Interested in becoming a substitute?

  • We are pleased that you have chosen to share your time, experience and talents as a substitute employee in our school district! Each year, approximately 1,600 classified and certified substitutes assist us in serving our students. This work is crucial in helping each and every child in our district attain the academic and life skills necessary to succeed in a diverse world. Whether you are a regular substitute or come in only occasionally, we in North Thurston consider each employee an essential part of our collaborative learning environment.

Getting Started

Job Descriptions & Rates of Pay

  • Certificated Teacher Substitute

  • Cook Helper Substitute

  • Custodian Substitute

  • Interpreter for the Deaf Substitute

  • Office Professional Substitute

  • Paraeducator Substitute

  • Transportation Specialist Substitute

Already an NTPS Substitute?

  • Safe Schools Training
  • Absence Management