How you'll benefit

Working in schools is often transactional, with vacancies filled by some impersonal algorithm that provides limited support or opportunities for growth.

But it can be one of the most challenging and rewarding jobs you’ll ever have – we get that.

That’s why we offer more support than you’ll find anywhere else.

Market leading pay

Earn a competitive rate that matches or beats any district.

Set your own schedule

Work as much or as little as you like. There are no minimum requirements.

Grow as an educator

Develop your teaching skills with feedback, guidance, and support from your dedicated Scoot consultant.

Weekly pay

Enjoy direct deposit into your bank account every Friday.

Pay nothing to get hired

If there are expenses related to your hiring such as background checks or health screening, we'll cover them.

No certifications required

Whether you’re already a seasoned educator or just starting out, Scoot will find you the perfect assignment!

Create your teaching lifestyle

Whether you’re building a long-term career or seeking a rewarding side gig, Scoot can help! Discover assignments that fit your skills, experience, and interests.

From teaching opportunities to roles in front office administration, clerical work, test proctoring, and supervision, your ideal assignment awaits, and we’ll help you find it.

Enjoy ultimate flexibility

As a Scoot educator, you have complete control over your schedule, and only work the days and times you choose.

Upskill with micro-credentials

With Scoot competency-based learning opportunities, you can earn micro-credentials to boost your professional status.

Go full-time with TeachStart

TeachStart lets you earn a salary while you work toward your teaching credential and matches you with opportunities that have the potential to turn into long-term careers.

Why sub with Scoot

Our people-first,
tech-forward approach

Working in education is one of the most challenging and rewarding jobs you’ll ever have - we get that. That’s why we make it our priority to ensure you have the tools, support, and compensation you need to succeed in every assignment.


Work with a dedicated Scoot consultant who will match you with the best school assignments and be there to provide feedback and advice when you need it.


Design your work lifestyle with the Scoot2Work app. Set your own schedule with no minimum work requirements, accept assignments, and update your availability easily from your phone or computer.


Advance your teaching skills, be prepared for the classroom, and access professional development courses covering topics in classroom management, special education, trauma-informed teaching, plus diversity, equity and inclusion.

on how to
become an educator

We break down the process on becoming a substitute teacher to make your life easier.

Hear from
people like you

“My experience with Scoot has been fulfilling in ways I didn’t even anticipate. My Scoot Consultant made me feel welcomed in a space that was new to me”

Keyon T. Substitute Educator
Multi grades

“They’re really good at matching you up with the opportunities that are right for you. I’m a theater person and they’ve found places where I fit in.”

Laura S. Substitute Educator
Multi grades

“I like being able to move around schools and having a consultant to contact day-to-day.”

Geo M. Substitute Educator
TeachStart Fellow

“The flexibility is amazing. The starting pay rate is amazing. And the ability also to be able to transition into full-time teaching and to get your certification in certain areas. There’s a room full of opportunities for growth.”

Queen K. Substitute Educator
English Language Arts

“Scoot has given me a million opportunities. They’ve been super supportive. If I ever have a problem, they’ve just given me feedback and help me.”

Greg K. Paraprofessional

“They are very customer service oriented. I love that about them, very friendly, very kind, and they make sure that they keep up with you as well.”

Felicia B. Substitute Educator
2nd and 3rd Grade
The Scoot story

The Scoot story

Keeping schools staffed with great educators is no small task.

But we’re making it easier with a people-first, tech-forward approach.

Ready to get started?

Start earning as a Scoot educator.

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