Substitutes

Northside is still processing applicants for substitute employee positions. Please refer to the instructions on the right side of this page. You can also access the necessary employment documents required for your processing appointment on the links to the right.

Substitute Office is located at 5617 Grissom Road, San Antonio 78238

Thank you for your interest in one of the most difficult jobs in education--substitute teaching. Very often, children will rely on the skills and abilities of substitute teachers for over one full year of instruction between kindergarten and twelfth grade. NISD recognizes the contributions made by its substitute teachers and supports their efforts toward maintaining continuity of instruction in the absence of the full time teachers.The purpose of this web site is to provide information and resources that will better enable the substitute teacher to reach this goal.

  • The application must be completed online.
  • Please follow the instructions that are on the Substitute application.
  • Application paperwork will only be accepted during the times and on the dates listed in the instructions.

Northside provides FREE training and support for its substitute employees, beginning with its convenient and informative on-line Orientation. The Orientation is required for all persons who are new to Northside.

Prior to making the decision to become a substitute employee, you are encouraged to read the following FAQ’s—frequently asked questions. They should answer most of the questions you might have about the wonderful world of substitute teaching and also convince you that Northside is the District in which you want to do your substitute teaching.