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FOR THE 2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR

All current substitute teachers, substitute secretaries, and substitute paraeducators working for St. Mary’s County Public Schools are required to take five online training courses.  These mandatory training courses are offered at no cost by St. Mary’s County Public Schools.  Follow these easy steps to complete your St. Mary's County Public Schools safety training requirements:

Using your web browser, Go to the SafeSchools website for St. Mary's County Public Schools:

Vector Training (formerly SafeSchools)

Enter your Username

Please contact Jane Shafer at 301-475-5511 ext 32247 with further questions or concerns.

SUBSTITUTE HOURLY RATES OF PAY FOR THE 2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR

 Level of Education   Hourly Rate of Pay   Long Term/Dedicated Hourly Rate of Pay
 High School Diploma/GED  $12.50  $13.50
 Associate's Degree  $13.00  $14.00
 Bachelor's Degree  $14.00  $15.00
Master's Degree and Above $15.00 $16.00

Details about the Substitute Incentive Program for the 2021-2022 school year can be found here. (Revised 1/26/2022)

Details about the Substitute Fingerprint Fees Reimbursement Program for the 2021-2022 school year can be found here. 
Substitutes who complete the Substitute Training Course on or after December 10, 2021, and who complete a minimum of 20 assignments prior to June 17, 2022, can request a reimbursement of their fingerprinting fees, up to $60.00

Details about the Friday Substitute Incentive Program beginning February 18, 2022, can be found here.