Substitute teachers fill a crucial role for the district and the commitment of substitutes is highly valued. We appreciate the time that you give to help our Shawnee Heights Community! If you have questions  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., our substitute coordinator, or call her at (785) 730-5010.

**An important Substitute Pay Change for the 2018-2019 School Year

Teacher Substitute pay is now $100.00 for a full day and $55.00 for a half-day.

NOTE: Long-Term Substitute pay is: First ten (10) consecutive teaching days, the pay rate is $100.00 for a full day. On the 11th day, the pay rate is $130.00 for a full day, for the duration of the long-term assignment. This is only when substituting in the same position for the same teacher.

New Substitute:

  • To be a substitute for Shawnee Heights you must first apply on our job board - New Substitute Apply Here
  • Then turn in the following forms, your teaching license and TB test results to the Central Office New Substitute Forms.
  • Next we will submit your name to the Board of Education which meets the first and third Monday of every month.

Returning Substitute:

  • Each year you must update the Substitute Information Sheet.
  • Each year you must be approved by the Board of Education in the summer to work the upcoming school year – a reminder letter will be mailed out late June.

SEMS System:

Payroll Information

  • Shawnee Heights USD 450 payroll is processed once a month.  The pay period begins on the 16th of the month and goes through the 15th of the following month. 
  • Checks will be direct deposited to your bank account the last business day of the month and your pay stub will be emailed to you.  (The PIN to access your pay stub will be the last 4 digits of your social security number unless payroll assigns you a different PIN.)




Shawnee Heights USD 450, 4401 SE Shawnee Heights Road, Tecumseh, Kansas, does not discriminate on the basis of sex, religion, color, national origin or ancestry, handicap/disability or age. Persons having inquiries concerning Shawnee Heights USD 450 compliance with Title VI, Title IX, Section 504, Americans With Disabilities Act, and the Age Discrimination Act may contact the Human Resource Director, 4401 SE Shawnee Heights Road, Tecumseh, Kansas 66542, (785) 379-5800. Pre-employment drug testing/criminal record check/child abuse checks are required.
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