SubstituteInformation regarding substitute workshops can be found below. If you have any questions regarding the workshop or how to become a substitute in Amherst County Public Schools, please contact the Human Resources Office at 434-946-9376 or [email protected].

How to Become a Substitute:

Persons may apply for substitute teaching by initially completing an online application Substituteprovided by the School Board. Applicants are presented to the School Board for approval. In all cases, the School Board has the responsibility for approving applicants for substitute teaching. Each subsequent year, substitutes are required to re-apply, complete their OSHA training online, and be approved by the Amherst County School Board for the upcoming academic year. All new applicants must attend a Substitute Workshop.

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Substitute Workshop Schedule:

9:00 am-All workshops will be held in person in the Public Meeting Room at the Amherst County School Administration Office.

153 Washington Street, Amherst, VA 24521



Wednesday, August 2, 2023

Wednesday, August 30, 2023

Wednesday, September 27, 2023

Wednesday, October 25, 2023

Wednesday, November 29, 2023

Wednesday, January 31, 2024

Wednesday, February 28, 2024

Wednesday, March 27, 2024

Wednesday, April 24, 2024


*If ACPS is operating on a 2 hour delay, the substitute workshop will begin 2 hours later.

Substitute Workshop Registration Form

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