Substitute Teacher & Paraprofessional Services

Job Openings


School Bus Drivers Needed

Please refer anyone interested in becoming a school bus driver to us for minimum requirements/information contact Kathy - 330-345-6771 ext. 228 or tesc_mast@tccsa.net
 

Substitute Teachers Needed for Loudonville-Perrysville Schools

See Substitute Orientation Schedule and contact Kathy immediately at 330-345-6771 ext. 228

 
Areas of Substitute Shortage

List of Areas

See Substitute Training and Orientation Schedule and contact Kathy to register at 330-345-6771 ext. 228

 

Training and Orientation
Substitute Teacher/Support Staff


Training, Orientation and Processing Services are provided in all school personnel categories.

Minimum requirements for teaching - Baccalaureate degree from an accredited higher education institution and current substitute teaching license. 

Substitutes for Trade and Career Tech Programs must meet one of the following requirements for substitute licensure (see attached):

  • Bachelor's degree and current license in the subject area in which they are going to teach, or    
  • Documentation of at least 5 years of work experience in the subject area being taught (some formal training in the subject area is preferable)

TCESC maintains a substitute database of licensed teachers; instructional aides, and all support staff areas.

 

Training and Orientation
Support Staff


Substitute categories include: Paraeducator, School Health Service Providers, Secretary, Custodial/Maintenance, Bus Driver.

 

Training and Certification
ParaPro


Under the federal Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESSA), educational aides or paraprofessionals working in Title I settings must hold an Educational Aide Permit.  This Permit may be granted by ODE in one of two ways:

  1. Successful completion of the ParaPro Test
  2. Hold an Associate Degree (or higher) from an accredited institution of higher education; or at least two years of study at an accredited institution of higher education (defined as 48 semester hours or 72 quarter hours).

To assist ParaPro candidates who wish to prepare for this test, we offer Paraprofessional training in our computer lab at various times throughout the school year.  This two hour session consists of 15 online short courses focusing on Reading, Writing, and Math.  These courses are made available through our Master Teacher Network license.  The Tri-County ESC is also a testing site for Ohio's ParaPro Assessment. 

The cost for the training program is $75.  The cost for the ParaPro test is $75.00.  Please call 330-345-6771 ext. 228 to register. 

 

Items & Documents
Substitute Employment


Items/Documents needed for Substitute Employment in addition to Criminal Background Checks (applicants must come to the Tri-County Office for processing). Notice: BCII/FBI processing could take up to 30-days to process.
 

Teacher/Teacher Aide/School Health Services Provider

  • Official college transcripts
  • Copy of your current OHIO teaching certificate or educational aide permit (and proof of successful completion of State approved ParaPro Assessment
  • Fingerprint verification - NOTICE: BCII/FBI processing could take up to 30-days to process.
  • Attend orientation (see Substitute Training, Orientation and Processing Schedules).
  • I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification
    • The individual taking your application will need to see your driver's license and social security card. If you do not have your social security card, a passport will be accepted.
       

Secretarial, Bus Driver, Food Service, Custodial, Maintenance

  • License as applicable
  • Fingerprint verification - NOTICE: BCII/FBI processing could take up to 30-days to process.
  • I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification
    • The individual taking your application will need to see your driver's license and social security card. If you do not have your social security card, a passport will be accepted.
       

Administrator (Current School Administration License Required)

  • Copies of college transcripts
  • Copies of applicable licenses
  • Fingerprint verification - NOTICE: BCII/FBI processing could take up to 30-days to process.
  • I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification
    • The individual taking your application will need to see your driver's license and social security card. If you do not have your social security card, a passport will be accepted.

For answers to any questions, contact Kathy at 330-345-6771 ext. 228.