Edustaff Frequently Asked Questions

  • Where can I apply to substitute for CPS?

  • Does Edustaff provide training to their substitutes?

  • I am a certified teacher or retired teacher; can I get approved to sub quicker?

  • I am a current pre-service teacher enrolled in a college Education program, what do I need to do to get approved?

  • What are the background check requirements to sub for Columbia Public Schools

  • Do I need to be fingerprinted for Columbia Public Schools?

  • How do I apply for a substitute certificate in Missouri?

  • How do I complete a registration with the State of Missouri Family Care Safety Registry (FCSR)?

  • When can I start working as a substitute in Columbia Public Schools?

  • Do I get to choose where and when I work?

  • How do I contact a local Edustaff Recruiter