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Licking Regional ESC

 

Substitute Teachers + Aides

EDUCATIONAL AIDES

Licking Regional E.S.C. Educational Aide Requirements

  1. Substitute Aide Application. Please submit the completed application to the Licking Regional Educational Service Center. 
  2. Criminal History Form
  3. Education Aide Permit. You are required to obtain an Educational Aide Permit specific to the Licking Regional Educational Service Center.  Applicants applying for or renewing an aide permit must be complete the process online through the Ohio Department of Education.  Please contact the Office of Certification and Licensure at 614-466-3593 or visit ODE online at:  http://education.ohio.gov/Topics/Teaching/Educator-Licensure (ODE Educator License Applications) for further information. 
  4. BCI/FBI Background CheckWe require a current criminal background check (BCI) and a federal background check (FBI) for all employees. The background check can be no more than 365 days old from the date you are hired and must of have been completed for the purpose of school employment. Background checks can be completed in our office for a fee of $65 (payable by cash or check). Please call for details and/or an appointment. 
  5. Signed Medical Statement. ONLY required if you plan to work at Flying Colors Preschool. Must be completed by a physician. 
Feel free to contact Janel Lewis at (740) 349-6084 or e/mail her at [email protected] if you have additional questions or wish to follow up on your application.  Thank you for your interest!


SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS

Requirements for Substitute Teachers applying through our office:

Please note: ALL LRESC Substitute Teachers are required to have a Bachelor's Degree.

  1. Substitute Teacher Application. Please submit the completed application to the Licking Regional Educational Service Center.  To apply for a district not listed on our application, you will need to reach out directly to the district.
  2. Criminal History Form.
  3. Ohio Substitute, Resident Educator, or Teaching License. Applicants applying for or renewing a license will do so through ODE's website at http://education.ohio.gov/Topics/Teaching/Educator-Licensure. Please select our organization as your eSigner by entering our IRN #047977. You will receive e/mail confirmation once your license is issued. It is your responsibility to print a copy and submit it to our office. 
  4. BCI/FBI Background Check. We require a current criminal background checks (BCI and FBI) for all employees. The background checks can be no more than 365 days old from the date you are hired and must of have been completed for the purpose of school employment. Background checks can be completed in our office for a fee of $65 (payable by cash or check). Please call for an appointment.
  5. On-Line Workshop. You are exempt from this requirement if you have a degree in education and have completed student teaching or have ever held an ODE issued license with documented teaching experience in a K-12 public school setting. 
    1. Previous substitute teaching experience in an Ohio K-12 public school system qualifies for the training exemption.
    2. The online course is offered through the OCST and information can be found by going to their website at  https://www.pickawayesc.org/page/training
  6. Signed Medical Statement. ONLY required if you plan to work at Flying Colors Preschool. Must be completed by a physician. 
Feel free to contact Janel Lewis at (740) 349-6084 or e/mail her at [email protected] if you have additional questions or wish to follow up on your application.  Thank you for your interest! 


For information on how to apply for or renew an Ohio Department of Education license or permit, please click here.