Find out how to be a substitute

Interested in substituting for Lufkin ISD?

Lufkin ISD 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 substitute teachers, school aides, custodians, food service workers and nurses for the district.

If you’re interested in working as a substitute for our district, please visit to apply or call (800) 641-0140 for more information.


🏢 Human Resource Services
Lufkin ISD Administration Office
101 Cotton Square
Lufkin, TX 75901
☎️ (936) 630-4300
🗓 Monday-Friday
🕚 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.