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Garden Grove Unified School District's certificated job opportunities are posted on EDJOIN.ORG

The certificated job application is used to apply for teaching and substitute teaching.

Substitute Teacher Opportunities

Salary for substitute teachers is $130.00 day to day and $155.00 after the 10th day in the same classroom. The Garden Grove Unified School District offers a tiered salary after 50 days worked of $140.00 per day, after 100 days worked, $145.00 per day and after 150 days worked, $150.00 per day. Please see Edjoin.org when we are accepting applications for this position.

Requirements for applying:

A Multiple Subject Credential, Single Subject Credential, or Education Specialist Credential is preferred. We will also accept applications from candidates without a teaching credential if they have a Bachelor’s Degree and have passed the CBEST, CSET, CSU Early Assessment Program or CSU Placement Examinations, College Board AP exams, basic skills exam from another state or achieved a qualifying score on the SAT or ACT.  CLASSROOM EXPERIENCE IS PREFERRED AND TECHNOLOGY SKILLS ARE HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.

Application Procedure:

Please fill out the application on Edjoin.org and attach the following documents to your completed application:

  • Resume
  • Copy of Teaching Credential or Substitute Teacher Permit 
  • Copy of your Bachelor’s degree transcripts
  • Copy of your CBEST test results


We will contact successful applicants to schedule a virtual interview via zoom. Those candidates who are offered employment will need to submit the following documents: Valid TB screening test results, original Driver’s License and original Social Security card, fingerprint clearance receipt from the OC Department of Education Clearing House. No other fingerprint clearance will be accepted. If you do not have clearance through OCDE, please call (714) 966-4306, to schedule an appointment.

The Garden Grove Unified School District prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation and bullying in educational programs, activities or employment on the basis of actual or perceived ancestry, age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, parental, pregnancy, family, or marital status or association with a person or a group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics.


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