Substitute Teacher

Job Description
Position: Substitute Teacher
Supervisor: Head of School
Employee Type: Temporary, as needed basis

Sophia Academy is an EEO/AA employer.

Job Summary
The substitute is responsible for teaching 5-8th-grade advisor. The substitute is expected to fulfill all duties associated with full-time faculty members. The substitute teacher is expected to work regular school hours: 7:45 AM – 3:30 PM and attend weekly faculty meetings on Wednesday’s from 3:30 – 5:00 PM.

Essential Duties

  • Overlap teaching responsibilities with the classroom teacher.
  • Teach current program content and skills to grades 5-8.
  • Take on a weekly lunch and recess duty.


  • Masters in Teaching preferred
  • Rhode Island Elementary or Secondary Certification preferred
  • Teaching experience /with adolescent girls, and/or low-income communities preferred
  • Valid driver’s license and own transportation.
  • Completed BCI with fingerprints with favorable results.

To apply for this position, please forward resume and cover letter and 3 references to