Forsyth County


    Substitute Teaching in Forsyth County Schools
    The next Substitute Workshop will be February 3, 2016.  
    The registration date is January 6, 2016 (See Step 2 below).

    We offer three open workshops per year, one in late fall, one in the winter and one in the late spring/early summer.  Workshops are limited to the first 100 participants that register. Registration occurs online and fills up very quicklyThe process of becoming a substitute teacher is outlined below. These steps are to be completed in order.  After reviewing the following, if you have questions about substitute employment, please contact Amanda Neighbours in the Human Resources Department at


    1. Complete an online application for employment.  All applications must be submitted online at  No paper or printed applications are accepted. Please note references are electronically completed through your online application and should be professional in nature (people you have worked with in the past - not friends, relatives or clergy).


    2. Register for the Substitute Teacher Workshop.

    All substitute applicants, regardless of certification status, must attend a workshop.  See Registration date below.  Registration is required and must be completed online. Workshops fill up quickly; please be ready to register on the date and time shown below.  IMPORTANT: If you are online prior to 8:30 AM on the registration date, you must refresh your page in order for the link to appear.  Please note there will not be a waiting list.

    Registration Date, Time and Location:   Link will appear here on January 6, 2016 at 8:30AM.  


    3. AFTER registering for the Substitute Teacher Workshop, print, complete and submit the following paperwork in one complete packet to the Human Resources Department.  All forms are required and must be submitted to HR by the date on your confirmation page or else you will not be allowed to attend the workshop.  Incomplete packets will not be accepted.


    4. AFTER registering for the Substitute Teacher Workshop, complete the Fingerprint Requirements.

    Please DO NOT have your fingerprints taken until AFTER you have registered for the substitute workshop.  Download the Fingerprint Confirmation Form above and go to the Forsyth County School's School Safety Department where your prints will be taken (directions and times are listed on the form).  Return the signed Confirmation Form to the Human Resources Department along with a check or money order for $50 for the Georgia Crime Information Center fingerprint processing fee when you turn in your packet.  Make your check or money order payable to Forsyth County Board of Education.  You will not be allowed to attend the workshop if you have not completed the fingerprint requirements.   Please note, the processing fee is non-refundable.





    Last Modified on November 16, 2015