Substitutes

We LOVE our substitutes!

We are so fortunate for all of the substitute educators and workers who serve our school district.  Thank you for all you do!

Here at Canyons School District, we are committed to creating a team of professional personnel who play a crucial part in helping our students succeed. We recognize and appreciate the skills and attributes that our substitutes contribute every day. Some of the benefits of becoming a substitute are:

  • Valuable transferable skills
  • Flexibility in assignments
  • Practical experience gained in a variety of settings
  • Making a difference in the lives of students/community
  • A stepping stone into other fields
  • A way to stay involved after retirement or between career changes
  • A career choice that accommodates your schedule
  • Being a part of one of Utah’s premier school districts
  • Canyons School District pays for your required background check
  • Great pay
Teacher Substitute PayFull Day
Teacher Substitute – Emergency$95           
Teacher Substitute – Regular$114
Teacher Substitute – Licensed$137

10th Day Long Term (Stipend)  

Only given for teacher substitute jobs
$15

33rd Day Long Term (Stipend)

Only given for teacher substitute jobs
$70

Join our team for the coming year!

New Substitutes:

  1. New substitute teachers are required to complete the STEDi Subskills Course STEDi Training prior to being hired. The cost is $39.95 for the training. Print the diploma when you complete the training.
    1. If you have an active professional educator license or are a retired teacher, the STEDi Subskills Course is NOT required.
  2. Watch all critical policies and Child Abuse modules for the current year Substitute Critical Policies , print and sign the Critical Policies Read & Sign form and the Child Abuse Training Certificate.
  3. Fill out an application for the Teacher Substitute position.
    1. Upload the STEDi Substitute Diploma and Critical Policies Read & Sign form to your application.
  4. When your 3 references are complete, Human Resources will contact you to complete your new hire paperwork and fingerprints. You may download the paperwork beforehand by clicking here.
    1.  Bring 2 forms of ID (Driver’s License, Social Security Card and/or a Passport), a voided check for direct deposit, and your Critical Policies Read & Sign Form, Child Abuse Training Certificate and STEDi Diploma (if you did not include them with your application).

Returning Substitutes:

All substitutes who wish to return for the 2021-2022 school year are required to complete the following steps:

  1. You may print the 2021-22 Intent to Return Revised OR come to the Substitute Office located at 9361 S. 300 E., Sandy, Utah for a preprinted form to complete.
  2. Watch all critical policies and Child Abuse modules for the current year Substitute Critical Policies , print and sign the Critical Policies Read & Sign form and the Child Abuse Training Certificate.
  3. Submit all documents from steps 1 & 2 to Melanie Messam in Human Resources either in person or email: melanie.messam@canyonsdistrict.org for your profile to be reactivated for the school year.

New Substitutes:

  1. Submit an Emergency Substitute application by clicking here.
    1. You must put 3 references on your application to move forward with the next steps.
  2. Watch all modules of the Critical Policies for substitutes and Child Abuse Training for the current year.
    1. Print and sign the Critical Policies Read & Sign form and Child Abuse Training Certificate.
  3. When your 3 references are complete, Human Resources will contact you to complete your new hire paperwork and fingerprints. You may download the paperwork beforehand by clicking here.
    1.  Bring 2 forms of ID (Driver’s License, Social Security Card and/or a Passport), a voided check for direct deposit and your Critical Policies Read & Sign Form and Child Abuse Training Certificate.

Returning Substitutes:

All substitutes who wish to return for the 2021-2022 school year are required to complete the following steps:

  1. Print the 2021-22 Intent to Return Revised OR come to the Substitute Office located at 9361 S. 300 E., Sandy, Utah to complete the form in person
  2. Watch all modules for the current year Substitute Critical Policies , sign the Critical Policies Read & Sign form, and print the Child Abuse Training Certificate.
  3. Submit all documents from steps 1 & 2 to Melanie Messam in Human Resources either in person or email: melanie.messam@canyonsdistrict.org for your profile to be reactivated for the school year.

New Substitutes:

  1. Submit an application for the Substitute Bus Driver position by clicking here.
    1. The transportation department will contact you once your 3 references are successfully submitted their responses.
  2. When your hire has been approved, you need complete your new hire paperwork and fingerprints with Human Resources. You may download the paperwork beforehand by clicking here.
    1.  Bring 2 forms of ID (Driver’s License, Social Security Card and/or a Passport), and a voided check for direct deposit.
  3. You will review and submit your Substitute Critical Policies with the Transportation Department.

Returning Substitutes:

All substitutes who wish to return for the 2021-2022 school year are required to complete the following steps:

  1. Call or email Pam Sorensen in the transportation department at 801-826-5251 or pamela.sorensen@canyonsdistrict.org to inform them you would like to return.
  2. You will review Substitute Critical Policies at the Transportation Department and the Critical Policies Read & Sign form and Child Abuse Training Certificate will be turned in there.

New Substitutes:

  1. Submit an application for the Nutrition Substitute position by clicking here.
    1. The nutrition department will contact you once your 3 references are successfully submitted their responses.
  2. When your hire has been approved by the Nutrition department, complete your new hire paperwork and fingerprints with Human Resources. You may download the paperwork beforehand by clicking here.
    1.  Bring 2 forms of ID (Driver’s License, Social Security Card and/or a Passport), a voided check for direct deposit, and food handler’s permit.
  3. You will review and submit your Substitute Critical Policies with the Nutrition Department.

Returning Substitutes:

All substitutes who wish to return for the 2021-2022 school year are required to complete the following steps:

  1. You may print the 2021-22 Intent to Return Revised OR come to the Substitute Office located at 9361 S. 300 E., Sandy, Utah for a preprinted form to complete.
  2. Watch all modules for the current year Substitute Critical Policies , sign the Critical Policies Read & Sign form, and print the Child Abuse Training Certificate.
  3. Submit all documents from steps 1 & 2 to Melanie Messam in Human Resources either in person or email: melanie.messam@canyonsdistrict.org for your profile to be reactivated for the school year.

The Board of Education is committed to providing a working and educational environment free from unlawful discrimination, harassment, and/or retaliation. Accordingly, no otherwise qualified person shall be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or otherwise be subjected to unlawful discrimination in any District program or activity on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.