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Catholic Schools Contact:

Susan M. Gibbons
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100 East Eighth Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202
(513) 421-3131 Phone
(513) 421-6271 Fax

Substitute Teachers

Welcome to the Archdiocese of Cincinnati

Are you looking for an enjoyable experience working in ministry with youth? Consider a paid substitute teaching position in Catholic schools that will:

If you hold a Bachelor’s degree and are interested in changing careers, or if you are retired and have extra time to serve, consider substitute teaching in a Catholic School.

The Ohio Department of Education requires applicants for any NEW license it issues to have a current (within the past year) Ohio criminal background check (BCI) as well as a federal criminal background check (FBI).  The results must be submitted to ODE electronically through WebCheck.  Effective January, 2010, applicants who are RENEWING a license and have lived continuously in Ohio for the past 5 years will need an FBI background check if the report on file with ODE is more than 5 years old on the date the application is received.  A BCI background check is required if you do not have one on file at ODE.  If you have not lived continuously in Ohio for the past 5 years, both the BCI and FBI background checks are required if the reports on file with ODE are more than 5 years old on the date the application is received.


ONLINE APPLICATIONS:  The Ohio Dept. of Education online system is NOT set up to work with Google Chrome as the internet browser;  ODE is advising everyone to use Internet Explorer or Firefox.

Initial Substitute License (online application instructions)

Renew Substitute License (online application instructions)

Substitute Contact Information Form

Background Check/Fingerprinting Requirements

VIRTUS Training for the Decree on Child Protection

For Substitute Teacher Openings, see Teacher Opening Links for Cincinnati/Middletown or Dayton/Northern area located under Career Opportunities.