PROCEDURES FOR SUBSTITUTE TEACHER APPLICANTS
Effective January 6, 2014, individuals who wish to apply to substitute teach in the Tangipahoa Parish School System must attend a one-hour in-service at the School System Central Office, 59656 Puleston Road in Amite. In-services may be scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on either Mondays or Wednesdays throughout the year by contacting the Human Resources Department by telephone at 985-748-2505 or 985-748-2521.
Applicants must provide a driver’s license, Social Security card, and one of the following documents:
- high school diploma
- high school or college transcript
- verification of degree or teaching certificate
At the time of the in-service, an appointment will be made for the applicant to be fingerprinted at the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Sub-station on Club Deluxe Road in Hammond so that a background check may be conducted. Applicants will not be allowed to substitute teach unless the Human Resources Department receives notification of a favorable background check.
Questions may be directed to one of the following Human Resources Department employees: