Substitute Teaching Hiring Process
- Please order TWO sealed Official transcripts mailed to you directly or have the school send them electronically. If they are being sent electronically, please send to HunterN@roe39.k12.il.us AND ALMReynolds@dps61.org
- Apply Online:
a. Go to ISBE.net/ELIS
→Educator access link
→Sign up, create new account
**(It will cost $101.75 for the application fee and the license acceptance will be $51.75. This will need to be paid ONLINE when you are registering, debit or credit card ONLY).
b. A physical within the last year is required for both the ROE & DPS61.
To expedite the process, please have these completed when you go to the ROE.
- Apply online with DPS 61
a. Go to: www.dps61.org
→Top right corner, Employment
→Create an EXTERNAL account, vacancy desired:
- Go to ROE (1690 Huston Dr, Decatur, IL 62526, 217-872-3721)
a. Bring ONE sealed official transcript (unless sent electronically), your physical,
and $60 to pay for the background check
b. Nancy Hunter will then schedule your fingerprinting appointment
- Once ROE has received your fingerprinting results, a packet with all of your information (physical, fingerprinting results, and license) will be mailed to you.
Once you have received that packet, call Alex Reynolds at (217) 362-3035 to schedule an interview.
Decatur Public School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer and has an Affirmative Action Program.