Human Resources

Substitute Teachers (Alternative Education) General Education/Special Education in Bakersfield and/or Mojave, Temporary/Extra Help

The Alternative Education Program operated by the Kern County Superintendent of Schools Office is seeking Substitute teacher’s (General Education/ Special Education). Substitute Teachers must at least minimally hold a 30-day Emergency Substitute permit if not fully credentialed. This assignment is considered non-permanent and the current rate of pay is $18.00 per hour for substitutes or $38.53 per hour for extra help.

Required items for qualified candidates to be considered are:

  • Substitute /Temporary Certificated Employment Application
  • Copy of Credential

Contact person

Laura Clifton, Human Resources Technician III
Kern County Superintendent of Schools
1300 17th Street CITY CENTRE
Bakersfield, CA 93301-4533
Phone: (661)636-4752; Fax: (661)636-4011

Application for Temporary/Substitute Employment-Certificated

All candidates must file a Substitute/Temporary Certificated Application and Supporting documentation with the Human Resources Department at the Kern County Superintendent of Schools Office, 1300 17th Street, Bakersfield, CA, 93301. Applications are available below, or at our offices.
Substitute /Temporary Classified Employment Application (may be downloaded at