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M8rPO
Substitute
California - Southern
Permanent or Full Time Teaching
$30,000 - $50,000 per year
  • Guaranteed full-time work, with salary + benefits
  • Clear pathway into the teaching profession, with support along the way
  • Enjoy covered training and working costs
As a 2021 college graduate, you’re one of the most resilient generations. You understand the value of education and its impact on society. You’re ready to launch a career where you’re both a servant leader and active contributor in your local community. 

Los Angeles is experiencing a teaching shortage and we’re looking for driven, hungry individuals eager to help by becoming a Scoot Scholar Teaching Fellow.

Not only will you be helping to solve the teaching crisis but you’ll earn a great income with benefits and paid holidays. You’ll teach and serve students across Los Angeles as a full-time substitute teacher, and receive teaching training and career coaching. 
  • Salary: $38,500 annual salary, with benefits 
  • Work Year: 10 months (September-June)
  • Teaching program: Fellowship for fall 2021-2022 school year and one week of summer training + quarterly PD days 

Job summary: 
As a TeachStart fellow, you’ll join the Scoot Scholar program, a two-year fellowship for prospective teachers who want to earn their CA teacher credential. In year one, you’ll work 9 out of 10 days, substituting full-time at our partner schools and spend your other days on foundational training courses, studying to pass required exams.

During year two, TeachStart fellows work at a Scoot school partner as a lead teacher while earning their teaching credentials through our alternative certification program partner. 

With a growth mindset and a passion for education, you’ll bring your empathetic and innovative nature to the classroom where you’ll help students have an exceptional learning experience. Your self-initiative and hungry aptitude will be celebrated and you’ll make a difference in your local community.  



As a TeachStart Fellow, you’ll:
  • Have guaranteed full-time employment with Scoot
  • Enjoy covered training and working costs
  • Have exposure to a variety of schools
  • Have a clear pathway into the teaching profession, with support along the way

You’ll enjoy: 
  • Direct deposit monthly (provides salary + benefits from day 1)
  • Full-time hours (M-F approx: 8am-3pm)
  • Devoted, awesome Consultants providing personalized support
  • Paid training to prepare you for the classroom 
  • Access to the TeachStart community where you’ll meet other fellows + get invitations to happy hours and social events. 

You should apply if: 
  • You’re ready to fulfill your purpose as a change agent in the classroom  
  • Bachelor's degree 
  • Clear background check 

What to expect:
  • Enrollment in a two-year paid teaching program, with training provided 
  • Guidance and support on passing the state required tests for substitute teaching 
  • Advanced understanding of social and emotional development in children and adolescents

About Scoot:
Scoot Education is the creator of TeachStart, a training program to provide debt-free and salaried pathways for prospective teachers (even those without any prior experience) to become licensed educators.  TeachStart provides a paid pathway into teaching full-time, providing graduates with either a substitute teaching certificate or a state teaching credential.

Apply now: 
Email resume to [email protected] for confidential consideration.
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Jordy Ruwoldt
VP - Operations