Set kids up for success.

Literally shape the future as a substitute teacher or paraprofessional in one of our Pittsburgh area school districts. Other rewarding opportunities include café/recess monitor and office clerical.

Working for Kelly Education & Pittsburgh area schools

At Kelly Education, we connect passionate people with great jobs in local schools. Whether you’re looking to work a few days a week or every day—want to work in a classroom or a non-instructional role—we’ll connect you with flexible work you can feel good about.  Even if you’re new to the education field, our thorough training and orientation will prepare you to be successful.

If you are searching for meaningful work that enriches the lives of students in your community and want to be a part of moving education forward, we encourage you to apply to be part of the Kelly Education team.

Why Kelly Education?
Professional Development Our free and comprehensive training, paid orientation, and continuous learning prepare you to be successful.
Benefits You’ll have access to ACA-compliant health plans, 401(k), service bonuses, and more
Work-Life Balance We provide a better way to work and live with flexible and steady work options available

Substitute Educator Spotlight



“I really care about the students. I put my heart into it. I’m there because I want to be there for them. You always hear about paying back and contributing to society, and this is a great way to do it. What better way than investing in our youth.” 

- Nick B., Substitute Teacher 


  • What are the requirements to become a substitute?

  • What's the hiring process like?

  • Do I need teaching experience to become a substitute teacher?

  • Am I required to work a certain number of days?

  • What training and support will I receive?

  • How much do substitute employees get paid?

  • What is the school district’s current opening state and learning model?


Available positions

Substitute Teachers
Substitute Paraprofessionals (Teacher’s Aides, Instructional Assistants) Substitute Secretaries
Substitute and Full-Time Cafe/Recess Monitors
Substitute Food Service and Substitute Custodians
Substitute Nurses

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School districts

Allegheny County
East Allegheny, Fox Chapel, Gateway, Keystone Oaks, Montour, Moon, Penn Hills, Penn Hills Charter, Pine-Richland, Plum Borough, Quaker Valley, Woodland Hills, Wilkinsburg, Urban Pathways, and Clairton City

Beaver County
Aliquippa, Blackhawk, Central Valley, Freedom, Hopewell, New Brighton, Riverside Beaver County, Rochester, and Western Beaver County

Lawrence County
Ellwood City, Laurel, Lawrence County CTC, Mohawk, Union, and Wilmington

Butler County
South Butler County

Have an impact on the next generation.

Join our team of 64,000+ substitute educators and staff who make a difference every day.  

Kelly Education
1000 Cliff Mine Road | Park West 1, Suite 390 | Pittsburgh, PA 15275

Milana Kosanovich 
Phone 412.643.4168

Ready to apply? Submit this form and we’ll be in touch!