• Substitute Administrators

    Welcome to the Portland Public School’s Substitute Administrator webpage. The purpose of this webpage is to provide information that will support and assist substitute administrators in PPS.


    Employment Opportunities

    Under the general supervision of a Senior Director, Substitute Administrators provide instructional leadership for an Elementary, Middle, PK-8, or High School campus while the regular full-time Administrator (Principal or Vice Principal/Assistant Principal) is unavailable. 

    In order to be considered for a Substitute Administrator position, you must have retired from PPS in an administrator role and/or left in good standing from PPS in an administrator role and you must submit your application to the current PPS Substitute Administrator job posting. To apply for this position, please visit careers.pps.net and search for job ID 26083. We are currently accepting applications for the 2023-2024 School Year. The current pay rate is $72.48/hour.

    For any questions, please contact the PPS Substitute Office at ppssub@pps.net. For more information regarding the online application process, please review the Online Application FAQs & Resources.