Special Education Substitute Teacher (Great Pay)

Job Title: Special Education Substitute Teacher (Great Pay)
Contract Type: Substitute Teacher
Location: Los Angeles County
Salary: 16.50 - 30/hour
Start Date: 2018/19 School Year
Reference: S0220193
Contact Name: Tom McKinnon
Contact Email: [email protected]
Job Published: January 30, 2019 14:30

Job Description

Want to teach but need a 100% flexible schedule while earning market leading pay? Are you passionate about supporting, growing, and teaching students with learning differences and special needs?

Great! We'd love to speak with you about becoming a Scoot special education substitute teacher!

Check out our application and onboarding process via our website @

Scoot is currently hiring a special education (SpEd) substitute teacher who is  qualified to teach a variety of grades and range of needs across our partner schools in greater Los Angeles. This could be in an SEN school or working in specialized classrooms within a mainstream environment.

The role:

At Scoot, a substitute teacher believes in the value of an exceptional education.
No movie days in the classrooms served by us!

The substitute teacher brings a high level of competency, aptitude for common sense and professional attitude to the classroom. 

They understand the complexities associated with filling in for the day and take great pride in providing a consistent, valuable day of learning even when the regular teacher is unavailable. 

The teacher is professional especially in high-stress situations, reliable, flexible, and eager to quickly build rapport with students, staff and school community. 

The educator understand the complexities of the student population and has a belief in restorative justice.

The substitute teacher understands they are an extension of Scoot and strive to represent the company and fellow team with the utmost integrity knowing they are part of an elite group of educators. 

Skills needed:
  • Experience working in urban setting and quickly building rapport 
  • Empathy, integrity, professionalism 
  • Capacity to lead in stressful situations
  • Ability to communicate with diverse audiences
  • Sense of humor and an authentic passion for teaching 
  • Strong classroom management skills
  • Firm yet kind approach to managing student behavior 
  • A recent TB Risk Assessment
  • 30 Day Substitute Teaching Permit OR CA Teaching Credential
  • Experience working with students identified with social/emotional, learning physical or behavioral disabilities 
Perks of working with Scoot: 
  • A simple and easy application process
  • 100% flexible work schedule - no minimum commitment so you decide when to work
  • Market leading pay, direct deposited every week
  • Opportunity for Scoot to reimburse application expenses
  • Devoted, awesome Consultants providing personalized support
  • Access to professional development to help you develop your teaching skills
  • You will be an official employee of Scoot and benefit from the perks associated
  • and so much more!
How Scoot is different:
  • We are small, local, and understand urgency
  • We get technology and have our very own easy-to-use, real-time software
  • We have heart and strive to build partnerships with schools and educators
  • We put learning outcomes and authentic relationships ahead of financial outcomes 
Company Values:

People are our entire reason for being. If you have what it takes, you will become an extension of our passionate, solutions-driven, dynamic team, truly helping us create exceptional experiences in education. 

You will be partnering with individuals who care about developing meaningful relationships with you and the community as well as striving to "BE GREAT" every day. 

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