Substitute Teachers


Please note: If you are already on the Substitute list for the current year there is no need to attend this orientation, this is only for teachers who are not currently on the substitute list.

Sub Hub

Wolf Creek Public Schools will be offering  MANDATORY half-day orientation sessions for substitute teachers in our division. 

Session Overview

  • Next Session- Thursday, May 3rd. 12:00-3:30. Learning Centre. Ponoka Central Office
  • Opportunity for networking and support.
  • Overview of the online substitute absence management system.
  • Overview and onsite completion of annual compulsory Occupational, Health and Safety Training (OH&S). Recertification of OH&S training is required annually for all WCPS teachers and substitute teachers.
  • Overview of WCPS Substitute Guidelines.


New Subs-“New subs” are defined as teachers who have never been employed in any capacity (including as an EA) by WCPS.  All “New Subs” are required to attend an orientation session.

Returning Substitute Teachers and Employees (**INCLUDING RETIRED TEACHERS)-“Returning Substitute Teachers and Employees” includes anyone who has worked for WCPS in any capacity (including retired teachers, former contract teachers,substitute teachers).  “Returning Substitute Teachers and Employees” are required to attend an orientation session.

New or Existing Contract Teachers-“New or existing  part time contract teachers who wish to be eligible for the  17/18 WCPS substitute list may submit their names at the google form link. New or existing contract teachers are NOT required to attend an orientation session as the online substitute absence management system and Occupational, Health and Safety Training (OH&S) topics will be covered at your school sites.

It is important to note that attendance (except for WCPS contracted part-time teachers) is required in order to be placed on the sub roster for the 2017/2018 school year.  Catch-up sessions will be offered at a later date for anyone who is unable to attend the initial session offered.

Thank you, we appreciate your commitment and support for our students and teachers. If you require any assistance, please do not hesitate to contact WCPS People Services.