• Substitute Information 2018-2019


    THE APPLICATION PERIOD FOR CLASSROOM SUBSTITUTES IS CLOSED AS OF 08/31/2018.

    PLEASE NOTE!
    After reading the following information – click on the link that will direct you to our new application process.https://branson.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx (Starting May 1, 2018)
    An application must be completed for both the Missouri Department of Education and Branson Schools. 

     

    Welcome to Branson Schools!  We appreciate your interest in our district.

    After receiving your Branson application, your name will be placed on the next upcoming board agenda as a substitute at Branson (you do not need to attend).  After the meeting, those that have met all the certifications and requirements will be invited to a training. the following week.   Delete this
    Attending a training is mandatory before substituting.  If you cannot attend that particular training, we will have one each week following our monthly board meeting.  Delete this

    Due to federal regulations governing our payroll, you are required to present your social security card when applying to be a substitute employee at Branson Schools. We will not compensate you for hours worked without presenting your card.

    Due to the Healthcare Reform Act, substitutes will be limited to substituting four days during a work-week. 

    Returning Substitutes

    You are considered a returning substitute if you were on the substitute list during the 2018-2019 school year and received at least one payroll deposit. Should be 2017-2018

    New Substitutes

    (Including those on the 2018-19 list, but not employed) Should be 2017-2018

     

    SUBSTITUTE TEACHER REQUIREMENTS

    • In order to substitute at Branson Schools, with the exception of secretary, you must have a substitute certificate with the state of Missouri. Successful completion of 60 college credit hours is required to substitute teach (classroom and/or paraprofessional). College credit hours are not required to substitute as clerical staff. 
    • We will no longer accept paraprofessional substitutes without a substitute teaching certificate issued by the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education in Missouri.

    Your DESE checklist will include:

    • Online substitute certificate application
    • Original copies of ALL transcripts to: Educator Certification; P.O. Box 480; Jefferson City, MO 65102-0480. Please make sure they are marked as “Substitute” and include your social security number or educator I.D. (received when completed DESE application).
    • FBI/Highway Patrol Background Check Procedures  I will send attachment to use for link
    • The 4 digit code will be on your checklist after completing the application. Should be: fingerprinting code for classroom substituting is 2081.

      Follow the instructions listed in the appropriate section below this.

    After completing the application process with DESE, you will need to apply with each school district in which you would like to work. 
    https://dese.mo.gov/educator-quality/certification/substitute-teachers

    • If you are new to our district and already have Missouri certification, use the following link for fingerprinting:

     

    Clerical Staff

    Provide a copy of a Missouri fingerprint background clearance dated within 12 months of application or use the following link for fingerprint information:
    https://www.machs.mshp.dps.mo.gov/MACHSFP/home.html

    The 4 digit code will be on your checklist after completing the application.  Should be: fingerprinting code for clerical substituting is 2082.

    There is a possibility the fingerprinting agency will automatically charge the school district for your prints, please reimburse the district as soon as possible after the occurrence.

     

    Nurse

    Submit a current copy of LPN or RN license.
    Provide a copy of a Missouri fingerprint background clearance dated within 12 months of application or use the following link for fingerprint information:
    https://www.machs.mshp.dps.mo.gov/MACHSFP/home.html

    The 4 digit code will be on your checklist after completing the applicationShould be: : fingerprinting code for nurse substituting is 2082.

     

    Substitute Payroll Schedule – I am attaching the new document for to insert