Substitute Information

Substitute Information

The El Dorado County Office of Education provides certificated  and classified (hourly/non-credentialed) substitute services to 13 El Dorado County school districts as well as County-operated programs in Western El Dorado County.

*Classified Substitute Positions:

The El Dorado County Office of Education maintains a substitute pool for classified positions in the following areas: 

  • Bus/Van Driver
  • Classroom Assistant
  • Clerical Staff
  • Custodian
  • Food Service Worker
  • Instructional Assistant
  • Health Clerk
  • Library Clerk
  • Yard Duty/Campus Monitor

Pre-employment exams and clearances may be required for some these positions. If you are interested in becoming a classified substitute, please call the Classified Substitute Desk at (530)295-2242 or visit to apply. 

Click HERE for Classified Substitute Rates

*Substitute Teacher Positions: 

To work as a Substitute Teacher, you must hold a valid document authorizing service as a day-to-day substitute teacher. Any California Credential or Permit, based on a Bachelor’s degree and the basic skills examination meets this requirement. If you do not hold a valid California Teaching Credential, you may be eligible to obtain the Emergency 30 Day Substitute Teaching Permit. 

Requirements to apply for an Emergency 30-Day Substitute Teaching Permit are: 

  • Official transcripts showing verification of a Bachelor’s Degree
  • LiveScan clearance with California Commission on Teacher Credentialing 

For individuals working within El Dorado County’s Substitute Teacher pool, EDCOE can assist you with obtaining an Emergency 30 Day Substitute Teaching Permit. If you are interested in becoming a Substitute Teacher, please call the Substitute Teacher Desk at (530)295-2237 or visit to apply.

Click HERE for Substitute Teacher Rates

*Mandated Report Training Access : Public SchoolWorks Online Training

*Address Changes: Do you need to change your address or any personal information? Please download and fill out the form linked HERE and return to

*Frontline Access: Frontline Absence Management System for current substitutes click HERE.

For more information, please see our Frequently Asked Questions