Substitute Teaching at NBPS

    • Applicants holding lifetime New Jersey instructional certificates may substitute without applying for a Substitute certificate.  This also applies to applicants holding Certificates of Eligibility with Advanced Standing and Certificates of Eligibility. Apply today! Click here  NBPS Substitute Application  
    • Apply for a Substitute Certificate through the State of New Jersey Dept. of Education.  Apply today! Click here   A Guide for Applicants: How to Apply for a Substitute Credential or CTE Substitute Credential
    • Substitute Certification - minimum of 30 semester hours of college credits are required.  See more information here → Substitute Teacher Credential Pathway
    • Substitute as a School Nurse - New Jersey Substitute School Nurse Certificate, a copy of an RN license, and CPR certificate are required.  


    Long Term Substituting

    You may not be considered for a long term substitute position if you only hold a county sub-certificate. A Long Term Substitute must hold a teaching certificate in the subject area of the classroom.  A separate district application must be completed. The principal of the school reviews the applicant pool to identify candidates of interest and will follow up with you accordingly.  


Pay Rates

    • Full day - $150.00 per day 
    • Half day - $75.00  
    • Long Term Substitute (Certified Teaching Certificate in subject area of class Required) - $175.00 per day
    • Substitute Nurse rate - $200.00 per day  



  • For more information, please contact the Human Resources department:

    Lissette Flores 
    Human Resources Assistant 
    (732) 745-5300, ext. 5435