Meet ESS - our new K-12 Staffing Partner

Join our Team with ESS Substitutes. Every Day Counts.

The Barrow County School System has partnered with ESS to manage our substitute program. A leader in K-12 staffing, ESS is now responsible for the hiring, training, and placement of all daily and long-term substitute teachers, paraprofessionals, custodial, and food service workers. 

We are encouraging parents and other members of the community to consider joining us in one of the many substitute openings we have available – this is an excellent way to positively impact your community!

ESS offers the perfect mix of flexibility, training, and support. With the ability to hand-pick your assignments from a user-friendly online system, you get to decide when, where, and how often to work.

Through ESS, substitute positions are eligible for a variety of benefits, perks, and learning opportunities. Click here to review the advantages available to you. 

If you’re interested in working as a substitute for our district, please visit to apply or call 877.983.2244 for more information.

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