By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pittsburgh Public Schools is in need of substitute teachers.READ MORE: Homewood Youth Football Team Returns To Field After $10,000 Worth Of Equipment Was Stolen From Storage
The request comes as the district gets ready to return to in-person classes on Nov. 9.
The district will have substitute teachers in each school to help in classrooms, and as a result more are needed.READ MORE: Police: Juvenile Shot In The Leg In Sheraden
Right now, there are 425 active subs in the district, with 236 trained and ready to work.
District officials say they prioritize hiring substitutes with a Pennsylvania certification; however, the district also hires substitutes without a certification. Applicants must possess a bachelor’s degree or 60 college credits and participation in the Teacher Prep Program.MORE NEWS: Juneteenth 2021: List Of Events In The Pittsburgh Area
You can learn more about pay and where teachers are needed by visit this link: https://www.pghschools.org/subs