Paraprofessional Substitute Requirements

  • No college hours are required to sub as a paraprofessional.

    Please prepare for orientation by completing the following steps and bringing the necessary documents with you to orientation.

    • Complete the online Substitute application.
    • Complete the DPS Criminal Record Background Check form (this is now part of the online application).
    • Complete the TEA fingerprinting form (this is now part of the online application).
    • Bring a valid Texas Driver's License.
    • Bring your current Social Security Card.
    • Bring a voided check or direct deposit authorization form from your bank for direct deposit enrollment. No paper checks are issued. All earnings are paid through direct deposit only.