Minimum Education: BA/BS/Undergraduate

Minimum Experience: None

Short-term Substitute Teacher

Job Description:

Short-term substitute teachers at Atlanta Youth Academy fill in for our teachers when they need to be out of the classroom for a day or a few days for illness, personal matters or vacation days. Substitutes have the opportunity to work with students at all levels from Pre-K through 8th grade.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Follow the lesson plans of the absent teacher and ensure optimal, engaged learning for students.
  • Assign classwork and homework as prescribed by the teacher.
  • Modify instructional style to fit the learning needs of students.
  • Maintain a positive learning environment for students.
  • Supervise students outside of the classroom, in hallways, at lunch, at recess, and at drop off and pick up, if required.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned by administration

    Required Professional and Personal Attributes, Skills, Knowledge and


  • A high level of commitment to Christian education
  • A bachelor’s degree and teaching experience are preferred
  • Teaching certificate preferred but is not required
  • Ability to develop rapport with students and exhibits enjoyment in working with students.
  • Demonstrate excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrate computer literacy and proficiency