• McDonald County Substitute Teachers

  • Posted: 08/10/2023


    Substitute Teachers in the McDonald County School District currently earn $100.00 per full day. An affordable health insurance plan is available from your first day of employment—no waiting period! 
    Responsibilities include:

    • Follow lesson plans provided by the regular teacher to create a cohesive and consistent learning experience for students

    • Manage the classroom effectively to encourage student participation, minimize distractions, and maintain a positive learning environment

    • Adapt teaching methods to fit the needs of each individual student

    • Supervise students in and out of the classroom, including in the halls, on the playground and in the cafeteria

    • Provide in-class and at-home assignments based on the available lesson plan

    • For long-term substitutes: develop lesson plans and assignments consistent with the regular teacher's past lesson plans

    Requirements include:
    To become a substitute teacher, you must:

    • have 36 college credit hours (in any subject) OR complete a 20-hour online training course 

    • obtain a Missouri Teaching License or Substitute Certificate

    • complete a fingerprint background check (contact Penmac before completing this step for more details)

    • complete required training provided by Penmac

    Apply online or email ashley.magdaleno@penmac.com for more information