substitute teacher

Flexible work and the chance to change a child's life.

Teach With Us

The benefits of becoming a substitute teacher with Kokua:


Create Life Long Impact

Wake up every day with an opportunity to influence young peoples’ lives.


Flexible Schedule & Fast Pay

Set your own schedule, and get paid within two weeks.


Lead your Community

Join a network of professionals and role models committed to making a difference for youth.

Meet our Teachers

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Sign on as a Kokua substitute teacher in three simple steps.



Submit your application in three minutes or less.



Hear back within one day and interview immediately.


Teach Next Week

Get in the classroom as soon as next week!


Our goal is to get teachers working within the same week of interview!
This depends on the region you are located. In general, we work with many of the most innovative, highest performing public and private schools in your city.
Yes! Our regional operations teams provide webinars, handbooks, and 1:1 coaching to prepare you for your first day in the classroom and beyond.
Yes! You choose your schedule from 3-5 days/week, and have access to Kokua's support team from 6am-8pm every day. You'll also receive quick, competitive pay rates, and sick time in certain areas.
As often as you want to. We have assignments each day of the week in a variety of classrooms and locations.

We partner with some of the most innovative, high-performing schools across the country.

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