Substitute Information

Thank you for your interest in serving as a substitute teacher for Oconee County Schools. Under Georgia’s Quality Basic Education Act, substitute teachers must hold at least a high school diploma and participate in a four- hour training. To register for training click here.
If you possess a current, valid Georgia teaching certificate you are not required to attend substitute training, but must complete our online application.
To ensure your application is complete, the following documents must be uploaded:
  1. Proof of highest level of education. (Copy of transcripts or diploma)
  2. Copy of teaching certificate and/or substitute teacher training certificate.
A criminal background check is also required to be eligible for employment consideration as a substitute teacher. Once your completed application has been reviewed and approved, you will be contacted via email with further instructions.
Thank you for your interest in Oconee County Schools. 
Substitute Teacher Pay Rate
  Daily Rate Long-Term
Non-Certified $ 60 N/A
Certified $ 80 $ 100
Substitute Teacher Contact Information:
Clare Williams, Personnel Manager
706-769-5130 ext. 1112


Oconee County Schools will be a nationally-recognized leader in academic achievement by ensuring all students receive a rigorous, balanced education that will enable them to compete in and contribute to a global society.