Become a Substitute

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Frequently Asked Questions – Print and read before beginning an on-line application



Apply here to be a substitute: Start Application here. We hire substitutes year-round. 

Substitutes: A substitute is an employee who serves on a temporary basis in the place of a current employee. This position is not eligible to contribute to the Teacher Retirement System (TRS).

Vacancy Substitute: A vacancy substitute is an employee who is working in an unfilled vacancy or a temporary funded position. This position is eligible to contribute to the Teacher Retirement System (TRS) at the current contribution rate of 7.7%.



ENTER at least two professional references on the Reference Page of the application. One must be a supervisor reference from your current or most recent employment. 

MONITOR your references. References must be returned for your application to be considered. It is your responsibility to log-in and monitor the references.



Applicants are reviewed daily by HR staff. Approved applicants will be sent an e-mail with further instructions. Please login to your application to check your status for updates.

Please e-mail [email protected] with any questions. 

CFISD Substitute Office
(281) 897-4023
Fax (281) 897-4016
Email [email protected]

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