Please be aware that if you completed an application prior to February 10, 2014, your account MAY no longer be active.
Only those accounts with previous Substitute applications remain active.
If you DO NOT have a Substitute application and wish to be considered for employment for the new academic year, you must create a new User Account and submit a new application.
You may begin by clicking the REGISTER NOW button to the left to create a new account.
If you forgot your password, click the 'Forgot password?' link below or send a password request with your full name and the last four digits of your Social Security Number to firstname.lastname@example.org.
In order to apply to be a Teacher in New York City's public schools, you must first create a profile.
You will be asked to provide your social security number for identification purposes.
- Check to see if you already have an account in this system using the "Not sure?" box above.
- Review our 2021-22 Teacher Application Guide. This guide lists important information about your eligibility to teach in New York City public schools, documents and information that you should prepare before beginning an application for the upcoming school year, and the writing prompts to which you will be asked to respond.
- Please keep in mind that completing the first stage of the Teacher Application guide, your user profile, will take about 30 to 45 minutes, depending on your experience and whether you have all necessary documents available and ready.