• Substitute Teaching Hiring Process


    1. Please order a sealed Official transcript to be mailed directly or have the school send them electronically. If they are being sent electronically, please send to Dwilliams@roe39.k12.il.us


    1. Apply Online:
               a. Go to ISBE.net/ELIS
                         Educator access link
                               Sign up, create new account

    **(It will cost $50.00 for the application fee and the registration fee will be $60.00. 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.  

    1. Apply online with DPS 61
             a. Go to: www.dps61.org
                →Top right corner, Employment
                       →Create an EXTERNAL account, vacancy desired:
                                     Substitute Teacher

    1. Go to ROE (1690 Huston Dr, Decatur, IL 62526, 217-872-3721)
            a. Bring ONE sealed official transcript (unless sent electronically), your physical,
                and $65 to pay for the background check
              b. Dee Williams will then schedule your fingerprinting appointment

    1. 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 Camesha Halliburton at (217) 362-3035 to schedule an interview.

    Decatur Public School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer and has an Affirmative Action Program.