Substitutes
HELP DESK HOURS OF OPERATION 8 AM TO 10 AM 3 PM TO 5:00 PM

NOTICE TO ALL BISD SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS
TAKE THE EXAM      

Upon clearing with the Brownsville ISD Human Resources Department, you have been directed to this page to begin your learning experience by examining the Brownsville ISD's required documents and resources that will give you an insight of what is expected from you. After you have completed reading, examining, and digesting the information, you will proceed to take an exam. You may use the resources/materials to take the exam.

All substitute teachers will continue to work a maximum of 16 days per month, unless a copy of your current medical insurance is submitted to the HR Dept.

BEFORE PROCEEDING: Download the Substitute Handbook Receipt Handbook Form by clicking here. You must fill it in, sign, and HAND DELIVER it to the BISD Human Resources Department after SUBMITTING the exam

NOTICE TO ALL BISD SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS All substitute teachers will be expected to clock in and out at the campus where they are assigned to work, for this purpose as well as for identification purposes, you will be required a picture BISD identification badge. The ID badge is free the first time that it’s issued to you but if you need to replace it the cost will be $5.00. BISD Payroll Dept. will be responsible for issuing your badge.


Substitute Teacher Requirements:
• Substitute Teacher Application  
• High School Diploma/Transcripts or GED must be in English (Recognized by the Texas Education Agency or a regional accrediting agency) **College Degree from an accredited institution will be accepted in place of HS Diploma/GED.
• Minimum of forty eight (48) semester college hours from and accredited college or university (Remedial, vocational, technical, and repeated courses will not be accepted.)
• References  
• Must complete mandatory Substitute Teacher On-line Training Program
• Candidate must have satisfactory outcome of fingerprinting background check.
   
Special Knowledge/Skills:
• Ability to read, write and communicate in English.
• Ability to communicate effectively with diverse groups of individuals in a professional manner.
• Ability to assist students with academic work at the academic grade level appropriate for the assignment.
• Ability to work as a member of a team to provide assistance to students.
• Ability to follow oral and written instructions.
   



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-Profile Sheet 956 238-4674 This year you will be using your employee ID number instead of your phone number to login into the system. If your employee number begins with “0” zero, DROP the “0” zero, and enter the rest of the numbers. For example: if your ID number is 001234, you would enter 1234.
Substitute Teacher Information and Resources
Substitute Custodians Information and Resources
Safety Guidelines for Custodians
Guía de Seguridad para Conserjes
Request for a Substitute Custodian

We ask that each campus take the time to evaluate the Substitute Custodians work performance
Substitute Custodian Assessment Report