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For Subs: Senya at a Glance

Everything subs need to know about Senya in a quick summary!
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What Is Senya?

Senya is a web and app platform where schools can post substitute teacher needs, and substitute teachers can view and arrange to cover those needs.


  • Manage your schedule - work when you want, and take time off when you want!
  • Customize your job search settings, including travel radius and school preferences.
  • Search substitute jobs for single days, multiple days, and long-term opportunities.
  • Choose which schools, grade levels, and subjects you want to cover.
  • View job details before accepting; review lesson plans when available from teachers.
  • Customize alerts, such as when new jobs are posted, when bonus money is added to jobs, and reminders of jobs you have scheduled.
  • View school information and map location.
  • Earn bonus money for taking last-minute jobs posted by schools in the mornings.
  • Rate schools after you complete jobs.
  • Track your rating and Tier progress.
  • Track weekly income as jobs are completed.
  • Market yourself through your profile with ratings, earned degrees, education licenses, and more.

Why Senya Works Better

  • Flexibility that fits your schedule
  • Freedom to choose the classes you are interested in covering
  • Easy onboarding process to understand state requirements and begin subbing faster
  • New partner schools joining throughout the year for greater job opportunities
  • Smart notification system to get you the best opportunities
  • Competitive job pay rates set by schools
  • Bonus money for filling last-minute school needs
  • Weekly payments right through the platform
  • Connections to become a top candidate when applying for permanent school positions
  • Online resources to grow your substitute teaching knowledge and abilities
  • Active customer support team for immediate help

Platform Access

  • Free app download in the Apple Store and Google Play
  • Zero cost to search substitute teaching jobs
  • Non-exclusive so you can work other jobs
  • Only $3 service charge per completed job, automatically deducted from weekly pay for hassle-free app experience

For more information, visit the resource pages below. Ready to sign up? Visit our Substitute page and click the button in the top right corner to begin!

Thinking about Substitute Teaching?

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Senya's Tier Bonus Program

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Senya Partner Schools

Frequently Asked Questions

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