• Current PXU Guest Teachers:

    Daily assignments are available online, please note that AESOP works best in Google Chrome and Firefox. 

    AESOP User's Manual

    If you are a current substitute and have questions or are a retiree of the District and wish to substitute, please call (602) 764-1545.


    Guest Teacher Applicants: 

    All guest teachers must apply online through Applitrack.

    Guest teachers or substitutes earn $150.00 or $180.00 a day for 21 days or more in the same assignment. 

    Guest teachers must have an Arizona Fingerprint Clearance Card and Arizona Substitute Certificate or Arizona Teaching Certificate prior to applying as a guest teacher.

    How do I apply for a substitute certificate?

    • All first-time applicants must obtain an Arizona Fingerprint Clearance Card (plastic) issued by the Arizona Department of Public Safety. Call (602) 223-2279 to obtain a fingerprint packet and for more information visit our frequently asked questions. Fingerprint services are provided by your local law enforcement agency for a fee. Arizona Department of Public Safety charges a fee of $67.00 to process Fingerprint Clearance Cards and is payable by cashier's check or money order.
    • Complete an application for certification which may be downloaded. The original Fingerprint Clearance Card needs to be sent along with your Application for Certification; it will be returned. Submit official transcripts (bearing the original seal of the registrar). Photocopies will not be accepted. If the college/university prefers, transcripts may be mailed directly to the Arizona Department of Education-Certification unity. The Certification Unit will only accept degrees, programs, and courses from accredited institutions. Submit the correct fees by money order, cashiers check or personal check made payable to the Arizona Department of Education (ADE). Fees are not refundable and cash will not be accepted. Fingerprint services are available in the Phoenix area.
    • If verification of teaching experience is required, please submit a letter verifying the dates of employment and grade level taught. The letter must be on official letterhead and signed by the superintendent or personnel director.


    For additional information call (602) 764-1545

    The Phoenix Union High School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or immigration status in admission and access to its programs, services, activities, or in any aspect of their operations and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The lack of English language skills shall not be a barrier to admission or participation in the District’s activities and programs. The Phoenix Union High School District also does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices. The following employees have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:


    Title IX Coordinator                                             
    Mr. Juvenal Lopez, Talent Executive Director      
    4502 N. Central Ave.                                           
    Phoenix, AZ 85012                                               

    Section 504 Coordinator
    Ms. Wendy Collison, ESS Director
    4502 N. Central Ave.
    Phoenix, AZ 85012

    For further information on notice of non-discrimination of the office that serves Arizona, or call 1-800-421-3481.