UPK Teachers and Teacher Aides

School Professionals
Date Posted: 04/08/2019
Salary / Wage: per diem
Location: New York, New York
Job Type: Teacher


Finding a permanent teaching position can be tough, but School Professionals can help! Over 450 School Professionals teachers have found permanent positions through substitute assignments. Working as a substitute teacher at a school gives you an edge over other applicants because the staff at the school becomes familiar with you and your style. Even if you don’t find permanent employment right away, we offer some great benefits to our substitutes including:

  • Flexibility to make your own schedule

  • Ability to select which grades and subjects you prefer to teach

  • Borough preference

  • Eligibility for our availability prize program

  • Employer matched 401k

  • Low cost dental coverage

  • Transit Cheks


Your responsibilities as a substitute teacher will include:

  • Carrying out the professional duties of a teacher as circumstances may require

  • Adhering to school policies and School Professionals policies

  • Possessing a positive attitude while working in a fast-paced environment

  • Reporting for scheduled work reliably and punctually

  • Maintaining a clean, safe, and supportive classroom environment


Applying to become a School Professionals teacher is easy! All you need to apply is:

  • Education:  Bachelor’s degree or higher (NYS Certification preferred) for UPK Teacher

    • High School Diploma or equivalent for a Teacher Aide position

  • Experience:  At least 6+ months experience in a Lead/Co-Teacher capacity OR one semester of student teaching completed

Application Instructions:

To apply, please send a copy of your resume to teach@schoolprofessionals.com. Pleas ebe sure to include all experience working with children.