Substitute Teacher Information

Thank you for your interest in becoming a substitute teacher with Albert Lea Area Schools. In order to substitute teach for our district you must have a current Minnesota Teaching License.

  • Two-Year, Short-Call Substitute: Available to applicants who have a bachelor's degree, but not in education.
  • Five-Year, Short-Call Substitute: Available to applicants who have completed a teacher licensure program, but do not wish to apply for a full-time license at this time.
  • Lifetime Short-Call Substitute: Available to applicants who held an education license and are currently receiving retirement annuities. Applicants who currently have a Minnesota File Folder Number (FFN) will need to use the paper application online titled "Verification of Teacher Retirement for a Lifetime Short-Call Substitute License"
  • Please click on the link below for more online application information. 

Currently the per diem rate for the school year for substitute teachers is $110.00 per day or $16.50 per hour.