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BESD#53 offering signing bonus for new Substitute Teachers!
Dan Hollowell
Monday, October 30, 2017

Bourbonnais Elementary is looking to build our pool of substitute teachers.  Subs serve a vital role in BESD#53, filling in for teachers who are ill, or subbing while teachers attend professional development classes. 

Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree (in any field).

Pay: $85-100 per day.

BONUS: $100 signing bonus after you complete first day subbing in BESD#53!


  1. Set up an account online at
  2. Apply for a sub license ($50 fee).
  3. Bring OFFICIAL degreed transcripts and a physical to IKAN ROE, 1 Stuart Dr, Kankakee.
  4. Be fingerprinted through at IKAN ROE by BUSHUE Services, make appointment (877) 342-3042 ($60 fee).
  5.  IKAN ROE will provide a sub authorization packet to bring to BESD#53. 
  6. BESD#53 will help you get set up with our online Sub service, payroll, etc.

BONUS is to help with the start up fees to become a licensed sub.

Any questions, or need help with this process? Call BESD#53 at (815) 929-5100.