Reserves and Substitutes


Welcome reserve teachers and paraprofessionals! You are an important partner in helping us ensure there is a caring and qualified adult inspiring our children in every classroom every day! Your commitment to children and learning allows important work to continue each day--even when our permanent employees are out ill, engaged in training, or planning for innovative opportunities for our students.

APPLY to Reserve or Substitute Access AEsop

Reserve teachers and paraprofessionals, please access AESOP Substitute Calling System for open assignments, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week online or by phone at 1-800-94 AESOP.

Why Apply to Reserve?

  • Flexibility in work schedule
  • Competitive wages
  • Stepping stone to positions in the district
  • Annual workshop
  • District perks: activity pass, MHS Fitness Center
  • Opportunity to try a variety of positions, grade levels and buildings
  • Basic hiring process:

    1. Check at least two recent supervisory references via email reference surveys
    2. File Review
    3. If approved for hire, background check
    4. Orientation meeting

    Information and Resources

    Our Reserve Teacher Handbook provides a wealth of useful information, including related school policies, school start times and contact information.

    Other Opportunities

    In addition to being in our reserve substitute pool, we also provide opportunities for substituting at Transition Plus in St. Louis Park and being a Homebound Tutor.