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Substitute Teacher Information

Qualifications for Substitute Teaching

To be eligible for substitute teaching, you must hold a current California Teacher's Credential or an affidavit showing that your application is on file in the Santa Clara County Office of Education. Your credential or affidavit must be recorded at the Santa Clara County Office of Education, 1290 Ridder Park Drive, San Jose, CA 95131. The phone number for the Credential Office is 408-453-6767.

Please complete the application form below and submit it to the Los Gatos Union School District Office, 17010 Roberts Road, Los Gatos, CA 95032. Applications are accepted Monday through Friday between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Call (408) 335-2040 for more information.
Please bring the following documentation along with your completed application:
  • CBEST Card
  • Drivers License
  • TB Clearance Report
  • Social Security Card
  • Valid California Credential or Affidavit
If your qualifications meet the LGUSD requirements and your services are needed, you will be asked to complete hiring paperwork and your name will be added to the automated substitute calling system.