Licensed Substitutes

Registration for Coos, Curry and Western Douglas Counties

SCESD, Region 7 maintains a list of approved substitute teachers on behalf of Coos, Curry and Western Douglas school districts. In order to substitute you must have a valid Oregon Teaching License. Oregon teacher licensure requirements are available at the Teacher Standards and Practices Commission (TSPC) website:

All Substitutes, new and returning for the 2020-21 School Year, need to:

Please complete and return the following forms and mandatory online trainings by August 15, 2020. You may either email to , fax them to 541-266-4040, mail them to the ESD Main office ATTN: SUB at 1350 Teakwood Ave in Coos Bay, OR 97420 or return them in person.

A. READ the Substitute Welcome Letter
B. Substitute Teacher Data Form
C. Verification of Receipt
D. READ the Substitute Teacher Handbook
E. Sign the Substitute Teacher Handbook receipt
F. Complete the ANNUAL Safe Schools Training (a link can be found under “ADDITIONAL INFORMATION” – your username should be your first name and last initial. NO PASSWORD IS REQUIRED.) If you have problems logging in please contact Kathy Metzger at 541-266-3951 or
G. Disclosure Release (For new subs, one time only)

In order to become a Restricted Substitute Teacher for our region, candidates are asked to complete an electronic application and interview with District Representatives. The application can be found at

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