Interested in becoming a substitute?


    If you are applying for substitute employment opportunities, please complete the on-line application for the specific substitute position posted that you are interested in. Next navigate to the A, B, C's of Applying to be a Substitute, then go to the Forms and Downloads page and print out the substitute process checklist as well as the required forms. Once the forms are completed, bring the substitute paperwork to HR for processing.

    For classified substitute opportunities to work as a Custodian, Cook Helper, or School Bus Driver, please contact the specific names listed above for more information before starting the substitute paperwork as we have a screening process in place before candidates are eligible for hire.

    NTPS provides certificated substitute coverage for teachers, nurses, librarians, counselors, and principals. Classified substitute coverage is also provided for ASL interpreters, paraeducators, office professionals, custodians, transportation and cook helpers.

    The Substitute Services office coordinates substitute services for the above listed employee groups except for bus transportation and food service staff, which are dispatched from their respective departments.

    Substitute Services is located in the Human Resources Department in the NTPS Administrative Building at 305 College Street, NE, Lacey, WA 98516. Sub Service office hours are 6:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

    Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions.

    Missy Thorkildsen
    Administrative Assistant
    (360) 412-4490