Substitute Teacher Information

  • Thank you for your interest in substitute employment with Papillion La Vista Community Schools. Substitute teachers are important to the success of the total school program and are expected to perform in place of the regular teacher as directed by the Principal or designee. It is important that substitute teachers carry out all duties assigned to facilitate the instructional process and provide a safe, educationally productive environment in the classroom.

    In order for an applicant to be considered for substitute teaching in Papillion La Vista Community Schools an online application must be completed. Click here to submit an application

    Absence Management

    1. Upon completion of all paperwork the applicant is entered into Absence Management
    2. Absence management allows substitutes to review current assignments, search for available jobs, cancel a job, manage their calendar, review their personal information and more.
    3. Absence Management will place calls to substitutes to offer jobs.

    Click here to access Absence Management:

    Substitute Teacher Rate of Pay:

    • $165 per day
    • $175 per day for long term positons (over 2 weeks)

    Teaching Certificates

    All applicants must hold a current Nebraska Teaching Certificate or be eligible for a Local Substitute Certificate. States differ widely in their requirements for teaching certificates.  If you have questions regarding Nebraska teacher certification, please contact the Nebraska Department of Education at: 402-471-0739 or at