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Chico Unified School District

EVERY STUDENT, EVERY DAY

Chico Unified School District

EVERY STUDENT, EVERY DAY
 Recommendation Process for 30-day emergency credential 

 Recommendation Process for 30-day emergency credential 

Please review the requirements for the 30-day Emergency Credential  by clicking here to read leaflet (CL-505P)
 
  • First order your official transcripts showing the conferral of a baccalaureate or higher degree from a regionally accredited college or university to your personal mailing address. Electronic transcripts must be emailed to jsmead@chicousd.org directly from the University to be accepted.
  • Visit https://www.ctc.ca.gov/ and create your Educator login and apply for your certificate of clearance. The Certificate of clearance is a $52 fee paid to the commission.
  • Once you receive your official transcripts, schedule an appointment to complete the LiveScan requirements by emailing jsmead@chicousd.org . The cost for a CUSD LiveScan is $52. The CTC LiveScan for the Emergency credential is a separate $52 fee. LiveScan fee's are payable in exact cash, debit/ credit card during your appointment.
               ** Educator profiles and certificate of clearances must be completed before your LiveScan appointments with CUSD
  • Take home substituting packet and complete your recommendation by following the directions in the packet.
  • Please allow up to 2 weeks for your 30-day emergency credential to be granted to you by the CTC.  
 
NON-REFUNDABLE FEE'S
- CTC LiveScan $52
-CUSD LiveScan $52
-Certificate of Clearance $52
-30-Day Emergency Credential $102
Certificated Substitute Application Process

Certificated Substitute Application Process

If you hold a current California Teaching Credential or a 30-Day Emergency credential, please contact Janessa Smead jsmead@chicousd.org to schedule a LiveScan appointment for subbing for Chico Unified. CUSD LiveScan fee is $52.
 
During your LiveScan appointment, you will be given a substituting packet to take home to complete while your LiveScan is being processed.
 
Once the district receives your LiveScan clearance, you will be notified to schedule a second appointment to submit your completed substituting packet. 
The following documents must be submitted with the completed packet.
    • A valid California Teaching Credential or Emergency 30-Day Permit
    • Copy of a negative TB test (within the last 60 days)
    • Printout of CUSD/Keenan Safeschool Training (click here for link to training)
    • 2 forms of Government issued ID's. ( Drivers License & Social Security Card or Passport)

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Certificated Substitute Salary Schedule

 
Pay rates for the 2024/25 school year TK-12 certificated substitutes will be paid as follows:
 
Day-to-Day Substitutes
  • Working a full day* - $175
  • Working more than one-half day, but less than a full day (.8) - $140
  • Working up to one-half day (.6) - $105
 
Long-Term Substitutes (Commencing on the eleventh day of continuous substitute service for the same staff person.)
  • Working a full day* - $200
  • Working more than one-half day, but less than a full day (.8) - $160
  • Working up to one-half day (.6) - $120
 
* If the regular teacher's assignment includes an additional class, the substitute shall earn an additional factor of 0.20 
 
 
Substitute applications for the 2024/25 School Year will be accepted starting:
 
July 8, 2024 
 
by apppointment only!

 
 
Substitute applications for the 2024/25 School Year will be accepted starting:
 
July 8, 2024 
 
by apppointment only!

 
Please contact Janessa Smead  jsmead@chicousd.org to schedule your appointment. 
 
 
Quick Links

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Substitute Questions
(530) 891-3000 ext. 20122
Typical Hours: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.