-year enrollment in the course which begins on the date of the purchase. You will go to the following link to purchase the Harnett County Schools Substitute Teacher training.  


    Returning Substitutes:

    Please review the following  Powerpoint:  BBP Training

    Once you have reviewed the Powerpoint, please complete this Google Form.   

    **Please note limitations on the amount of time each sub may work is 14 days a month.**

    Retirees wanting to Substitute:
    Please contact Debra Lee for a Retiree Application.
    910-893-8151 ext. 248