Subbing in R3
  • Thank you for your interest in subbing in the Lincoln County R-III School District!

    If you are interested in being a substitute teacher or paraprofessional in the Lincoln County R-III School District, you may use the “willSub” link on the left side of the screen  or go to  You will click on “Start a new application” to apply.

    In order to effectively facilitate the employment process, you will be required to provide the following documents:

    • Copies of I-9 documents; normally a driver’s license and your social security card or birth certificate (If you bring a passport, it will cover both of these ID’s).
    • Banking Information to complete a direct deposit form, or a voided check.
    • Copied of your “official” college transcripts (Which are required for long-term substitute positions or available pay increases based on college degree attained).
    • 3 reference names and valid emails.

    In addition, due to the requirements of the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, if you have not previously had an FBI Fingerprint background check done in the state of Missouri specifically to work in your desired school District in the twelve months preceding your start date, you are required to have this done before you will be able to continue in your new employment with ESS Midwest.

    We sincerely thank you for your interest in continuing or beginning a role as a substitute in the Lincoln County R-III School District.

    For assistance with your application, you may contact ESS Midwest customer service at or call 877.855.7264