The company provides many substitute teaching assignments daily in many locations. The company notifies employees of open assignments either by email or by phone. Positions also vary by grade, ranging from grade school through high school. The substitute assignments can be in nearly any subject as long as you are certified as a substitute teacher or are a certified teacher in a subject.
Source4Teachers provides an opportunity to learn interpersonal relationship skills, the ability to handle varied teaching situations, and basic leadership skills.
The co-workers are diverse, and many are very cooperative and friendly with others.
The hardest part of the work is maintaining classroom discipline. In certain situations, students in a particular school or classroom are reluctant to learn, and tend to be unruly. As a substitute teacher, your people skills are tested. You need to know the students as quickly as possible, discern who are the most disruptive or are hardest to handle, and control them without overstepping their rights, or the rules of the school and of the state and federal teaching authorities.
The most enjoyable part of the job is working in variety of schools with a variety of grades and students.