• Thank you for your interest in substituting with Pearland ISD for the 2021-2022 school year. Pearland ISD appreciates your efforts to ensure the educational process is not interrupted and to prepare students to perform at their highest potential.


    Substitute Teacher Orientation dates for the 2022-2023 school year will be posted in June 2022. 

    Are you a retired PISD employee and want to be a substitute teacher or paraprofessional? Please complete our online application and call the Substitute Office at 281/485-3203 for additional instructions

    All new substitutes to the District are required to attend an orientation. This orientation will give us the opportunity to meet you and discuss our expectations for our substitutes. 


    Substitute teachers must meet one of the following criteria:

    • have completed a minimum of sixty (60) semester hours from an accredited college or university or
    • have a college degree from an accredited college or university or
    • have a Texas Teaching Certificate

        **A high school diploma or GED for clerical substitute positions.

        ***At least two years of study at an institution of higher education for             aide substitute positions.


    Please click here for substitute pay information.

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  • You MUST complete all necessary requirements listed below prior to becoming a substitute. Once an application is submitted, you will receive an email from the substitute office with information on next steps.

    1. Complete Online Application: 

    Complete the substitute online application. You must attach transcripts and certifications.

    2. Fingerprinting:

    If fingerprinting is needed, you will receive an email with your fingerprint Fast Pass information once you have signed up for the orientation class.

    3. Complete Region 4 Online Training- (Standard/Lifetime Texas Certified/Student Teachers excluded)

    Visit the Region 4 Substitute Training page. Registration is $35 for the online course. Please complete the training once you have received an email from the HR office stating you are in the orientation class. We will not reimburse for the course if you do not get into the orientation class. Upload your certificate of completion to your Frontline application once completed.

    4. Substitute Teacher New Hire Forms: 

    Once fingerprinting has been completed/verified, you will receive an email to complete required New Hire electronic forms via Frontline Education. 

    5. Orientation:

    An orientation is required and upon arrival you will need to submit the following:

    • Acceptable, unexpired documents for your I-9 (do not print out I-9 form)




  • *Do you or someone you know meet the below qualifications to substitute as a Nurse and may be interested in making extra money? If so, please view and share the information below. 

    Substitutes for Campus Clinics: 

    Nurse substitutes: $122 per day

    • Valid RN
    • Valid CPR Certification

    *Once you complete an online application to substitute in our clinics, please contact Christine Beck, Health Services Coordinator, at 281-485-3203 to discuss your interest. Thank you.