For Substitutes

The Capital Area Intermediate Unit partners with Substitute Teacher Services (STS) to fill our substitute teachers and paraprofessionals needs. STS is a seasoned educational staffing agency dedicated to providing Pennsylvania certified/emergency certified substitute professionals and trained paraprofessionals to school districts. If you are interested in being a substitute, please visit the STS website.

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The current daily rate for para-professionals is $88 and $115 for teacher substitutes. 

The CAIU is specifically in need of Pennsylvania Special Education certificated substitute teachers. If you have your Special Ed certification and would like to be a substitute for the CAIU, please contact STS today!

Attention PSERS Retirees: STS is NOT a PA public school entity, and therefore, does NOT participate in PSERS. If you are a PSERS retiree, you are permitted to substitute in PA public schools by working for