Become a Substitute Teacher in Virginia

Individuals interested in becoming a substitute teacher in Virginia must meet the following requirements:

  • Have a high school diploma (or GED equivalent) and be at least 18 years of age
  • Possess a “good moral character”
  • Attended required orientations regarding school policies and procedures

Job requirements for Virginia substitute teachers vary by individual school districts. Contact your local school district for more information regarding their application and hiring processes.