County Consolidated Schools has a new procedure for substitute teachers!
To substitute for Whitley County Consolidated Schools you must have these items
Expanded background check (cost $31.50 and link for Safe Hiring Solutions on
our website under “Personnel” on left side of screen, “Expanded background
check-Safe Hiring Solutions” on the right side of the screen under the WCCS
logo. Or if another school district has completed one of these for you, I will
accept a copy of that background. It is your responsibility to get this copy to
me. This background check could have been results from fingerprinting also.
Valid Indiana Teaching License or Valid Indiana Substitute Permit. If you
are a teacher, I will just need a copy of your valid Indiana license. The
Substitute permit (cost $16.72 for a three year permit) can be obtained online
through the Indiana Department of Education site,
c. Paperwork explained below.
d. You cannot sub until you complete the
"School Safety Quiz"
When you request your background check the results will come to me. I will print
off and send you a copy.
When you apply and pay for your substitute permit, Indiana Dept. of Education
will notify me to confirm that I have a background check on file and then I
can verify your submission. You will then receive an email your substitute
permit is ready to be printed.
At this point, I will need a copy of your permit for your file. You will need to
call 260-244-5772 X 1270 (Deb Sheets) for an appointment to fill out paperwork.
The paperwork includes the profile for Region 8, federal and state tax papers,
and an I-9 form where I need two forms of ID. You will be given instructions on
how to get registered with Region 8 and start receiving calls to substitute for
our schools. Also you will receive a booklet with answers to frequently asked
questions regarding substituting.
If you have any questions, please do not hestitate to contact me at 260-244-5772