Minimum Requirements for Substitute Teaching

  • STEP 1

    A substitute or teacher license issued by the Nevada State Department of Education. To apply for a license, you must have a minimum of 60 college credits.  For an application for licensure, go to   If you have any licensure questions, call the State Department of Education at 775-687-5980.

    STEP 2  

    A completed Washoe County School District "certified" application:
    Applications for substitute teaching will be accepted on an ongoing basis.  Hiring will be based on the department’s need.


    How to Apply

    Please choose the appropriate link below:


     Substitute Services Homepage