Be A Sub!

Are you a recent college graduate with a degree in education? Have you considered what you will do between now and the spring hiring rush? Do you need to add real classroom experience to your resume?

Schools in the area need substitutes. Muskingum Valley ESC is holding a Winter Substitute Fair from Jan. 1 through Jan. 31, 2019. If you apply for a substitute position during this time, you will receive the discounted Muskingum Valley employee rate of $52 for your background checks. Don't delay - start your career in education today at Muskingum Valley ESC!

Join us for the

Winter Substitute Fair

January 2 - January 31, 2019 - during our regular business hours


Muskingum Valley ESC
Zanesville Office
205 N. Seventh Street
Zanesville, OH 43701

Muskingum Valley ESC
New Lexington Office
1605 Airport Road
New Lexington, OH 43764


What Do I Need to Know and Bring?

  • If you sign up during this event, you will receive a one-time discounted rate on your background check of $52 for both the BCI and FBI. Please bring your driver's license or photo ID. No checks accepted - cash, credit or debit.
  • The application fee for a one-year license is $25. The Ohio Department of Education requires a credit card payment.
  • If you are applying to be a substitute teacher (short term/long term), you must have a bachelor degree. Please bring your official college transcripts to apply for your license.
    • Short Term Substitute Licenses may be issued to the holder with a degree from an accredited institution of higher education.
    • Long Term Substitute Licenses may be issued with evidence of appropriate coursework hours in a given teaching field.
  • On average, a substitute teacher can expect to make between $70 and $100 per day in our area school districts, so you will recoup your fees after just one day of subbing!
  • Help will be available for the application, licensure and background-check processes. Please bring your list of references and work experience (résumé) with you.
  • You can register at either location to sub for any of the following districts:
    Crooksville, East Muskingum, Franklin, Logan-Hocking,Mid-East CTC, Muskingum Valley ESC, New Lexington, Newcomerstown, Northern, River View, Tri-Valley, West Muskingum

For more information on the Winter Substitute Fair,
please contact our Zanesville Office at 740-452-4518 or our
New Lexington Office at 740-342-3502.