All New Applicants or Employees Without SearchSoft Accounts
First time users of the West Virginia Application System website must create an account following the directions on the site and save their preliminary profile information regarding certification, tenure, etc. before applying for a job or transfer. This requires an email account.
Prospective substitute teachers with a Bachelors degree with at least a 2.0 Grade Point Average that is not in education must complete an approved training program to obtain a substitute permit, but should complete the initial online application first.